What can I use instead of a sofa table?
An old bench can become a cool-looking sofa table and the design changes required would be minimal. You could either stack two benches to make a taller unit which can act as a sofa table or you can give a bench a makeover and make it taller while also adding an extra shelf for additional storage.
What is the table that goes behind a couch called?
What Is a Console Table? A console table is wide, fairly shallow and roughly as tall as a regular table or desk. A console table is often placed against a wall – but when it’s placed against the back of a sofa, it’s called a sofa table.
Should your couch face the door?
As a general rule, you don’t want to place a sofa in front of a door because you don’t want to block it, and you don’t want people to walk into the back of the sofa. However, if there is enough space and the back of the sofa has nice upholstery, this look can work very well.
What can I use instead of a table?
Here are some of our 20 favorite coffee table ideas that actually aren’t traditional tables at all.
- 01 of 20. Architectural Feature.
- 02 of 20. Vintage Drum.
- 03 of 20. Moroccan Tray.
- 04 of 20. Large Ottoman.
- 05 of 20. Multiple Poufs.
- 06 of 20. Set of Side Tables.
- 07 of 20. Upside-Down Basket.
- 08 of 20. Vintage Trunk.