I like the idea of a "sofa table": When a sofa is floated in a room, place a table of the same height behind it to make it into a functional area and less of a visual roadblock. I like it with chairs--becomes a great spot to watch TV while doing work.
The vibe of this transitional multipurpose room is relaxed and inviting thanks to a blend of contemporary furniture, rustic accents and industrial finishes. A dartboard and foosball table offer fun gaming options, while a TV stands at the ready for movie night. A neutral color palette gives the room an open feel. This room was a winner in HGTV's 2014 Fresh Faces of Design Awards.
Multipurpose Room Ideas : One of the easiest ways to maximize a small space is to make your rooms work smarter. Use these multipurpose room ideas to make the most of your square footage.Dining Room to \"Hangout\" Room Once a rarely-used formal dining room, this space sees much more action now as an office space for mom and a hangout room for kids. The daybed adds seating and capacity for overnight guests.