Sofas and chairs are definitely the stock components of a living room. Sofas particularly come in many different varieties, ranging from double to four-seaters with no particular functionality to sofas with reclining features, slides and even sofa beds that are useful for unexpected overnight guests. Every one of these forms of functionality involves an extra cost, and that means you should choose wisely when you elect to include them. If you have several extra bedrooms for guests, and why purchase a recliner when you never use it, for example, there is little need for a sleeper. Not all people like a footrest or even recline back when sitting, so any type of living room furniture you opt to purchase should be determined first by your own specific needs.