Sofas and chairs are definitely the stock components of a full time income room. Sofas specifically 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. All these forms of functionality involves an extra cost, so that you should choose wisely if you elect to include them. If you have a couple of extra bedrooms for guests, and why purchase a recliner in case you never use it, by way of example, there is little need for a sleeper. Not all people like a footrest or even recline back when sitting, so the type of living room furniture you decide to purchase should be determined first by your own specific needs.