Sofas and chairs include the stock components of a living room. Sofas especially 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. If you elect to include them, each of these types of functionality involves an extra cost, so you ought to choose wisely. If you have a number of extra bedrooms for guests, and why purchase a recliner in the event you never use it, as an example, there is little need for a sleeper. Not all people like a footrest or to recline back when sitting, so the kind of living room furniture you choose to purchase should be determined first by your own specific needs.