For years, we all thought a man’s best friend was his dog, but now we know this is just not true. To have a happy husband, father, brother or son, you need to give the gift of leisure! A home that is equipped an entertainment room where he can sit back comfortably and watch the big game is heaven for most men. If you have the space to create a man cave, here are the two most important pieces you’ll need:
Seating is one of the most important furniture buys for creating a great entertainment room! First, choose the type of seating. Do you see yourself relaxing on a recliner or other motion furniture piece equipped with cup holders? This type of living room furniture is extremely relaxing and can make you feel like you are at the movies! Or do you need a sectional with plenty of space for your large family and lots of visitors? Another thing to keep in mind is fabric. Leather will give a room a sleek, modern feel and is easy to clean, and microfiber is extremely soft and has a velvety feel, perfect for relaxing, either would be great choices for this space.
Buying a new TV is very exciting, and now they come equipped with many different features. You can easily upgrade to an HDTV, LED or 3-D technology at a reasonable price. A plasma screen is made of glass and may show more glare, but the colors on an LCD TV are not as vivid. Consider all your options before making your big purchase. Talk to family and friends and find out what they love about their televisions -- it may help you choose what would be best for you! When considering screen size, you may be tempted to go big, but remember, your TV needs to wotk with the size of the room. If you go too big, you may regret it later on. And don't forget to give your new TV a home in an entertainment center. These units also come in many different styles and sizes and can offer fantastic storage capabilites.
When creating your entertainment, area don’t forget the rest of your household. These days, man caves are not only for the men. Kids, teenagers and woman all need a space to relax and watch the shows and moves they like. When creating the perfect space keep in mind that these rooms are can be fun for the whole family!