Whether you’re redesigning your current home or moving into a new one, it’s helpful to understand precisely how much space you have. In addition to measuring your rooms, you should also know how large your furniture and other belongings are.
In this article, we’ve looked at various industry sources to compile a list of standard furniture dimensions for sofas, mattresses, and kitchen tables. If you cannot measure your furniture (or you forgot to do it before you arrived at the furniture shop), you can use the following guidelines as a reference.
From modular lounges to sofas to chaises, there are many different types of lounges that you can buy for your home. As a result, it is a bit tricky to provide a set of standard dimensions for a sofa, but we can give you an approximate range.
According to the furniture company Wayfair, tradition-style couches typically have the following dimensions:
Luckily, it’s much easier to provide accurate dimensions for mattresses since they’re sold in standard sizes across the country. It’s worth noting that these bed sizes may vary by a centimetre or two, depending on the manufacturer.
Regardless, here’s a basic breakdown of mattress sizes in Australia:
Just like sofas, dining tables come in a range of sizes and shapes, so it can be hard to put together standard dimensions. In spite of this, Dimensions.com have some general guidance on the average sizes of these types of tables.
According to the website, most kitchen and dining tables have a height between 71 and 76 cm. However, there’s more variation when we look at the widths of tables:
For the average homeowner, keeping track of these measurements and dimensions can get tricky. And if you’re in the middle of moving house, it becomes just another task to add to your to-do list.
If you’d prefer to leave it to the professionals, get in touch with the team at Pabs today. Our property stylists are experts in interior design and home staging, with a deep understanding of market demographics and current trends.
At Pabs, we’ll help you transform your home into an attractive piece of real estate that dazzles potential buyers. Learn more about Pabs and what we do by visiting our website or calling us on 1800 20 10 20.