Bobby Berk says undersized rugs are a big living room mistake

The living room is where we binge-watch home renovation shows, entertain, and often eat our

The living room is where we binge-watch home renovation shows, entertain, and often eat our dinner. Of all the rooms in the home, it’s where we spend the most of our time, so it’s worth casting a discerning eye over the décor. 

Bobby Berk has just shared what he considers to be one of the biggest design mistakes people make in this hard-working room. The interior designer argues that people often don’t choose the best living room rugs to fit the size of their space.

yellow armchair on a rug set against dark shelving

(Image credit: Neptune)

Writing on his blog, he explains why an undersized rug can hold a living room back. ‘A rug that’s too small for a space can have a big impact (and not the good kind),’  begins Bobby.