Television has been the primary source of entertainment for people around the world for decades. However, this traditional form of entertainment has changed dramatically with the development of technology and the Internet. The advent of the OTT service has made it possible for people to watch their favorite shows through multiple screens other than television, such as phones, laptops, projection screens, and so on, whenever and wherever they desire.
To face the challenge, TV itself is being revolutionized to attract more audiences. For example, the emergence of smart TVs has popularized television again, especially among younger generations. Research shows that in 2022, American adults will spend approximately 3 hours binge-watching TV per day. Following current TV viewing habits, this article aims to provide an easy-to-understand TV stand buying guide based on their design styles.
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How to Select the Style of Your TV Stand?
Stylized TV stands are prevalent in today’s market, because they accommodate a variety of interior home styles. When choosing a style, keep the TV stand consistent with the rest of the living room. If you want the TV area to be a centerpiece of your living room, you may select a TV console that is fashionable and eye-catching.
When it comes to Modern&Contemporary TV Consoles, they’re the ideal blend of functionality and minimalist design. Its multi-function involves electric fireplaces, adjustable storage shelves, LED lights, etc. This type of TV media cabinet is often made of one or two of the following materials: wood, metal and glass. Modern TV consoles are usually close to the floor, have a wider range of length options and only need a few steps to install. If you seek a more diverse TV viewing experience, you can choose a modern or contemporary TV stand.
Mid-century modern style furniture is appealing to people who value design and style. Mid-century Modern TV Stands with their elevated design, exquisite doors, and classic tapered legs, evoke a cozy retro ambiance. Most mid-century modern TV tables are made from wooden materials, and smaller in size (fitting 50-60’’ TVs) for a cute look. If you’re a fan of vintage-style furniture or want to buy a stunning living room piece, consider purchasing a mid-century modern TV stand.
Farmhouse&Country TV Consoles have specific external features, including metal hinges and corner accents, barn-style cabinet doors, and white/gray-colored finish. Most modern farmhouse TV stands&media centers have powerful storage functions with open and closed compartments, making them versatile pieces of furniture that can be used in bedrooms, kitchens, hallways and more. Due to their country-style details and warm color palette, farmhouse TV stands best fit for farmhouse style living rooms or living rooms with a neutral color scheme.
A mix of metal and wooden elements is the crucial characteristic of Rustic&Industrial TV Stands. They always have a streamlined profile and come in multiple sizes. To give your apartment living room a sleek feeling, rustic&industrial TV stands sport open shelf designs, which are convenient for you to use the cable box, DVD player, game system, etc. Most industrial TV stands are crafted from engineered wood and metal materials, so they’re a budget-friendly option for most households.
Yaheetech’s TV stand collection covers a wide range of styles, sizes and designs, and most importantly, is affordable for most of you. This article’s selection is our 2022 latest model: a modern industrial style TV console. It’s made of high-quality particle board and X-shaped steel frame.
The tabletop measures 55’’ in width with a max weight capacity of 176 lb, which is perfect for TVs up to 55’’. It has 5 open compartments that come in 3 sizes. The 2 seamless large ones have pre-drilled cable management holes that can accommodate game consoles and the other 3 can house trinkets, souvenirs and more. Available in 2 colors (rustic brown and gray), you can choose the one compatible with your room style and décor.
How to Decorate Different Styles of TV Stands?
After you’ve chosen your ideal TV cabinet, the next thing to do is to decorate your TV stand&entertainment center. Here are some decorating ideas for different styled TV stands.
Farmhouse Wood TV Stand
To cozy up a farmhouse wood TV stand, you may use light colored accent pieces that coordinate with your TV cabinet. You can pick some farmhouse accents, such as woven storage baskets, distressed wooden signs and faux plants, to add a vintage feel and personality to your living room.
Contemporary TV Stand
Decorating a minimalist contemporary TV console always adheres the design principle: less is more, which means limiting decor items to 3-4 pieces. Begin with a coffee table book collection, and add height with a flower vase. To achieve a clutter-free tabletop, you can use a decorative tray to group other decor objects, which is very functional and beautiful.
Mid-century Modern TV Stand
Styling a mid-century modern TV cabinet is an excellent opportunity to show your personality. You can achieve this simply by placing geometric art frames, unique decorative sculptures and glam accent pieces. What’s more, don’t be afraid to use bold color hues, such as orange, blue and green to balance the wooden color of your media center, creating a vivid and warm atmosphere in your living room.
Industrial TV Stand
Thanks to the fantastic combination of wooden finish and metal pipe legs, the industrial TV entertainment center could be an eye-catching piece even without any decoration. You can place an x-shaped industrial bookshelf on both sides of the TV stand to complete the cool, industrial look. Apart from that, adding metal, industrial accent pieces is also a good way to go.
Hope this design style guide is helpful to you! Do you have any other creative ways to decorate a TV stand? Let us know in the comments section below!