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How to Choose a Dining Set for Your Home Better Than Anyone Else

Dining sets are important furniture at home where family bonds and shares stories. Visit this page to learn more about how to choose the perfect dining set for your home.

Whatever your style—modern, contemporary or traditional—, your choice of dining set should be one that satisfies both aesthetics and function. Considering that the dining area is the heart of the home where family bonds and social gatherings are held, having the right dining set is important. 

How to Choose a Dining Set for Your Home

With a wide selection of designs, shapes and materials, choosing your dining set can become overwhelming and time-consuming. Below are some tips to help you select the perfect dining set for your home.

Decide on a table. This includes deciding from the size and shape of the dining table down to the material and finish. Consider the following points:

  1. Choosing the right shape
    Dining tables come in a variety of shapes, including oval, round, rectangular and square. The key is to find the shape that will fit in your dining room and at the same time maximize its space for functionality. For smaller rooms, round and oval tables are ideal.
  2. Choosing the finish that suits your home
    The right finish for your table will depend on your personal style and preference. You can choose from a number of finishes, from wood to veneers to glass.
  3. Choose the size of your table 

    Based on your room size and need, you have to decide whether you want a dining set 2-seater, 4-seater, 6-seater, 8-seater or bigger.

BLIMS Fine Furniture offers a selection of high-quality dining tables in different shapes, sizes, materials and finishes. Click here to view the latest offerings.

Measure and assess your space. Speaking of space, make sure that the dining set you’ve chosen fits perfectly in the dining area by having a space of a minimum of 3 feet between the walls and 2 feet of space per chair. This allows people to move around the dining area, and get in and out of their chairs without accidentally bumping or elbowing each other.

Have smart color choices. The selection of colors and hues of your dining set may seem minor to some, but it actually has a great impact not only on the look of the dining area, but also the mood of the guests, particularly in terms of their appetites. Make sure to make wise color scheme choices. If you want to play it safe, you can choose more muted tones since you can always add color to your dining room by adding colorful décor and accessories and other accent pieces.

Test it out or read the reviews. When buying dining sets, it’s normal to be meticulous in the quality of its make. There are two ways by which you can buy:

  1. Buying your dining set in person
    Buying dining sets in person allows you to fully check the furniture and even test it out before deciding on a purchase. Being able to see and touch the furniture firsthand also gives you the chance to check for comfort and sturdiness.
  2. Buying your dining set online
    Buying dining sets online can be tricky. Since you cannot check out the furniture by yourself, you will have to rely on pictures and reviews to verify the make and quality. You can also contact the seller directly if you have any concerns or questions about a specific dining set. Of course, buying from a reputable establishment is always a good decision.


Different Design Ideas for the Dining Room 

Contemporary Design
Contemporary style features soft and rounded lines as opposed to starker lines seen in modern design. Neutral elements with bold colors are usually contained in this design interior. The main focus of contemporary design is its basic lines, shapes and forms of the pieces.



Modern Design
Clean lines and simple color schemes, which create a very sleek look, best describe the modern look that allows a space to feel uncluttered. However, bold and primary colors are also sometimes part of this design style. 

Check out BLIMS Fine Furniture to view a list of modern dining sets in the Philippines in varying styles and colors.



Traditional Design

The centerpiece of traditional design is the classic and ornate pieces within well-accessorized rooms with dashes of pattern and color. Dark wood furniture is a staple of the traditional look. Click here to see a collection of traditional dining sets from BLIMS Fine Furniture.



The minimalist look that highlights functionality is the centerpiece of Scandinavian design. Pieces are usually in light wood finishes to give the room a relaxed and clean look.



Dining sets play a significant role in any home in the Philippines as we have a penchant of having big dinner celebrations with family and friends on a regular basis. Choose to dine in style and elegance with a selection of dining sets, dining tables, dining chairs, sideboards, and bar stools and tables from BLIMS Fine Furniture. 

For more information, visit any BLIMS Fine Furniture showroom in the Philippines located in the Greater Metro Manila area or Davao City, or visit or Viber us at +639666301394.



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