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Design Your Own Custom Sectional at Bassett Furniture

When it comes to maximizing your living room's comfort and seating capacity, sectionals present some of the best options in room design. Not only can a sectional sofa fill out a large space, but it can also offer the chance to diversify your seating arrangement with several different elements, including a chaise lounge, recliner, an extra chair, or an ottoman.

At Bassett Furniture, you'll find an extensive collection of sectionals to satisfy every taste and style. Our online selection features all types of arrangements, both big and small, that can help to transform your living room into a relaxing oasis of comfort. But, we can't anticipate every family's needs, wants, and preferences.

That's why we are also happy to let you take control and design your very own custom sectional. Take charge from the get-go and pick all the pieces you want, arranged and styled exactly how you want them.

Schedule a design consultation appointment with one of our in-house design associates today to get started on your custom sectional sofa.

How to Personalize Your Custom Sectional

Many components go into a great sectional sofa. Before you start designing your own, let's review some of the major steps in the process.

Choose Your Sectional Pieces

Choosing your pieces is an exciting part of the process, as it will have the most significant impact on how your new custom sectional looks. There are several standard pieces to consider:

Loveseat – a standard two-seat piece that includes an armrest on one end. You can also choose an armless loveseat.

Sofa (right- or left-facing sectional sofa) – a sectional sofa is most commonly found in a 3-by-3 arrangement (with three seating cushions matched to three back cushions). However, you can extend the length of your sectional and deliver even more seating capacity by adding additional chair seats to the sofa section.

Armless Chair – an individual seat used in building out the sofa element of a sectional

Recliner – a seat equipped with either a manual or mechanical reclining option that lifts the legs and allows users to stretch out in a more comfortable horizontal position.

Corner Chair – this element connects the main sofa piece to another part of the sectional. The corner chair (or seating corner) usually functions at a 90-degree angle. However, if your sectional is going into a large space, you can increase the angle and create a wide footprint.

Sofa Bed (right or left-arm facing sleeper) – a fold-out bed that can be incorporated into the main sofa component or the loveseat.

Chaise Lounge – a great choice to bookend your custom sectional, this extra-long seat allows you to relax with your feet up.

Ottoman – a floating seat with no armrests that can serve as a makeshift chaise lounge or a place for a serving tray to hold your drinks and snacks.

Choose Your Upholstery Options

Once you have chosen the layout of your custom sectional, you can decide on the type of upholstery you'll want to add. Our upholstery workroom features hundreds of designer fabrics and dozens of leathers of various colors and textures.

Pick out a few favorites and have the sample swatches delivered to your home. Or, come into a Bassett Furniture store nearest you to check out all available options in person.

Custom Sectional Color Options

One of the best parts about building a custom sectional or custom living room furniture for your space is the ability to pick the exact color and material you want. Not only does the color affect how your room feels, but depending on the precise material, it can also change the feel of your piece.

Choose Your Arm, Cushion and Base Styles

There are several arm styles to choose from, and these can have a determinative effect in defining the style of your custom sectional. Track arms, for example, are an excellent choice for contemporary tastes. In comparison, the rolled arm is a suitable selection for more traditional styles.

Cushion and base choices are a bit more straightforward. You will typically see back cushions in one of three options: loose back, semi-attached and tight back. The sectional sofa base comes either with legs or with a fabric skirt.


Bassett Furniture, Your #1 Source For Custom Sectional Sofas

Need some inspiration before you begin designing your customizable sectional sofa? Find the Bassett Furniture store nearest you and check out some beautiful sectional sofa examples in person.

Our Custom Sectional Collections

We carry a range of custom sectionals in collections that reflect the most popular styles and trims. The Bassett Modern Collection features clean lines, lux accents, and a relaxed/comfortable feel. To something more traditional and classic like the Alexander collection featuring a timeless design that can adapt to all phases of your life as you live it.


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