I think it will be the extraordinary option to have the living room that meets with the dining room because its décor reflects the modern and friendly style. This idea will be the solution for you with the problem to design a small home into the very decorative home that answer and fill the needs of all family members at your home. Why don’t you consider to have the living room meets dining room option, or some people call it as open floor dining room and living room. This will save some of your home space. At your home, having the living room and dining room identically have the same role, thus it is the good decision to have living room meets dining room.
To save space, open floor dining room and living room is deliberately good for many people, including me. There i can have wider area because I open the room of living room and dining room and i remove the wall separator between those rooms. As the result, I see that my room looks larger and contemporary. However, the open floor does not give more privacy to the home owner, especially if there is a guest that comes to your home while you are preparing a dinner, I think it will be quite annoying but no more if you think that this situation gives you very friendly atmosphere. Dining room and living room is my favorite place, and I think most people think so, thus having the living room meets dining room is a great deal.
By having the dining room and living room in an open floor, it will be the more interesting and fascinating room because even you can enjoy seeing TV while having dinner together with the loved ones. You also can have more friendly atmosphere when you invite other people to come to your home for enjoying the dinner together. While you are preparing for the dining table and the food, she/he will enjoy sitting in the living room in relax while talking with you without any limitation. There are still several advantages and benefits of having living room meets dining room. The pictures here could be inspiring for you, see those as well before leaving.