Family Game Room Ideas


Every one of Altura’s homes for sale in desoto tx floor plans in the Sheridan Parc community, except for the Berkshire floor plan, include a den or a second media room. These rooms can easily be transformed into a family game room that can be utilized on hot summer nights.

What type of game room would you like?

A family game room is the perfect way to create a relaxing and entertaining space in your new home that can become the go-to spot to in your home to host game night, play games or watch TV. Decide on the needs and wants of your family and how you would like to utilize this space. There are a plethora of games and gadget ideal for a game room. This contains everything from an air hockey table, foosball table, ping pong table or pool table to arcade games, dartboard, game table and chairs and pinball machine. Include a flat screen TV to watch the big game or your favorite movie or TV show. Add wall shelving or an entertainment console to store your Blu-ray player, gaming console(s), movies and video games.

Select a color scheme

We suggest using a fun and inviting color palette to decorate your family game room. Select neutral colored furniture and bright colors for your accessories. This way you can easily substitute your accessories when you want to create a new color scheme. Welcome color into this space with a chic accent wall or by adding area rugs, throw pillows, vintage soda cooler and window treatments. Dress up the rooms walls with artwork, picture frames, sports team paraphernalia or typography word art print.  

Choose your lighting

No room is complete without having adequate lighting. Choose a lighting design that matches the feel of the room and can highlight the accessories and games you have placed in your family game room. For example, you can accomplish this by hanging a chandelier, drum pendants or neon lights over the pool table.

We hope these family game room ideas have you helped you visualize the type of room you would like in your new home. As an Altura Homes client you will have the opportunity to work with our creative consultants to personalize and help to incorporate these or other ideas into a family game room. Please give Kimberly Cockrell a call at 214-991-6198 if you are interested in learning more about or owning one of our Sheridan Parc homes for sale in desoto tx.