A family room or living room as we usually call it is a common space where all the members of family gather together, where we entertain guests, kids play games, watch tv, read and many other recreational activities take place in this area.
The family room is usually located adjacent to the kitchen, many a times with open planning family room & dining room are combined together to give a more spacious appeal.
Usually this is a place which acts as study area, home theater, even dining space on occasions of festive gatherings.
Family room is the most used space in the house also this is the space which will depict the lifestyle & character of the owner hence while designing this space we should keep in mind that it reflects the taste & nature of the people living in the house.
No matter what the concept some basic things should always be considered while designing the family room