When you put together your living room you probably had an idea of the things you should start with — a sofa, coffee table, TV, rug, end tables, maybe a few lamps. But this post is all about encouraging you to break free of your pre-conceptions of what the living room ought to be and embrace the myriad possibilities of what your living room could be. Get rid of all your furniture and replace it with beanbags! Turn your living room in a ball pit! Ok, so these five ideas are a little less radical than that — but they'll definitely get you thinking out of the box.