your TV though. In most cases, an entertainment center has a door to hide things with shelving to store media components. In some cases, there will be side cabinets which you can use as shelves.
If your living room is small or if you don’t have a lot of things, a decent option would be to go modular. This way you can expand the shelving as necessary.
Hanging shelves can be the perfect way to spruce up an empty wall and give you a spot for photos and other keepsakes. Hung around framed pictures, this could be a way to give life to an othewise naked wall.