Covers For Glider Chairs - Chair covers can take a tired looking old bit of furniture and breathe new life into it. Chair covers are a cost effective solution cover up the old pieces that are looking worn, to refresh the look of your furniture, and give you a stylish new decor. Chair covers can be purchased from dining room chairs to recliners, to fit almost any type of chair. And that means you have to know what type of chair you are buying for before you begin to shop the chair covers.
To be able to get covers that will fit your furniture you need to get a measuring tape to measure the bit of furniture with. To be able to get the fit that is right you'll need to take several measurements. You may need to measure the height of the bit of furniture. When measuring the floor height, you don't need to include the height of the back of the chair.
You may need to measure the width of the seat on the chair to determine how big around the cover must be. You will need to measure the piece. The arms of the piece may increase when measuring the width of the cover by several inches so take this into account. The back of the chair will be several inches taller in relation to the seat of the piece and you'll need to know how tall it's.
When you are shopping the type of cover will make a difference too. Some covers are made to be draped on the chair just like a blanket thrown over a bed, while others are created to fit the contours of the chair. You need to look to the material that the covers are manufactured from. Some materials have than others do, give to them. Read the labels to determine whether the material the cover you have chosen is made of has a high level of elasticity.