Patio Chair Seat Covers - Chair covers breathe new life into it and can have a tired looking old bit of furniture. Chair covers are a cost effective way cover up the old pieces which are looking worn to refresh the look of your furniture, and give you a stylish new decor. Chair covers could be purchased from dining room chairs to recliners, to fit almost any type of chair. So you have to know what type of chair you're buying for before you begin to shop the chair covers.
To be able to get covers which will fit your furniture you need to get a measuring tape to measure the bit of furniture with. To be able to get the right fit, you may need to take several measurements. You may need to measure the height of the bit of furniture. You want to know how far the seat of the chair is from the floor. When measuring the floor height you do not 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 round the cover must be. You'll also need to measure the piece at its widest width. You need to measure the height of the chair back. The back of the chair will be several inches taller than the seat of the piece and you may need to know exactly how tall it is.
When you are shopping the type of cover will make a difference as well. Some covers are made to be draped over the chair like a blanket while others are manufactured to fit the contours of the chair. You should look to the material the covers are manufactured from. Some materials have give to them than others do. Read the labels to determine when the material the cover you have chosen is made of has a high level of elasticity.