Bertoia Diamond Chair Seat Cover - Chair covers breathe new life into it and can take a tired looking old piece of furniture. Chair covers are a cost effective method 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 may be purchased to fit any type of chair from dining room chairs to recliners. So you have to know what type of chair you are buying the chair covers for before you begin to shop.
So that you can get covers that can fit your furniture you need to get a measuring tape to measure the piece of furniture with. You'll need to take several measurements to be able to get the right fit. You will need to measure the height of the piece of furniture. You want to know how far the seat of the chair is from the floor. When measuring the floor height you don't need to include the height of the back of the chair.
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 consideration. 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 also. Some covers are made to be draped on the chair just like a blanket thrown over a bed, while others are made to fit the contours of the chair. You need to look to the material the covers are created from. Some materials have more give to them than others do. Read the labels to determine when the material the cover you've got chosen is made of has a high level of elasticity.