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37 Types of Chairs for Your Home Explained

I’m a big fan of chairs. While I love a comfortable sofa, especially a sectional sofa, my first choice for seating in any room is a large, deep-seated chair that I sink into, deep and comfortable. However, just like with most other furniture options, we all have our own chair preferences. These various preferences have …

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The Parts of a Chair (Dining, Desk and Armchair Diagrams)

There are many different types of chairs, and some chairs and chair designs are more complex than others. Take a look below at the image of the desk chair. The desk chair in the image is mechanically complex compared to other chair types. On the other hand, the dining chair is simple. The armchair is …

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Do You Need a Dining Table if You have an Island?

So, you have an island already in your kitchen and you’re wondering whether or not you need a dining table. It’s one of those decisions that really comes down to personal preference and can depend heavily on the size (or amount of space available) in your kitchen. While an island offers versatility and functions as …

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The 10 Most Expensive Office Chairs ($1.5M Tops the List)

Furniture can be a huge investment. For most people, however, spending a couple hundred dollars on a chair seems like the top reasonable amount to pay. The following list of the 10 most expensive office chairs available, however, shows a totally different side of the market. Even within this group of luxurious chairs, there is …

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Coronavirus is So Bringing the Tete-a-Tete Chair Back

As per usual, I was shitposting on Twitter and came across something that piqued my interest. It wasn’t just another viral meme I wound up hopping on, like the color commentary on Dr. Phil’s son’s completely batshit house inspired by several Tim Burton flicks. But I saw the above couch and a few others like …

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Your Gaming Chair Options (Console and Computer Gaming)

We broke down and bought the Nintendo Switch. Friends of our oldest son were getting it and so that he’s in the loop, we bought one too. Turns out our youngest particularly likes it, especially the Mario games. It also turns out I’m a fan, especially Mario Kart. Who knew? It’s been years since I …

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DIY Wood Lounge Patio Chair with Cushioned Seat and Back (Chunky Style)

Friends of ours bought a hot tub last year. They invited us over. It was everything we expected – a great time. Kids and adults had a blast. What they also had that they didn’t say were some fabulous new patio chairs. Large, sturdy and super comfortable with a deep seat. They were very much …

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You Laugh at Gamer Chairs, But Your Back Will Thank You

Podcast Version You’re on a mission to make things in your home more comfortable. If you work from home? Getting a comfortable chair for your computer desk is imperative. But you could be overwhelmed at the sheer amount of choice out there and you don’t know what kind is going to be best for your …

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The Ultimate Review Guide to IKEA Dining Room Chairs

Shopping for furniture on IKEA’s website can be frustrating. The product descriptions don’t give you a lot to go on, and while some items have reviews from customers, there are a bunch that don’t. That’s why I went to IKEA and tested out all the options available for dining room chairs, so I could give …

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Our Mega IKEA Armchair Reviews Guide (After a Fun IKEA Store Visit)

Shopping online for furniture is a nightmare. You really have no way to know how comfortable anything is, and if you’re really going to like it in your space. Furniture is one of those things that you really need to see, touch, feel, and try out before you buy it. While customer reviews are fine …

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27 Different Types of Accent Chairs (Ultimate Buying Guide)

Complement the décor of a room by adding a comfortable place to sit with our accent chair buying guide below. Accent chair refers to many types of chairs. We set them all out below so that you get an idea as to your various options. While we don’t cover it here, if you’re looking for …

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I Don’t Understand Why the Wingback Chair is in Style Again (Why?)

I have to admit upfront, that I have owned a fair number of wingback chairs over the years. I have also paid compliments to friends, family members and neighbors who purchased such chairs for their own homes. I have settled into the wraparound comfort of a plush wingback chair in classically-decorated bank lobbies and attorney’s offices, and …

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5 Stylish Reclining Armchairs (that Don’t Look Like Recliners… Thankfully)

Forget the old school recliner chair. You know what I’m talking about. The puffy fabric chair with a large handle on the side that when pulled kicks the chair out like an angry mule. Related: Types of Reclining Sofas | Types of Office Chairs | Herman Miller Chair Review | Types of Patio Chairs | …

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19 Types of Upholstered Chairs

Upholstered chairs are the most commonly seen type of furniture. The upholstery fabric is a big investment and you don’t want to second-guess the material, pattern or color a few weeks after the newly-upholstered chairs arrive at your doorstep. Related: Types of Upholstery Fabric | Types of Furniture Styles | Types of Accent Chairs | Types of …

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31 Best Types of Office Chairs for Your Desk (Based on What You Need)

I’m in dire need of two new office chairs. I have an old one where the faux leather is peeling (looks atrocious but is super comfortable with all the bells and whistles). My other office chair is not bad, but it’s not as comfortable as I’d like. My preference is a very high back, multiple …

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I Spent $1,275 on a Herman Miller Aeron Chair – Did I Waste My Money?

A few years ago, while sitting in my $160 IKEA office chair, I read about a guy who claimed to have spent over $1,000 for a Herman Miller office chair. I thought he was nuts. Who would spend so much on an office chair? Fast-forward several years and literally thousands of hours sitting in a …

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70 Primary Bedrooms with Sitting Areas (Sofa, Chairs, Chaise Lounge)

Thanks for visiting our primary bedrooms with sitting areas photo gallery where you can scroll through all kinds of primary bedrooms with sitting areas. I love sitting areas. I like them all over the house, including the primary bedroom. That’s one reason I like large hotel lobbies – all the sitting areas they provide. Consequently, …

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