Kitchen Bar Stools can be a great addition to your kitchen. Not only do they create a social atmosphere, they are somewhere for you, or your kids, to sit and grab a quick bite to eat.
Choosing the right stool can be tricky. There are so many on the market, in all shapes, sizes, colours and designs. It’s vital you pick bar stools that fit with the design of your kitchen, however they must also be comfortable and easy to use. As items of furniture stools draw attention as soon as people walk into the room, so you should aim to buy ones that don’t look out of place.
How To Choose The Perfect Kitchen Bar Stool
The first thing to determine is the size of bar stool you’ll need, relative to the size of the kitchen bar. You should first visualise how high you want it to be- how much leg room do you want, do you want the breakfast bar to be higher or lower when you sit on the breakfast stool? After that, you should carefully measure up, taking measurements of height, width and depth of the stool. Note these measurements down somewhere and keep them safe. A common mistake you don’t want to make is getting the breakfast stool home and finding it’s too big or too small for the bar. So think…measure up correctly and try before you buy!
Another thing to consider is what it will be used for. Will it be a breakfast bar stool for the kids, a general perch for everyone to use, or merely a furnitur