When it comes to dining room furniture most of us overlook the fact that dining room chairs are as important as the tables to make the room appealing. Dining chairs should compliment the style and structure of the tables and also be comfortable. When buying dining room chairs it is always better to keep certain key points in mind such as your dining table's finish, style and dimensions.
Dining room chairs come in various styles like dining arm chairs and chairs without arms in wood or leather finish, upholstered, etc. With so many varieties of dining table chairs we need to carefully consider our requirements as well as our personal liking. Moreover, the chairs have to complement the table for which you need to consider the size, design and finish of both the table and chairs you select.
The very first conclusion we need to settle on is whether to go for armchairs or armless chairs. In general we find armless dining room chairs most preferred by all. They have more of a modern appeal and are comfortable. On the other hand dining arm chairs give a formal appearance. In case of small dining tables, armless dining chairs solve the issue of space. One can accommodate an extra member on the dining table as armless chairs do not ask for much space. If the room is large enough to have an elegant dining table then armchairs will compliment it the best. One option which is popular these days is to have the end chairs for rectangular dining tables as chairs with arms and the rest are without arms.
Another important factor to be taken care of is the dimension of the room and table according to which the size of the dining chairs is considered. In order to get a comfortable seating the dining chairs should be big enough in size. Also, the height of the chairs should match the height of the table. The distance between the seat of the dining chair and dining table should be a minimum of twelve inches.
The build materials of both table and chair should also match. You can't expect a wooden dining arm chair to match a heavy metal table. Also when the table is more of contemporary design, then modern dining chairs are ideal option. Dining room chairs vary in designs and are available in different materials and finishes. Choose dining chairs with low maintenance as they are used on daily bases. Wooden dining room chairs come in attractive designs. The back support of the chair is crafted well to support the back and to look stylish. Different designs can be found in metal chairs as well.
Dining room chairs comes in sets of two, four, five and six. With so many options available in both dining arm chairs and armless dining chairs, it is not difficult to match them with the already existing dining room table.