Old, worn-out, stained or damaged chairs can make your room appear unkempt. One way to change the look of your room, and possibly make your chairs more comfortable to sit in, is to use chair covers. The chair covers are one of the simplest ways to dress up just about any type of chair for any occasion. The fabric of chair covers can accent other textures or colours. For worn furniture, the chair covers also can give new life without the cost of reupholstering. Chair covers are relatively easy to make, even if you don’t know how to sew. The project should take no more than a few hours and, depending on the fabric used, these covers can be inexpensive. But when you are shopping for chair covers one of the best places to find really low prices on these items are at online shops. You have to know a little more about your furniture when you shop for these items online, because the returns are not as easy as driving across town, but the savings make up for the difficulties you might run into.
Before you begin to shop online, or in brick and mortar stores, you need to know the size of your furniture. You need to measure the sofa for length, and height. The type of arms your furniture has will also play a large role in the chair covers that you buy for them. Measure each chair for width, height and arm width.