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Solid Wood vs. Upholstered Dining Chairs

Upholstered and solid wood dining chairs are quintessential dining room styles, and if you’re debating between the two it can be tough to decide which design is best for your space and lifestyle.</br></br>To make the decision a little simpler, read on for the pros and cons of each!</br></br><strong>Wood Chairs</strong></br></br>Solid wood chairs are the traditional approach to <a title="Dining Room Chairs" href="https://www.atgstores.com/furniture/kitchen-dining-furniture/dining-chairs/" target="_blank">dining room seating</a>. These classics can range from laidback everyday styles to ornate dining chairs with carved detail work. Because of this, different wood chairs can go with nearly any home design.</br></br>These chairs are relatively durable, as spills can be easily wiped up and any surface scratches can be buffed out. They also have the added advantage of being easy to paint or refinish as needed, so they can always keep up with any changes in style or décor.</br></br>With all these pros, it’s easy to see why solid wood dining chairs are a perennial favorite; however, there are a couple of downsides. Many find hardwood seats to be uncomfortable or less luxurious than other options. And, the same sturdiness that makes these chairs durable can also make them heavy and cumbersome to move or store.</br></br><strong>Upholstered Chairs</strong></br></br>On the other end of the spectrum are fully upholstered dining chairs. These also come in a range of styles, but most fabric-covered chairs have a more luxurious and comfortable feel than solid wood chairs. They also offer a lot more opportunity for expressive colors or patterns that can bring a personal touch to your dining space.</br></br>But, all that personality comes with a greater likelihood for stains that makes upholstered dining chairs a tough choice for homes with young children. And when an upholstered dining chair is damaged it can be difficult or costly to fix.</br></br>Durability or extra comfort, enduring styles or expressive statement pieces – when it comes down to it, solid wood and upholstered dining chairs are on equal footing; they’re just made to meet different needs.</br></br>So, when shopping for dining chairs, think about the way you plan to use them and weigh the pros and cons of each to find the ideal style for your space!
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