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Don't Toss Them Out: Why Buy New Chair Covers Instead Of New Chairs

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If you've decided to buy new chairs, it's time to rethink that decision. You could spend your money on brand-new chairs, but there's a better option. You can buy new chair covers instead. You might not know it, but you can replace the covers on your upholstered chairs. That's true for everything from accent chairs to dining chairs. You can even include a stain guard to keep your new chair covers looking brand-new. If you're not sure that new covers are right for your chairs, read the list below. If you're dealing with any of the situations described here, it's time to buy new chair covers.

Your Chair Frames Are Still Sturdy

If your chairs are still in good condition, don't replace them. Quality chairs are hard to find. If you replace your chairs, you might not find good replacement options. That's where chair covers become beneficial. Chair covers allow you to get more use out of your chair frames. That's especially beneficial if your chairs are part of a set or if you can't find other chairs that match the style. 

You're Redecorating Your House

If you're getting ready to redecorate your home, you need to think about colour and style. If your chairs don't match the new decor, you might think you need to invest in new ones. Luckily, that's not the case. You can buy new chair covers instead. One of the benefits of chair covers is they come in a variety of styles, textures and colours. That means you can buy chair covers that match your new decor. You can even buy themed chair covers. That way, you can change the chair covers to match the holidays or to match the decorations for special events. 

You Want a Sustainable Option 

If you're trying to live a sustainable lifestyle, don't throw out your chairs. When you throw out old chairs, they usually end up in the local landfill. Not only does that take up space in the landfill, but it also depletes valuable resources. That's because raw material gets used to manufacture new chairs. You can improve your sustainability by investing in new chair covers instead. When you buy new chair covers, you don't need to invest in new chairs. 

Your Old Covers Are Worn Out

If your chair covers are worn out, don't cover them with towels. Breathe new life into your existing chair with new covers. With new chair covers, you can get rid of the stains and holes that make your chairs unsightly.

Contact a local company to learn more about replacement chair covers