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About Bar Stools
Belly up to the bar, and make use of wasted counter space. Bar stools give your guests just the right perch to admire your meticulously decorated kitchen, and they create a more functional, hospitality-oriented dining area. Decorate your bar with placemats, and transform a decorative black hole into a useful eating area. Plus, you can have a conversation with people sitting on bar stools while you cook. Bar stools can add personality to your home and can enhance the mojo you've got going on in your kitchen. A pair of rustic, wooden bar stools with gingham cushions can add just the right touch to a country cottage theme. Shiny chrome bar stools with slick, red vinyl upholstery can top off a kitchen filled with retro Coke posters, classic car magnets and an Elvis Presley clock. A rustic Italian themed kitchen calls for wrought iron bar stools with color coordinating cushions. You can't forget about functionality when it comes to bar stools, either. Decide whether you want bar stools that swivel and spin or come with armrests and footrests so that your grandmother isn't uncomfortable when she stops by for tea. It's essential that your bar stools are just the right height for your countertop, so take measurements before you buy. You don't want adults to barely see over the counter, but you also don't want them to feel like giants towering over everyone else. When you add bar stools to your kitchen, you add function and flair to the room.