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Take a Seat and Make a Decision: Dining Room Bench or Dining Chairs?

By on Last modified: October 12, 2018

The growing popularity of online shopping has improved furniture industry’s revenue…a lot. The ability to easily compare products, find lower prices, and the great transaction security are just some of the things that have contributed to the rapid growth  of online household furniture sales over the past few years. Thanks to this and the many discounts and promotions, shopping for indoor furniture that suits both your style and budget is possible, especially when shopping online and when doing it at the right period of time.

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Since the furniture industry releases new collection at least twice a year (spring and fall in particular), if you want to get a good deal for dining room furniture pieces, the months right before the new collections reach stores are the ideal time to shop. In other words, the end of the winter and the end of summer are the months in which retailers will be discounting their old indoor furniture in order to make room for newcomers. So now that you know when’s the right time to shop for dining room furniture, let’s see what seating options you can choose from for creating a dreamy yet comfy dining room.

Although still popular, lately dining chairs have been replaced by a more unique and pretty versatile seating option – benches indoor type. The first main benefit of investing in benches indoor use intended is that they are durable and a great space saver while being able to accommodate lots of guests. For example, a dining bench can accommodate approximately up to 3 people and in that same space, you might be able to fit 2 chairs. For providing more free space for your kids or pets (especially when playing) you can simply put away the benches under the table. Simple as that! When compared to chairs, benches make for easier cleaning (under them and under the table) and when not in use as a seating option, they can be easily transformed into a decorative piece or as a TV stand.

Dining chairs, on the other hand, are great as each guest can have his/her own seat without feeling squeezed. Just like benches, chairs can also be moved around which gives you lots of options on how to arrange them around the table. But since both of them are available in a range of colours, sizes, and shapes, you can easily mix and match them and implement both of these furniture options in your dining room.