03rd December 2009
Selecting the Right Type of Stacking Chairs for Your Event
The stacking chairs that you choose for your event will depend on numerous factors.
stacking chairs that you choose for your event will depend on numerous factors.
Is your event indoors or outdoors? Is the event more elegant in nature or less
formal? How exactly are they going to be used, and how long will people be
expected to sit in these chairs? Each of these questions matter a great deal.
The information below will give you information about the different types of
this furniture that are available.
- Wooden Chairs – can be very
stylish, but they can also be very heavy. The surface material can also be
very rough if it isn’t finished properly, and this could easily snag
clothing. With the right finish, however, can be ideal, since they
actually create a warmer ambiance. They will likely be your most expensive
choice, but this is the choice if you don’t want a cold, sterile room.
- Metal Stacking Chairs – Metal
is a good choice, as it is typically quite smooth. However, often metal is
seen as ‘cold.’ Choosing a metal piece is appropriate if you do not
require an air of warmth or cosiness at your event. Metal is also quite
sturdy, and you won’t usually have to worry about these chairs collapsing
under the weight of a person, or bending with use. These are typically the
second most expensive choice.
- Aluminium Chairs – are not
usually very strong or sturdy. They bend easy, and they are prone to
getting dings fairly easy as well. However, they do have their place, and
among the various chair choices, these are often the least expensive. Like
other types, aluminium chairs are usually available in a limited number of
- Folding Stacking Chairs – that
stack may seem ideal, as they can be stacked or folded, but they can also
be uncomfortable. They can be made of wood, metal, or aluminium, and their
price is determined by the material that is used. If the chairs fold, make
sure that the parts of it won’t pinch those who are sitting in them.
determined the type of chairs that you require, you will have to determine whether
your company is better of by renting or purchasing them. There are benefits and
advantages to both options, but in the case of the ones that do not fold flat –
you strongly need to consider how and where the items will be stored if you
purchase them outright. Leasing is always a good option, especially for
As you can see, there really are many things to
consider when it comes to selecting and obtaining stacking chairs for your
event. Make sure that you consider everything before making that selection, so
that you do end up with the right chairs for your event. Consider how you want
your space to look when selecting exhibition furniture for an event, because while there may
be other focal points in the room, the chair that one sits in does get direct
attention from those sitting in them.