How to find the right Recliner - Introduction
Looking for your first recliner and don’t know where to start? We are here to help!
Most people don’t think too much about picking out a recliner, but that is a dangerous road to go down. In a couple of months, you will be extremely unsatisfied and disappointed, wondering how your recliner broke down so fast. You will also be left with a $200+ piece of junk chair which isn’t fun at all.
The first thing you need to figure out is why am I buying this recliner? Do you suffer from back pain and need some relief? Are you looking for an affordable way to decorate or mix up your home layout? Are moving into a new office and need a reclining office chair?
It is important to know what you are looking for. Without understanding what you need, you will likely get stuck with a recliner that isn’t right for you. Fortunately, we are here to make the difficult part easy for you.
There are 5 sections that you need to know about; recliner guides, recliners for, brand reviews, popular recliners, and recliner tips, tricks, and deals. Let’s get into it!
Anything under our recliner guides section will talk about general recliners. For example, you might be looking for the Best Swivel Recliners to put in your newly furnished basement or the Best Rocker Recliners for your parents. Below you find some of the most popular pages readers search for.
The Best Stylish Leather Recliners
One of our most popular articles is our top 10 Best Leather Recliners Guide, in which we reviewed and analyzed the best leather recliners on the market. Typically, it is difficult to figure out which leather product is high quality and which one is worthless. There are a number of factors to consider before you make your final decision. What type of leather is it? Do you want a power leather recliner? How do swivel recliners and leather mix? Furthermore, you have to consider price ranges, rating quality and how different leather recliners might fit into your living room and home. We try to make it easy for you as possible; we go over genuine leather vs. faux leather and the construction and comfort of unique chairs. You will also want to know how to clean your leather recliner, maintain it, and helpful tips in case of an accident.
Need a lift? Check out our Power Recliners Guide
Removing the manual component of a recliner is beneficial for multiple reasons. It makes it easier to recline for those struggling with health benefits, and it reduces the risk of injury. Folks also find that a power recliner is a great option for people with disabilities and those recovering from an injury. You can read about all these topics in our Best Power Lift Recliners Guide. We also go through the must-know factors and features you need to look out for.
Check out more Popular Guides
Our “Recliners For” section was created to bring readers anything they might need a recliner for. These guides are super focused on specific problems and provide recliner suggestions and tips to help you out. For example, one of the biggest furnishing issues that people come across is that the room or space they are trying to decorate is awfully small. In a case like this, our Guide on the best Recliners for Small Spaces is a life-saver. It provides some of the best chairs that fit into tight spots and look good.
Best Recliners for Back Pain
Another huge problem we see is people suffering from back pain. It can be exhausting dealing with the same throbbing pain day-in and day-out. People turn to our guide on the Best Recliners for Back Pain, where we look at not only the chairs but the benefits of using a recliner and ways to help reduce overall pain.
Best Recliners for Nursery Rooms
We often find mothers (and fathers) scrambling last minute to get everything they need before their new baby arrives. One of the things they usually forget is a recliner for their nursery. To make things simple and easy, we created the complete guide to finding the ideal chair with our Best Recliners for Nursery Rooms Guide. We go over everything from rocking and comfortable padding to safety mechanisms and styling details.
Check out more articles from our "Recliners For" section
Reliable brands are important to recognize and reward for their ability to provide consumers with top quality products. Our brand reviews section has some of the top recliners brands and the unique styles they each bring. You can find some of the most popular ones below.
Catnapper recliners are premium chairs that are produced with top quality materials and some of the best design we have seen. They bring the fluffiness back into recliners that we so dearly missed. In our Catnapper Recliner Reviews guide, we go over the different types of upholstery, sizing, and structure that Catnapper uses for their chairs. We also look at how their solid frames and construction make them one of the best brands out there.
Another brand that has risen in the ranks is Simmons. They became famous for their Phoenix and Miracle Pearl recliners that were exceptional in design and function. Our Simmons Recliner Reviews guide has the best Simmons recliners for different materials, price points, and design selections. Overall, Simmons has shown a wide selection in their collection, and they continue to do an excellent job of matching recliners with sofa sets and general home décor.
Check out more Brand Reviews
As certain recliners get popular, we review the good and bad about them. Each recliner review is a complete breakdown of the chair, from features, design, and upholstery to customer reviewed perks and summarizations.
Cozzia Dual Power ZG Recliner
The Dual Power ZG Recliner is one of the most complete recliners and is one of the popular high-end chairs. It has advanced features and a flawless look that comes in black, ivory, and chocolate. As an overall piece it presents great style and functionality – arguably our favorite recliner so far.
Baby Relax Mikayla Swivel Gliding Recliner
Other than its incredibly long name, the Baby Relax Mikayla Recliner is one of the most advanced recliners when it comes to baby-care and comfort. Before we talk about its baby features, its premium upholstery is what stood out the most and lasts beyond its years of child nurturing. It also features an easy-pull and ball bearing mechanism that makes rotating and relaxing super easy.
Check out more Popular Recliners
Tips, Tricks & Deals
Our tips, tricks, and deals section is our most visited and relied upon section. It provides existing recliner owners and folks looking for protection and affordable options with the information they need. Read the headings below, and you will know exactly what we mean.
How to Fix a Recliner that Leans to One Side
If you have an old recliner or a chair that has begun leaning to one side, then you will want to read our Complete Fix it Guide – On How to Fix a Recliner that Leans to One Side. Consistent strain can have a lasting impact on a chair so you will want to fix your problem ASAP. These issues are usually caused by poor construction, poor materials, heavy usage or accidents. It can be difficult throwing away your old recliner, but if you follow our steps, you may not have to.
How to Reupholster a Recliner
Over time every recliner goes through some ware and tare. Constant usage, pets, and unnatural movements stress out the upholstery. If your chair has gotten to the point where you need to reupholster it then check out our Guide on How to Reupholster a Recliner. You can also watch the video below for a detailed demonstration.
Slipcovers for your Recliner
Simply put, recliners need protecting. This is especially true if you have kids or pets that accidentally damage your new chair. Pets leave hair and kids leave spills, it’s almost as if they work together. This deadly combo led us to create our Top 10 Slipcovers for Recliners Guide. We looked at multiple protectors to find the best ones for different recliners and ottomans.
Recliners for your Kids
Speaking of children, they love recliners just as much as adults. However, recliners for kids are thankfully different. Our guide goes over the top Recliners for Kids that include great upholstery, cup holders, ottomans, and cool patterns for boys and girls.
Affordable Recliners under $200
Folks looking for well-priced recliner options love our guide. We constantly update our Recliners under $200 list and include the latest chairs that creep under the 200 mark. Who doesn’t love an affordable chair?
Wrapping it all up - Final Thoughts
That just about does it! We hope you now have a better understanding of what you are looking for and the important factors behind it.
Looking for a recliner for massage chair is probably a bit more complicated than you thought, but going through all the options and features is definitely worth it. Nobody wants to be stuck with a bad purchase and returning a recliner is not a fun process.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding any recliners or reclining issues, please leave us a comment below and we will be happy to answer it.