Bar & Counter Stools
How Tall Should Bar Stools Be?
Common Stool Heights
Most counter stools range between 25 to 30 inches, with "tall" barstools ranging between 30 to 40 inches. When picking a counter or bar stool, it's important to leave about 10" between the seat of the stool and the bottom of the bar or counter so your legs have a comfortable amount of space.
Custom Design Your Bar Stools
Here’s the fun part – with Bassett’s custom design program, you’ve got a myriad of options, colors, styles, leathers, and fabrics at your fingertips. One of our professional design consultants can step you through the process of creating your new counter or bar stool. Add your own individual aesthetic to your new counter stools or match existing decor. The world is your oyster. And if oyster is the color you want for your new bar stool, we can do that, too!
With so many different materials, fabrics, and patterns, you can create almost any look. One of our expert design consultants can guide you step by step through the design process.
What is the difference between a bar stool and a counter stool?
In all reality, there is not much difference between bar stools and counter stools. The only difference is that kitchen island counter stools may be more apt to have a back on them than counter stools.
What bar stools are in style?
The counter height bar stools that are most in demand right now are typically made of solid wood such as Oak or Maple. In addition, they also feature no arms. Upholstered styles are just as popular as those without upholstered seats or backs. There is also a growing trend towards saddle kitchen stools as well.
Find Your Nearest Bassett Store
Use our store locator to find the nearest Bassett location to you and browse our showroom floor. Get ideas for your next project and then make an appointment with our design team. Together, we’ll create the perfect bar and counter stools for your kitchen.
Bassett Furniture isn't only limited to kitchen counter stools. We also specialize in other dining seating options such as dining chairs and benches. We want to make sure your family and guests are eating meals together in comfort.