Different Types of Recliner Chairs


A recliner chair is an armchair whose back can be lowered and foot can be raised to allow the sitter to recline in it. Also known as reclining chair, it has become very popular in the modern homes because of its comfortable feel and style which makes it a must have for every living room. There are a number of types and styles of reclining chairs depending upon their reclining capacity. Apart from this recliner are also available in a variety of colors and upholstery choices.

For knowing about the different styles and choices of chairs just go on the internet and search for recliner. You will find various different styles and types of chairs, and you can easily select one for yourself that suits your specifications and budget.

Here are the basic three types of recliner available in the market. They are basically categorized according to the number of positions they can recline to:

1. Recliner chair with two positions: These types of recliner chairs reline only to a 45 degree angle and back to its normal position. It is very good and useful when relaxing or reading, but becomes uncomfortable if you want to sleep or think on it. Recliner with two position reclines are the cheapest, because they do not have as much mechanism built in them like the higher models.

2. Recliner chair with three positions: Three position recliner can be reclined and inclined back in three different positions. They are much more comfortable than their two position reclining counter-parts. Hence you can go for them with a normal budget.

3. Recliner chair with infinite positions: In this type of reclining chair you can recline or inline the back and footrest of the chair at any position and angle you desire. This is achieved by a two motor system which allows the back to recline and stay at any position you want. Unlike its two and three position recliner counter-parts, the footrest in the infinite position reclining chairs can be adjusted separately, thus giving you the best and most comfortable experience on the reclining chair. You can use this type of chair for all purposes, including sleeping, relaxing, reading, thinking and much more.

Apart from this the reclining chairs are also available with other additional options, like swiveling reclining chairs, recliner with arm rest, massage recliner chairs and so on.

Source by Terro White