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Non-Swivel / Stationary Bar Stools

Stationary bar stools stand still, they do not swivel or turn. The legs usually go straight down from the seat and don’t flair out. Because there’s no swivel mechanism, there’s no gap between the seat and the base of the stool.

Stationary or non-swiveling stools often have a sleek look because they don’t flair at the bottom. This can help you keep a neat and clean look in your room. Stationary stools are also neater by design — they usually have straight, clean lines and aren’t as wide as swivel stools.

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The main differences between stationary and swivel stools

Stationary bar stools tend to only have a footrest on the front of the stool, because the fixed seat keeps you facing in that direction. Stationary stools go nicely next to a wall or in a corner, since they don’t swivel and don’t need to be pulled away from the wall when in use.

Sometimes people turn swivel stools until the back bumps into the counter or the wall. This happens most often when they sit or stand. These bumps are less likely to happen with stationary stools, because the backs of the stools don’t swivel. That’s why we suggest padding swivel stools where they would bump a counter.

Keep your stools straight for a neat appearance

Just like chairs at a table, you’ll have to straighten your stationary stools to keep up a neat appearance. This isn’t a big drawback, though, it’s just part of the style of non-swivel stools.

Stationary stools could be safer for your children

If a child tries to climb into a swivel stool, the seat can spin and create a falling hazard. With stationary stools, though, the base and seat are more stable for little explorers.

No assembly required

Our non-swivel bar stools don’t need any assembly — they arrive at your home in one piece, fully put together, because there are no moving parts.

It’s easy to re-upholster your stationary stool

It’s easy to remove your stool’s padded seat for re-upholstery. Just remove the four screws, cover your fabric over the top, and staple-gun the overlapping fabric to the bottom of the seat. Re-attach it with the four screws and you’re done.

The Parsons stool — a stationary classic

The parsons stool is a popular stationary stool. It has a full padded back and a padded rectangular seat. The only visible wood or metal on the stool is on the legs. Parsons stools come in traditional or contemporary style, with all types of upholsteries.

What does it feel like sitting in a stationary stool?

Stationary stools usually give you a straighter posture because the backrests are farther forward than on swivel stools.

Many of our customers say that they rarely lean back in their stationary stools because they use them while doing something on a counter – eating, crafts, using a laptop, etc. As you can guess, stationary stools are great for working because they help to keep you alert.

Swivel stools lean back a little because of the swivel mechanism under the seat. It’s not much, but people seem to notice a difference. If you like to lean back, you might consider a tilt swivel stool.

Non-swivel stools can be just as comfortable as swivel stools depending on the seat depth and width of the stool. Tall people need a deeper seat than shorter people and wider individuals need more width.

Every stool’s measurements are listed on its product page, including seat depth, seat width, and overall height. Seat depth is measured from the front of the seat to the back of the seat. Seat width is measured from left to right. Overall height is measured from the floor to the top of the back.

I hope we haven’t confused you with all of this information! If you have any questions about whether a stool will fit you or your room, please get in touch with us. You can always call us at 610-737-5693 or email for free barstool expertise!

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  • Sale! 3110 Hampton Black Wood Stool $210.00 $199.00

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  • Sale! Holland's #3120 Hampton Black Wood Stool with Blue Seat Cushion, Backrest and Footrest $219.00 $209.00

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  • Sale! 3130 Hampton Medium Wood Stool in Tan Fabric $219.00 $209.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Albany Wooden Bar Stool with Arms and Back $700.00 $679.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield Chair's Anthony Wooden Bar Stool with Tall Upholstered Back and Seat with Wood Frame $750.00 $719.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Appollo Stationary Bar Stool with Upholstered Seat and Back in Bronze $600.00 $589.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Architect Industrial Barstool Bench with Distressed Wood Back and Seat Cushion, Metal Legs $700.00 $655.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield Chair's Ardmore Transitional Armless Bar Stool with Back $700.00 $638.00

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  • Sale! Lisa Furniture's #186 Atlas Backless Swivel Stool $225.00 $209.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Brady Backless Bar Stool in Red Frame and Wood Seat $329.00 $309.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Co - Brady Backless Stool with Seat Cushion $350.00 $329.00

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  • Sale! Brady Modern Barstool with Solid Beechwood Seat & Back by Grand Rapids $409.00 $389.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapid's Brady Stationary Barstool with Wood Back and Seat Cushion on a Sled Base $429.00 $409.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Brent Cube 18-inch Backless Stool with Purple Upholstery $400.00 $379.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids - Brent Cube 30" Backless Barstool $430.00 $409.00

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  • Sale! Wesley Allen's Bridgeport Non-Swivel Stool with Back and Curved Arms $500.00 $462.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Company - Brooke Stool with Upholstered Seat $550.00 $519.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Company - Brooke Stool with Upholstered Seat and Back $600.00 $569.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Company - Brooke Wooden Stool with Short Backrest $500.00 $449.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Bryant Wooden Bar Stool with Barrel-Shaped Back $800.00 $775.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Burke Wooden Bistro Stool with Square Seat $600.00 $579.00

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  • Sale! Wesley Allen's Canton Backless Oval Stool shown in Silver Bisque metal and Vinyl seat cushion $210.00 $199.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Cara Modern Wooden Stool $555.00 $515.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Casey Transitional Bar Stool with Curved Backrest $600.00 $579.00

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  • Sale! Chloe Bar or Counter Stool with Wood Frame and Seat Cushion $480.00 $459.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Clancy Wooden Bar Stool with Button-Tufted Backrest $780.00 $739.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Crescent Stationary Bar Stool with Zig Zag Backrest $200.00 $175.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Darcy Upholstered Stationary Bar Stool with Vertical Channel Quilting on Back with Sled Base $500.00 $429.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Darien Wooden Bar Stool with Upholstered Back $700.00 $679.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Darlene Upholstered Stationary Bar Stool with Thick Cushioning and Sled Base $450.00 $419.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Dilworth Wooden Bar Stool with Back and Seat Cushion $720.00 $639.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Dora Upholstered Wooden Bar Stool with Back $700.00 $675.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Douglas Wooden Bar Stool with Backrest $609.00 $549.00

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  • Sale! Wesley Allen's Dumas Ultra Modern Bar Stool with Back and Square Sled Legs $420.00 $399.00

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  • Sale! Amisco Edison Stool with Arms and Upholstered Seat and Backrest $450.00 $425.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Edwin Stationary Bar Stool with Back and Seat Cushion $253.00 $229.00

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  • Sale! Amisco Ethan Stationary Stool with Low Back $350.00 $332.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Ethan XL Stationary Modern Upholstered Bar Stool with Low Back $370.00 $349.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Evans Wooden Stool with Upholstered Seat and Back $650.00 $629.00

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  • Sale! Felix Jr. Modern Stool with Wood Shell and Metal Base Frame $350.00 $329.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield Chair's Greta Modern Upholstered Bar Stool with Arms $700.00 $669.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Haines Wooden Bar Stool with Nailhead Trim $600.00 $559.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Hanson Upholstered Modern Stationary Barstool with Low Back and Four Legs $350.00 $329.00

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  • Sale! Amisco's Hanson XL Upholstered Modern Stationary Barstool with Low Back and Four Legs $370.00 $345.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Company - Harbor Backless Bar Stool w/ Stainless Steel Footring $550.00 $519.00

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  • Sale! Harper 26" 4-Leg Stool with Partial Upholstery and Wood Back $425.00 $409.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Company - Harper 4-Leg Counter Stool $539.00 $509.00

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  • Sale! Harper Black and Silver Counter Stool for Modern Kitchens $400.00 $369.00

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  • Sale! $500.00 $449.00

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  • Sale! Harper Modern X-Base Stool with Burgundy Upholstery and Off-White Frame $600.00 $549.00

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  • Sale! Harper 26" X-Base Stool with Wood Seat and Back by Grand Rapids Co. $430.00 $409.00

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  • Sale! Harper 30" Barstool with Upholstered Low Back and Seat $550.00 $529.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Co. - Harper 30" 4-Leg Barstool with Wood Seat and Back $410.00 $389.00

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  • Sale! Harper 30" Modern Barstool with Low Back for Kitchens and Restaurants $450.00 $429.00

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  • Sale! Amisco Hint Stool with Wood Backrest, Metal Frame and Seat Cushion $250.00 $229.00

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  • Sale! Wesley Allen's Hugo Modern Backless Stool with Square Sled Legs $320.00 $295.00

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  • Sale! Grand Rapids Chair Company - Hurdle Backless Stool $370.00 $329.00

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  • Sale! Fairfield's Ian Modern Barstool with Sled Base $700.00 $679.00

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  • Sale! Holland Outdoor Stool for Counter or Bar Heights $149.00 $118.00

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  • Sale! Jill Stool 2 - With Seat and Back Upholstery $470.00 $439.00

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  • Sale! Jill Stool III with Seat Cushion and Wood Back Trim $435.00 $399.00

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