Footstool is a piece of furniture that is used to support the feet of the person sitting on the sofa or a person seated on some chair. The footstool is combined with chairs of any sort to rest the feet. The individual can stretch out his leg and can rest easily while sitting on a chair or a sofa. The footstool also provides support for people who can’t touch the floor while they are seated on a chair. The footstool help in reducing the pain in legs and feet thus, allowing a person to unwind and relax.
Features of Footstools
Footstool is low, small and light weight. It is wide and has a flat top with no back or sides. It does not cover up much space in the room. It can be put alongside the chair to be used easily when needed. Most footstools are simple having flat top and broad sides and are only used for the purpose of resting feet and legs. The footstools being manufactured nowadays have hollow spaces in between. The hollow spaces are used as a storage unit. You can store essential items in these spaces and can keep any spare clothes or cushions.
Advantages of Footstools
The footstools are primarily made of wood. Wooden furniture looks modern, stylish and contemporary as compared to metal furniture. Some footstools are sold with chairs. Especially while buying arm chairs, coordinating footstools are sold too. Footstools have many advantages for the human body. While sitting on a sofa or a chair, these can bemused to rest your feet and legs. The leg pain can be reduced to a certain level using footstools.