Are you planning of buying some barber chairs for your salon? Are you considering some vintage barber chairs? Do you know where you can obtain such? If not then this article will give you more ideas about this particular kind of chair.
Did you know who invented the first barber chair? It was Ernest Koken, born in Germany on 1906. Since his father passed away, he was forced to quit school and leave his homeland. He and his mom live in US since then. He was an artist and while he was working on a barber shop, he developed a reclining chair and it was such a big hit since then. You probably have seen lots of “Koken name’ engraved in different types of barber chairs nowadays.
The durability and design of every Koken barber chair is unique that people don’t hesitate to pay thousand of dollars juts to get an original vintage barber chai
r such as this.
Now let’s go to the types of barber chairs. Actually there are lots of types you can choose from. There are the traditional type, Facial tables and European chair. Each of this chair has its own uniqueness and of course its own price. Usually traditional type and facial tables are a lot cheaper compare to European chairs. So what are the differences between the three types of vintage barber chairs?
This type of barber chair is the most common type of al and it comes with hydraulic. This type of chair will allows the person to raise and lower down his chair as he finds the right and comfortable position he wants. Usually you can find this type of chair in vinyl or leather like materials with chrome base.
This kind of chair are normally used in salons and spas and most called as spa chair. This kind of chair can be easily reclined so that the customer can lay down while the technician do her work. It also has hydraulic so it can be easily adjusted to what the customer wants. It can be easily lowered own or raise up. This chair is adjustable so it can be easily adjusted according to what the customer wants.
As I stated above, this chair is a lot expensive than the two types of barber chairs. This is made from hard vinyl and wooden armrest. It also comes with hydraulic base so it can be easily lower down or raise up according to what the customer wants. This chair is adjustable and it comes with a headrest for more comfy. You will usually see this kind of chair in expensive salons and spa.
There are lots of designs to choose from. There are those contemporary and vintage designs. These kinds of chairs are being sold online and from there you can make some comparison and read more product reviews. These factors are important before you buy the first vintage barber chair
you see on the net.