What is a swivel chair?

Answer A swivel chair, also called a revolving chair, is a chair with one central leg that permits the chair to spin around. Swivel chairs serve as desk chairs, computer chairs, workmen chairs, bar stools... Read More »

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What president was responsible for inventing the swivel chair?

Thomas Jefferson, the United States' third president, invented the swivel chair. After seeing a revolving Windsor chair in Europe, Jefferson improved on it by adding an arm and leg rest. Jefferson'... Read More »

When was the swivel chair created?

Thomas Jefferson is credited with inventing the swivel chair around 1776, the same year he wrote the Declaration of Independence. Jefferson is believed to have written the Declaration of Independen... Read More »

How do I adjust a Pottery Barn swivel chair?

Twist the KnobTwist the ball-shaped knob under the large seat while holding the seat with your other hand so it doesn't move. Turn the knob to the left to make the seat lower; turn the knob to the ... Read More »

How to Restore an Antique Wood Swivel Chair?

Antique wood swivel chairs are becoming a cherished item by many antique collectors and they do turn up in auction sales from time to time, so it is good to know that you can restore them to their ... Read More »