Everyday, drivers use their cars as places to eat, drink, relax, etc. However, what we do in our cars leads to dirt, stains, damage, bacteria and in need of constant maintenance inside the car.
Upholstery, especially seats, slowly deteriorate and lose their original clean appearance. Plus, manufacturers don’t offer any way to restore or fix damaged upholstery without facing costly expenses.
So, what is the solution? You need to protect your original car seats with seat covers!
A brand new set of custom seat covers will not only protect your seats, but provide you with a new look and feel for your car’s interior. Your vehicle interior will feel fresh, clean and new. Besides, you might even customize your interior by finding seat covers with a color accent to match your vehicle exterior color. Well preserved seats can add hundreds of dollars to the vehicle resale value for a small investment of as little as $50.
There are multiple car seat cover options, tailored to meet the standards of even the most meticulous drivers. Whether you drive a sedan, truck, van or SUV, you’ll quickly discover seat cover options are plenty available on the market. There is an extensive selection of seat covers from the best-known brands in the industry and at a value that won’t break your bank. If your vehicle is not equipped with factory seat warmers, you can purchase heated seat cushions that will give you this option in addition to protecting your seat upholstery.
My goal is to inform and educate readers about the available seat covers and make recommendations based on my research and knowledge accumulated for many years in Automotive industry. Following my recommendations, you will be able to choose the right seat covers.
The simple way to find your ideal set of seat covers is to think about the way you use your ride. Who goes in and out of your backseat? What comes in contact with your seats? The answer to these questions will determine the best seat cover to suit you.
Find the Best Seat Covers for Your Lifestyle
Families with kids are all responsible for some of the mess inside your daily driver. Leatherette is a stylish way to protect your upholstery from ketchup spurts, fruit punch spills and coffee stains. They offer a leather-like look, are resistant to cracking and fading, and only need to be wiped down, if dirtied. Leatherette can be cleaned with soapy water and even with a household cleaner. If you’re looking for a machine-washable solution and/or a soft and “warmer” feel, canvas seat covers provide a somewhat reliable barrier from the spills, grime and sludge your family can create.
If your pet loves a good car ride — you need protection from scratch marks, slobber and shedding. Shelter all your upholstery with tough seat covers made from tear-resistant rip-stop nylon with polyester PVC backing to keep any accidents from leaking through. Canvas pet seat covers also supply strength and resistance to water with the soft feel of cotton and the ease of being machine-washable.
If you love to work out and the sweat is running, you need seat covers to keep all that from absorbing into your upholstery. An athletic lifestyle is good for your mind and body, but all that dirt, dust and perspiration can leave an unpleasant odor. High-quality mesh seat covers feature layers of breathable spacer-knit fabric to repel moisture and keep your seats cool.
Everyone loves a nice weekend on the beach, but the only way to keep the water contained when it’s time to head home, is with 100% moisture-proof neoprene seat covers. Made of the same flexible material as high-end wetsuits, these covers also provide a comfortable cushion and easy spot-cleaning. Neosupreme seat covers also offer great water-resistance with more affordable — polyester/neoprene blend.
Nothing completes the look and feel of your trucks interior like a set of Camo seat covers. Made with the outdoor enthusiast in mind, there is a large selection available in camouflage prints from many popular brands. Need extra seat pockets for all your gear? No problem — there is a line of Tactical seat covers for your covert operations.
Whether it’s for fun or for your profession, working with your hands is a dirty job — and making a mess of your interior often goes with it. Heavy-duty cordura-ballistic seat covers are tear and abrasion-resistant and easy to clean. The flexible cushion of neoprene and neosupreme seat covers offer incredible protection from liquids and a little comfort after a long day. If you’re working on a ranch and want to infuse some rugged Western style, Saddle blanket seat covers might be what you’re looking for.
If you’re after something to step-up your interior appeal, look to a set of high-end, genuine leather seat covers. They’re smooth, breathable, will soften over time, and have that pleasing aroma everyone loves. On the other hand, the earthy extravagance of sheepskin seat covers is something to consider. Sheepskin offers strength, softness and climate-control with a durability that lasts for years to come.
I will post recommendations (links) to best quality car seat covers within a few weeks. Stay tuned…