You’ve invested in your bar area. You’ve picked out the glasses, flooring and cabinets. Why skimp on the barstools? Invest in our Hickory Saddle Barstools from Carriage House Furnishings. Each one is unique, hand-crafted from 100% solid hickory wood and built to last for decades. Measuring 13d x 22w, they come in two heights: 24″ high for counters and 30″ high for pub height. Stock up on these comfy, sturdy, natural-looking stools that fit under any counter height. You’ll be glad you made the investment. Get yours online or in our Lancaster, PA store.
Let’s be honest– stools can be uncomfortable. That’s not the case with our Hickory Saddle Barstool! Fashioned from high-quality hickory with a natural finish, these stools come in different sizes (13d x 22w x 24-30h). No matter which height you choose, you’re sure to sit comfortably in these Amish made, pure wood, hand crafted saddle barstools. One bonus is that they match all the other pieces in our Hickory collection, so have a look around. Better yet, come visit us at our showroom in Lancaster, PA. Here at Carriage House Furnishings we’ll make sure you get high-quality heirloom furniture that suits your needs!
Tougher than nails, and versatile too
Because he fought tenaciously at the Battle of New Orleans in 1815, General Andrew Jackson’s soldiers nicknamed him Old Hickory. His Tennesseans knew the wood well enough to make that comparison because it grew abundantly in their state. If something had to be tough and strong, they made it of hickory–from ax, hammer, pick, and shovel handles to wagon spokes, hitch trees, and rims. Worked green, it became chairs.
The Choctaws and other Indians of the lower Mississippi River Valley had long used hickory for bows and baskets, but they also drew on its sap for sweet syrup and sugar and its nuts for cakes and meal. The pioneers who followed Davy Crockett valued hickory as firewood, too. (It produces 24 million BTUs per cord, about the same output as 200 gallons of No. 2 fuel oil.) They also smoked ham and bacon with hickory. Our craftsman have been working with this wood for years and have produced many heirloom pieces