Long a symbol of freedom and independence vehicles are a major part of life for many, reliable transportation often the difference between success and failure. An advantage large enough for most to put up with the high cost of maintenance. From insurance to seemingly random parts going for no apparent reason, it can cost a king’s ransom to keep ourselves on the road.
One aspect few consider in terms of maintaining their main mode of get around is the upholstery. Seen by most as at best cosmetic, something to be taken or left, good upholstery is not only a matter of infrastructure it is also a safety concern.
Have you ever been in a vehicle that has had one or more seats removed? Ugly as can be, such instances are instructive about just how important goods seats are. Vehicles are cold, efficient, unforgiving things in their structure, the design of the seats the only factor making the experience in any way comfortable.
Like with any sort of padded furniture, from couches to mattresses, the upholstery on car seats can erode over time letting the nastiness beneath to surface. In addition making the seat less comfortable, which can be distracting, erosion of upholstery can also lower the overall level of a seat. Not a good thing if you happed to be the driver. Neither is having a seat the kicks up dust every time you sit down which can make you sneeze, taking your eyes of the road.
Upholstery was made in a way so it would degrade, making seat covers a vital investment for any vehicle owner. Not only will they help keep things pristine and beautiful, there are other benefits to life and limb. Even here, there at considerations, not all car seat covers created equal.
Despite the claims of evangelists on any given side, logic and reason dictate that the best material for a car seat cover is leather. On the more expensive end, it is also incredibly durable, ask any biker, far less given to uncomfortable bunching or wrinkling when properly installed, as well as being essentially dust-proof and easy to clean, a whip with a wet cloth usually doing the trick, the drying process also right quick.
Upholstery is more important that most realize or know, and leather car seat covers are like outfitting your seats with their very own pair of Doc Martens.
Catalina Auer has been working with Clazzio Direct to ensure cars and trucks have the best looking leather seats possible.