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Overstock vs Home Depot

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To help you find the Best Slipcovers, TopConsumerReviews.com provides you with an in-depth comparison of Overstock and Home Depot.

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Where can you find the best slipcovers? The answer to that question could depend on what you're hoping to accomplish with your purchase. Are you looking for a quick-and-easy way to protect your favorite couch from Fido's claws and hair?

Or maybe you're dreaming of a top-to-bottom upgrade to your living room decor and want to change the look of your furniture without breaking the bank? Either way, you'll find thousands of slipcover options when you shop online.

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4 stars
Overstock

OVERSTOCK

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Cost:

From $6.99 to $207

Free standard shipping on all orders within the lower 48 United States

Returns:

30 days from date of delivery

Must be in new or unused condition with all original product inserts and accessories

You never know what you might find when shopping Overstock. Because the retailer specializes in - you guessed it - items that might have been overstocked by the manufacturer, their inventory can vary from one day to the next. But, you can count on having quite a few options when shopping for slipcovers at this online store.

Choose your slipcover

The easiest way to get started is by choosing the type of slipcover you need:

  • Chair Covers
  • Sofa Covers
  • Loveseat Covers
  • Recliner & Wing Chair Covers
  • Futon Covers
  • Furniture Protectors

Once you've selected the furniture category that matches what you need, you can filter your results by price range, color, design, pattern, style, fabric, and several other criteria. Also, as you browse, you may want to mark the little heart in the thumbnail image, to save slipcovers that catch your eye. That makes it even easier to see everything that might be a match, all on one page.

Real customer feedback

Because so many people shop at Overstock, you can easily see which slipcovers get high marks from previous shoppers - and which ones look nice but wind up not getting many stars from buyers. One of this retailer's most-purchased slipcovers is the Stretch Sofa Slipcover by Stretch Fit. At the time of our visit to the site, it was priced at just $39.49 and had more than 850 reviews. Both on this slipcover's product page and the ones you'll find with other designs, you can get in-depth information ranging from fit/dimensions to fabric care, as well as Q&A and Tips & Ideas.

No custom slipcovers

The most expensive slipcovers you'll find on Overstock are sold in a set of 100: folding chair covers ideal for quickly dressing up a room for a party or reception. You'll pay just under $300, for a per-cover cost of less than $30. Beyond that, prices on Overstock range from less than $10 to just around $200. You won't find any super high-end or custom-fitted slipcovers here, so you'll have to shop elsewhere if that's a priority.

Free shipping

Overstock is one of the only retailers of slipcovers that offers free shipping on every single order - as long as you live in the continental United States. They also give you a generous return policy of 30 days, with no restocking fees, as long as you return your slipcover or other merchandise in new/unused condition with all original packaging.

We like how easy it is to find lots of options for slipcovers when shopping at Overstock. Free shipping for most customers and a good return policy, in addition to that great selection, put Overstock as a regular favorite when shopping for slipcovers.

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Home Depot

HOME DEPOT

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Cost:

From $17.99 to $300

Free delivery on orders $45+

Returns:

180 days on new, unopened merchandise only

Home Depot is one of two home improvement stores in our review that happen to carry slipcovers. Given how many other home products this store sells, that's not surprising - and with more than 500 slipcovers to choose from Home Depot has a much bigger selection than their most similar rival in our evaluations (think big and blue).

Customer friendly website

We like how easy it is to shop the Home Depot website. You can click on the images at the top of the Slipcovers product page to go directly to the furniture, fabric, or style you like, but the easiest option is to use the filters on the left side. Select your slipcover type (arm chair, sofa, etc.), color, design, style, material, or price range, among other options, so that your results list is fine-tuned to only the slipcovers that are in line with what you think you need.

In your results list, you'll be able to see at a glance how much each slipcover costs, your color options for each style, and whether it's eligible for free delivery (on orders of $45+). Mouse over any slipcover and you'll also see if it's available for local pick-up or eligible for free ship-to-store. We also like that many of the slipcovers have ratings from customers displayed on that results page too, making it a breeze to see if a particular style is popular (or very much not!).

Large volume orders

While the prices on everyday slipcovers range from under $20 to $300, you might spot a more expensive option: the Black Chiavari Chair Cover, priced at $1,278.45. But, if you're paying attention, you'll also notice that those come in a set of 250: in other words, these are covers you might use to dress up enough chairs for a wedding reception or other more formal event.

Beyond that, the selection of slipcovers at Home Depot is neither the best nor the worst you'll find. They carry well-known brands like Serta, but most of their inventory is from Innovative Textile Solutions and QuickFit.

180 day return policy

Home Depot has a nice, long return policy of 180 days. However, their terms say that merchandise has to be in unopened condition to be eligible for a refund - so be sure that your slipcover is what you want before you open the package. On the other hand, we've had pretty good experiences with returning products ordered online to our local store for lots of reasons, even with opened packages, so you might try your luck if you get your slipcover out of the packaging and decide it's not worth keeping.

For most people, Home Depot isn't going to be the name that comes to mind when looking for slipcovers - but among big-box home improvement stores, it's actually not a bad choice. No, you won't find designer fabrics, custom-made slipcovers for your futon, or high-end styles here. But, if you like a decent selection combined with the convenience of picking up or returning purchases to a store near you, Home Depot could be the right place to get your slipcover.

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In the past, slipcovers had a reputation for being less-than-attractive, largely because they fit badly and didn't earn many points for style or sophistication. Today, however, there are trendy and affordable slipcovers that fit so perfectly, your guests won't even be able to tell that they're not original to your sofa or recliner. You can even get custom-cut slipcovers in the fabric, style, and size you need for any piece of furniture.

You may have already discovered that your local brick-and-mortar stores carry few if any slipcover options. Most of what you'll find is limited to styles that really only amount to a washable pad that you throw over the top of your chair or couch, hoping that it will cover high-use areas like the seat and back. While that's a convenient option, especially if your main priority is protecting surfaces from pet claws and hair, or spills and other accidents, it definitely won't give you a classy upgrade to your home decor. Fortunately, options abound online, putting every imaginable fabric, pattern, and style within reach.

As you decide what kind of slipcover you need and which online retailer should earn your business, how can you tell which stores are the best? Here are several criteria to guide your shopping:

  • Selection. Does the retailer give you lots of options? Are their slipcovers all in-stock? You should be able to select from a wide variety of sizes, colors, and fabrics, in order to get the right slipcover for your furniture.
  • Pricing. How competitive are the prices that the store offers? Are there any money-saving perks like free shipping or discounts?
  • Return Policy. If your slipcover doesn't quite fit, or doesn't look like you pictured it, can you return it for a refund? If so, how much time do you have to make your decision? Will you be charged any restocking fees or return shipping costs?

TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best slipcover stores for practically every sofa, chair, or other piece of furniture. We hope this information helps you change your decor and protect your furniture with the perfect slipcover!

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