Bench Pillows: Versatile Comfort for Any Bench

At Foam and Covers, we're dedicated to crafting the perfect cushions for your benches, precisely tailored to your specifications. With endless material options to choose from, our easy-to-use quote form allows you to customize your cushion and submit your request in just minutes.

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What are custom Bench Pillows

At Foam and Covers, we take pride in working with our customers to make the perfect cushions for benches, tailored to their requirements.

You can select any material you like, which gives you endless possibilities. Our easy-to-use quote form means that you can choose your options and submit your quote in minutes.

How it Works


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What is a good thickness for a bench cushion?

Choosing the Right Thickness: When selecting indoor bench cushions, the proper thickness is key to ensuring comfort and support. Start by considering the height of your existing or desired bench. For instance, if your bench is low, opt for a thicker cushion, around one inch, to provide adequate padding and elevation.

What is the most popular cushion size?

When it comes to cushion shapes, the square reigns supreme. Timeless and versatile, it effortlessly enhances any space. Opt for common sizes like 12×12” or 16×16” to ensure a perfect fit for your furniture.

How do I keep my bench cushion from sliding?

Enhance Stability with a Rubber Mat: Improve the stability of your bench cushions by using a rubber mat underneath. You can easily find non-slip lining or pads in nearby markets or supermarkets. Simply place the rubber pad under the cushions for added grip and stability.

Bespoke Cushions, Inside or Out

We make custom cushions and covers for settings of all kinds — Benches, Caravans, Windows Seats, Sofas and many more!

How do I know what size cushion insert to use?

Size Recommendations: When it comes to inserting cushions into covers, size matters. Ensure a snug fit by using inserts that are slightly larger than the cushion covers. For square cushion covers, opt for inserts that are 5-6cm or 2 inches bigger, while for rectangular or lumber cushions, choose inserts that are 3-5cm or 1-2 inches larger than the cover.

What is the most common cushion size?

Popular Sizes: Bench pillows come in various sizes to suit different needs and preferences. Common dimensions include 12×12”, 16×16”, 18×18”, 22×22”, and 24×24”, providing versatility and options to match your bench size and style.

What Our Customer's Say

"I recommend this company - we ordered some bench seat foam and covers nearly 3 years ago now for our kitchen/dining area at home - they are used daily and still look perfect 🤩"

"Highly recommend!!! Had a bench cushion made to fit an odd shaped space and it fits like a glove!"

"These people are great. The seat cushion they made for us was perfect, real quality work for a very ordinary price."


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make my bench seat more comfortable?

Typical chairs and benches clock in at around 18″ in height (give or take). But if you're eyeing a cushioned upgrade, here's a pro tip: opt for a slightly shorter build, ranging from 14″ to 16″. This strategic adjustment leaves ample space for a comfy cushion without nudging the height into discomfort territory for most folks.

What makes a bench comfortable?

Enhance Comfort with Bench Cushions: Elevate the comfort and style of your bench seat by adding well-made cushions. Not only do they provide essential padding, but they also enhance the aesthetic appeal of your space.

Why does my bench feel awkward?

Optimal Backrest Design: For maximum comfort, opt for bench seatbacks that slope back slightly with a gentle curve. A backrest height of around 20 inches ensures proper support for the back and shoulders. Alternatively, benches without backs offer versatile seating options.

Why does my bench feel awkward?

Improving Bench Press Technique: If you're experiencing discomfort or instability during bench presses, it may be due to improper technique. Ensure you retract your scapula and maintain a tight position throughout the movement for improved stability and effectiveness.

How do you attach a cushion to a bench?

Easy Upgrades for Your Sofa: Transform the comfort and appeal of your sofa with simple upgrades. Pile on throw pillows for extra support, refresh foam cushions for enhanced comfort, ensure the sofa's legs are even, add a stylish slipcover, incorporate an ottoman for versatility, and toss on a throw blanket for added coziness. These easy enhancements can elevate your sofa experience effortlessly.

What is the best foam for seat cushions?

Securing Your Bench Cushion: To secure your cushion firmly in place, turn it over and position it on top of your bench. Drive screws from underneath the bench, up into the plywood of the cushion, ensuring a secure attachment. For a polished finish, use a hot glue gun to affix the upholstery trim to the bottom edge of the cushion, concealing any gaps between the cushion and bench for a seamless look.

Most other companies import their products from outside of the UK, which is the reason they cannot make custom sizes and only offer a few colour options.Most are imported from China and are poorly made. Our cushions are manufactured right herein the UK, with much higher quality filling and materials.We stand by our products as being the best on the market.

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