For those who love to spend time in the garage, there’s nothing as important as having a bar stool that allows you to use your work-space as efficiently and effectively as possible. From stationary bar stools to stools with wheels and adjustable heights, there are a good number and variety of garage stools to perfect your personal work space. We’ve compiled 2017’s top ten bar stools to give you an idea of the endless seating possibilities and arrangements.

Our hope is you find a bar stool that gives you the necessary comfort and flexibility when working through out your garage. Keep in mind, we’ve added more than one kind of stool or chair. In our list, you’ll find the top-rated stools with various features and capabilities so you can find exactly what you’re looking for. These include stationary garage stools, swivel shop stools, creeper seats, and adjustable hydraulic stools. As you may know, there are no limits to the types of garage stools you can add to today’s work-space.

10. Chevy Gold Bowtie Garage Stool

If you’re a big Chevy fan, you’ll love their Bowtie garage stool. The stools is made of a strong and shiny chrome steal construction. The seat on the stool is made with a durable 12 mil vinyl and foam padding for lasting comfort. While the seat itself could use a bit more cushion, the chair as a whole is both decorative and well-constructed. If you’re looking for an easy to assemble garage stool with the Chevy logo on top, then this just might be the stool for you. Although, the stool does not swivel, it’s approximate 29.5” in height is perfect for the garage space.

Features:

  • Stationary Garage Stool.
  • Doesn’t swivel.
  • Not height-adjustable.

Chevy Bowtie Garage Stool

9. Busted Knuckle Garage Stool

Similar to the Chevy Gold Bowtie, this Busted Knuckle Stool also stands at a height of 29.5”. The seat does not swivel either and is a perfect option for workers who simply need something stationary. One main distinction with the Busted Knuckle Garage Stool is the seat is much firmer and there isn’t a whole lot of padding as a cover. Perfect for both in-home and garage use, the Busted Knuckle Garage Stool comes in a flat package, but is very easy to assemble. If you have a shop or garage you may prefer this stool, for its flashy, but old-school design and logo on top.

Features:

  • Stationary Garage Stool.
  • Doesn’t swivel.
  • Not height-adjustable.

Busted Knuckle Garage Stool

8. Torin TRP6185 Swivel Shop Stool

Looking for a stool that swivels, while providing as much comfort a bar stool can handle? Then try the Torin TRP6185, loved and admired for its 360-degree swivel, ensuring more mobility while on your bar stool. Its larger 14.5” diameter seat is filled with a high density foam padding for improved comfort and sits atop a durable chrome-plated heavy duty steel frame.

The four legs on the frame, enclosed with anti-slip protective caps, allows for much greater stability when working. This easy to assemble bar stool is further available in both black and mossy oak, both of which prove great marksmanship when it comes to this bar stool’s lasting reliability. The package comes with a shop stool, hardware kit, product manual, and a 1-year limited warranty.

Features:

  • Swivel Shop Stool.
  • 360-degree swivel.
  • Not height-adjustable.

Torin TRP 6185

7. WEN Pneumatic Rolling Mechanical Stool

For those who need to roll around on wheels, this rolling mechanical stool is a near-perfect option. The seat itself stands on 5 pivoting caster wheels for easy mobility and has a thick multi-layered cushioning seat that was made for comfort. If you need to go from one place to the next, nothing is more important than feeling comfortable while doing it and WEN’s rolling stool truly helps get the job done.

It’s light-weight nature (only 5.4 pounds) makes rolling around from one part of your garage to the next an easy task. Not to mention that the stool is also height adjusted from 15” to 20” reaching its highest point. On-board is a storage for easy access to your favorite and most needed tools. The stool is further rated to hold up to 300-pounds of weight at once.

Features:

  • Rolling Mechanical Stool/Creeper Seat.
  • Doesn’t swivel.
  • Height adjustable from 15” to 20”.
  • Rated at 300-pounds.

WEN Pneumatic Rolling Stool

6. GoPlus Adjustable Mechanics Rolling Stool

If what you need is a stool that can roll on four wheels and is a bit lower to the ground, then the GoPlus Rolling Stool might be a good fit. The seat itself, made of a high-density sponge cushion is layered by a leather cover for improved comfort. The stool itself has multiple functions that includes rolling and an adjustable seat. The seat can be adjusted anywhere between 16.5” and 20.5” with a stool rated to hold up to 300-pounds at a time.

Below the adjustable seat are two very convenient trays. The first tray found right above the wheels is larger in circumference than the second tray, located right below seat itself. The stool itself is very easy to assemble and comes with two work tool trays, five caster wheels, and the seat cushion.

Features:

  • Rolling Mechanical Stool/Creeper Seat.
  • Doesn’t swivel.
  • Height adjustable from 16.5” to 20.5”
  • Rated at 300-pounds.

GoPlus Adjustable Stool

5. Sunex 8514 Tractor Seat

The Sunex Tractor Seat has everything we could ask for in a creeper seat. It’s reliable, sturdy, rolls around with ease, and is loved for its high-quality construction. The seat is height adjustable between 18” and 22”. It sits atop of 5 caster wheels, which tend to pivot across the floor extremely well, as a result of its grooved rubber tread.

The tool tray that sits on top of the wheels is 17” in diameter and has a nice 1” depth to keep your tools organized in place. Lastly, the Sunex Tractor Seat is even capable of swiveling 360-degrees, making this creeper seat on of our most preferred and recommended options.

Features:

  • Rolling Mechanical Stool/Creeper Seat.
  • 360-degree swivel.
  • Height adjustable from 18” to 22”.

Sunex Tractor Seat

4. Professional HD Mechanic’s Seat

If you’re looking for an extremely sturdy and stable mechanic seat, then this one made by Whiteside Manufacturing might be your best bet. While it doesn’t offer the same type of cushioning as seen in most creeper seats, this particular chair offers some of the best stability of any. Unlike the round bases we’ve seen in almost every other stool, this one uses a square base with a caster wheel connected to each corner. This wider base thus, allows for much greater control and stability when moving around.

The wheels itself are great at swiveling and the 15” x 15” storage tray attached to the wheels are perfect for carrying tools around. While the chair does not have the desirable pneumatic lift, this could be a great option if the features in this chair are exactly what you’re looking for. Note: In addition to this seat, Whiteside Manufacturing has a pneumatic lift version as well that can be adjusted from 17” to 22”.

Features:

  • Rolling Mechanical Stool/Creeper Seat.
  • Doesn’t swivel.
  • No height-adjustability on this particular model.

Professional HD Mechanic Seat

3. Seville Classics Stainless Steel Work Stool

If you’re looking for an outstanding industrial stool with amazing build quality, look no further than the stainless steel stool by Seville Classics. The seat itself is more or less stationary, which makes it a perfect option for individuals who simply don’t need the mobility provided by stools with caster wheels.

But when it comes to stationary stools, the Seville Classic tends to outdo them all. It’s got class, appearance, and plenty of comfort when bought with its optional seat cushion. The bar-stool itself is made of stainless steel and uses a pneumatic action so you can adjust the seat anywhere from 25.5” to 29.75” high. Assembly of the stool is very easy and doesn’t require any tools. This is a bar stool that is simple but elegant and made for use in the kitchen, offices, warehouses, and garage.

Features:

  • Adjustable Hydraulic Stool.
  • Doesn’t swivel.
  • Height adjustable from 25.5” to 29.75”.

Seville Classic Stool

2. WorkPro Adjustable Hydraulic Shop Stool

This amazing adjustable hydraulic stool is one of the most functional bar stools you can buy. With the ability to rotate 360 degrees for maximum mobility, its padded seat also gives you the necessary cushioning and comfort. What’s more great about the hydraulics on this seat is its adjustability to nearly 34” off the ground. Its lowest point reaches 29-inches.

The WorkPro Adjustable Hydraulic Stool has been further rated to have a 330-pound maximum user weight capacity. The chair itself is very well constructed and should be considered as more heavy duty than other more simple bar stools. This stool, which weighs in at 18 pounds is perfect for individuals who don’t necessarily need to roll around in the garage, but need something that is more stationary, can swivel, and is flexible when it comes to height adjustability. The stool is available in both black and yellow and looks very attractive.

Features:

  • Adjustable Hydraulic Stool.
  • 360-degree swivel.
  • Height adjustable from 29” to 34”.
  • Rated at 330-pounds.

WorkPro Garage Stool

1. Sunex 8516 Hydraulic Shop Stool

Want to add a bit more ‘shine’ to the garage? Try the new Sunex 8516 Hydraulic Stool for the garage. Its got a high-quality build you don’t normally see in your typical garage stool and offers excellent value for its price. If you need something that will really last you awhile, and don’t mind the stationary setting of the stool, you’ll love this one. The seat stands high and has both an adjustable backrest and height.

The back can be adjusted from 10.5” to 12” so you find that perfect spot for comfort. The height can further be adjusted from 28.5” to 33”. The seat stands on four silver, polish chromed legs, while the seat and backrest are painted in a nice glossy red. If you’re looking for a stool to show off to your friends or co-workers, this is surely the one. Providing nothing but absolute comfort and support, this is a seat you’ll have a hard time not falling in love with.

Features:

  • Adjustable Hydraulic Stool.
  • No swivel.
  • Back-rest adjustable 10.5” to 12”.
  • Height adjustable 28.5” to 33”.

Sunex Hydraulic Stool