Bar stools are a great addition to any kitchen. They are not only functional but also stylish. The bar stools can be used in combination with the kitchen island or as standalone pieces of furniture. They can make your kitchen look more modern and complete the aesthetics of your home. Bar stools are typically made of wood or metal and come in many different styles to suit the needs of the consumer. There are some that are designed for commercial use with heavy duty frames and rubberized foot pads for stability on slippery surfaces. Some have backs while others do not.