There are two reasons to opt for plastic when it comes to dining chairs. One is cost – some plastic chairs are made to be affordable, and plastic is far less expensive than wood. The other is style – plastic is a favorite material for designers, since it can be molded into any shape, but in this case plastic chairs can be more costly than wood or metal, especially in the case of limited edition models.
Plastic dining chairs:
Plastic dining chairs pictured: 2 Ikea Laver Chairs Stackable White Modern
If you pick a chair that is made of several interlocking parts, make sure that the chair doesn’t wobble at all, and that all the pieces stay securely in place.