Users' questions

Are ironing board covers a standard size?

Are ironing board covers a standard size?

How to Measure Your Ironing Board for a New Cover. You should end up with a common ironing board size around 54 inches long and 14 inches wide. If you can’t find the exact size, you should go slightly larger, not smaller.

What size ironing board cover do I need?

Ironing Board Cover Guide

Brand Ironing Board Size (L x W) Cover Size (L x W)
Laundry Company 124 x 38 cm 129 x 44 cm
125 x 45 cm 135 x 51 cm
145 x 45 cm 150 x 51 cm
Brabantia 110 x 30 cm NA

What is the best padding for an ironing board?

The best padding is heavy, as this allows the cover to hold its shape better than a flimsy foam-lined pad. The padding used for ironing board covers are either foam or felt.

Are there different size ironing boards?

Ironing boards typically range from 12 to 18 inches wide. Wider boards allow you to iron more quickly and easily, particularly when you’re working with larger garments. Boards usually range from 48 to 54 inches long. Any board longer than four feet is considered a full-size ironing board.

How do you measure the length of an ironing board?

Find the length of your ironing board. Measure the board from nose to tail using a measuring tape. Do not include any accessories like an iron rest plate when you are measuring the length of your board.

How do I choose an ironing board cover?

Choose a cover with a heavy felt lining.

  1. Be sure that the lining is thick enough to create a buffer between your garment and the perforated ironing board so that the mesh of the board does not transfer to your garment.
  2. If you find the perfect cover, but do not like the padding, you can always add your own.

Can an ironing board cover be washed?

Ironing Board Cover Some ironing board covers can be machine washed. For these, just throw them in the washer with your regular detergent and wash on delicate for a full cycle. For those covers that cannot be machine washed, spot clean problem areas.

Are ironing board covers washable?

Ironing board covers are washable, and you don’t need any special cleaning solutions. Ironing board covers not only protect your clothing from dirt and debris transferring onto the fabric, but also from the impression of the ironing board’s frame transferring onto your clothing.