Don't forget seat back height when buying a new swing While trying to choose the best swing for your porch, patio or garden there are so many things to consider…color, size, material, brand, cost, quality…I bet you didn’t think there could be more…well, there is! The seat back height, which is the height of the part your back will rest against. This may seem unimportant, but it really isn’t. Here at ThePorchSwingCompany.com, we want you to find the swing that is exactly what you need and perfect for you in both comfort, quality and style. So, we want you to consider all these factors…even the seemingly silly ones. In this Buying Guide, we have given you some reasons the height of the back of your swing might just be important to you, your family and loved ones.