Hang A Hammock In Your Backyard
Most probably, you have some tattered chairs in your backyard which you are using when you want some time to relax. On the other hand, if you really want to have a relaxing time in your backyard, you can try adding hammocks instead of a chairs. A hammock is a type of bed or sleeping contraption hung from trees, poles or other areas, used for a person’s rest and relaxation. Most often associated with pina coladas, tropical islands, and a good book, hammocks are now a popular backyard staple. When purchasing a hammock, the first rule of thumb is to buy the largest hammock in your price range. Since the chief goal of hammocks is to provide comfort, a person needs to be able to move around with ease. It’s for this reason hammocks can’t be purchased blindly. Always check the maximum weight allowance.
If you’ll be hanging your hammock in your backyard, you’ll need to do more than tie it to a tree. Many hammocks require the use of some hardware in order to securely hang them from trees, decks or posts. Most hammocks also require the use of “spreader bars” at each end. These wooden bars help provide stability, more so than a hammock that comes without. Spreaders will make a hammock wider. If you prefer a cozier hammock, however, you might want to choose a model without the spreader bars.