Hammock Care: 6 Ways to Extend the Life of a Hammock

Most people don’t know this, but the use of hammocks for rest and relaxation dates back thousands of years. When you’re in one your cares just seem to melt away and you begin to view the world a little differently. Somehow, that sunset, garden or beach scene takes on the appearance of something straight out of a postcard. Maybe it’s just because you’re in the moment. Whatever it is, if you want more moments like these here are six really simple hammock care tips to extend the life of a hammock and add years of enjoyment. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?

6 Things to Consider When Selecting a Spot to Hang Your Hammock

Whether you’ve just moved into a new place with a hammock already in tow or you’re purchasing one for the first time, there are some things to take into consideration when selecting a spot to hang it. A lot depends on preference, but some practical considerations also come into play when choosing a proper location for rocking the hours away. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?

5 Hammock Mounting Options When Trees Aren’t Available

So you want to hang a hammock but you don’t have any trees within close proximity. Fortunately, there’s a number of ingenious ways you can approach the dilemma while still maintaining secure mounting options. Safety is paramount—you wouldn’t want to see anyone get hurt while trying to get a little R&R. Here’s a list of five ways to tackle the problem. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?

Hammocks in Landscaping

Landscaping a yard can be a big undertaking with a fair amount of planning ahead of time. It’s also an opportunity for creating a dream space you’ll want to come back to again and again. Whether you’re in the process of designing your own small slice of nirvana or the job has already been completed, you can use a hammock as a way to create a wonderful focal point for accenting your yard and get years of enjoyment out of both. All it takes is a beautiful hammock and a little bit of thought. Here are a few things to think about when looking for ways to incorporate a hammock into your yard’s overall design. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?