Whether you are hosting dinner on your patio, attending a cookout, or sitting around the campfire on a camping trip, making sure that you have the proper chairs for your outdoor adventure is key. Outdoor seating can come in many styles. From deckchairs and stools, to pool recliners, making sure you have the best outdoor seating available will turn your backyard into the perfect hangout spot this summer. Whether you enjoy lounging by the pool or hiking to a campsite, you should make sure that you have the perfect spot to put your feet up and relax when you get there.
Here are some of the most common types of outdoor chairs. Like with any category, there are hundreds of different styles and designs of outdoor chairs to pick from. It’s important to explore all of your options when looking for the perfect outdoor seating, so you can take a seat and enjoy the summer weather.
Porch and Patio Chairs
During the summertime, the patio or porch becomes the center of the household. Whether you’re relaxing and enjoying the sunset, hosting an outdoor dinner party, or spending time with your friends and family, making sure that you have enough seating available for all of your guests is key to making sure that your porch is as homey as your living room. Patio seating includes chairs, loungers, and even raised stools. if you live in a warmer climate, you may even put a couch or similar furniture on to your patio. It is important to make sure that any patio seating left in the open is weather protected. Nothing ruins the decor of your porch like musty and moldy chair cushions. That is why it’s important to make sure that your furniture has been treated to repel water, mold, and any elements they may come in contact with. If you live in a more temperate area, make sure to bring in your porch and patio chairs during the winter months to make sure that you get the best life out of them. Porch seating can come in a wide range of styles and can fit nearly any taste. There are rocking chairs, lounge chairs, and dining table chairs. Functionality doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice fashion, as most porch chairs come in a wide range of styles and designs to fit your home decor. The sky’s the limit when it comes to porch and patio chairs, so do some research and find out what works best for you.
Beach and Pool Chairs
Everyone enjoys a good day at the beach or by the pool. But sometimes it’s nice to have a space to lounge on away from the sand and grit of relaxing on a towel. Beach chairs and pool loungers are a kind of outdoor seating made to not only remain comfortable under the hot sun but to also absorb moisture. Like most outdoor furniture, beach and pool chairs are made to resist mildew and mold, and can also be crafted to fit your personal aesthetic. Most beach chairs are made to be easily collapsible so that you can bring them with you to the beach, or use them at your home pool without having to worry about lugging around a bulky chair. Some beach chairs also come with built-in shade, so you can enjoy your time at the beach without having to worry about getting a sunburn. Pool chairs, on the other hand, are usually made to stay in place, and not leave behind marks or residue when exposed to water. Not only can this help keep your pool area clean, it can also help keep your pool goers safe from slipping and sliding chairs. Whether you prefer to lounge at the beach or hang out by the pool, there is an outdoor chair for you.
When it comes to outdoor chairs, the camping chair is by far the most versatile and transportable. Not only are camping chairs made to slough off water, they are also made to be compact, easy to move, and can come with a variety of features, including cup holders and side bags for storage. On top of this, they come in about any color under the sun. Whether you’ve spent your day hiking on the trail, swimming in the river, or are just relaxing at a campsite enjoying the sunset, camp chairs are a wonderful way to sit back and enjoy nature. The biggest bonus to camp chairs is that they can be used virtually anywhere. Whether you are looking for comfortable seating for a high school football game, or want to give your guests another spot to relax at your outdoor cookout, camp chairs are an easy way to up the comfort without upping your frustration.
Here is a good YouTube video comparing various camping chairs:
No matter the outdoor activity, making sure that you have the right outdoor chairs can help take any gathering to the next level.