Nynette. Chaise Lounge. November 07th , 2017.
It become popular in Europe and was later imported to the United States during the 1930s where it was primarily used an outdoor patio seat or an indoor recliner. Then and now, the lounge furniture was designed to be versatile, beautiful and functional on both sides of the ocean. Emphasis must be placed on the fact that the American spelling for the furniture differs from its French counterpart.
There are many different alternatives or options when choosing a chaise lounge such as aluminum strap cushion chaise lounges or plastic resin cushion patio chaise lounges that offer a distinct design to any patio. Several of the earlier chaise lounges were made from rattan or caning wood. Partola Cartridge Style Chaise Lounge Cushion - This attractive and comfortable cartridge style cushion is made suitable for commercial or residential use.
Compared to indoor chaise lounges, outdoor lounges are generally cheaper and are not upholstered. They might also get less use than an indoor one, as most people seem to spend the bulk of their time indoors, watching television. Whereas upholstered lounges are strictly a luxury item in most cases, outdoor chaises may actually be a beneficial item that get people to spend more time outdoors. This makes them a better purchase for most people than a normal chaise would be.
In French, it is chaise longue (long chair) but Americans altered it to chaise lounge because the user was expected to lounge in it. Basically, the chaise lounger is an elongated chair resembling a couch except for two things - first, the back support portion of the lounge slants toward the back, thus, making for a reclined position with the feet fully elongated possible; and second; the armrests may or may not be present in the chaise lounge.
Teak is probably the best in outdoor patio furniture that is available today. Its lifespan alone is unbelievable, and to add to its longevity it is available in many different styles. Although out of all of the finishes and materials that outdoor chaise lounges are available in, teak is close to the most expensive among them. But well worth the initial investment for your lasting comfort.
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