Orlene Chaise Lounge November 05th, 2017 - 09:20:08
If you prefer to add your own finishing touches to your belongings you can purchase an unfinished wood outdoor chaise lounge chair. Giving you the complete freedom to stain or paint your chaise lounge chair. Making your new chair your very own personal masterpiece. A work of art that you can be proud of knowing that you helped create it making it as it is. The wooden chaise lounge chairs are one of the more comfortable of the chaise lounges and affordable as well.
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.
The individual was expected to lie on his back while using the lounge furniture. In contrast the recliner chairs from ancient Greece had men and women lying on their sides. During its early years of development the lounge was made from natural materials like wood and rattan which were often carved with stylized designs. With the modern times also came the modern materials like plastic and metal although wood is still the most popular material mainly because of its beauty durability and versatility.
Before making a purchase it is a good idea to know the different materials used in making outdoor lounges in order to decide on one for your home. Aluminum chaise lounges are a popular choice for outdoor use as aluminum has a high strength to weight ratio and is relatively inexpensive. Its not the most environmentally conscious choice however as extracting aluminum from the earth is a destructive process.