Proper hammock installation is an important first step in creating a truly serene environment for relaxation. From choosing the perfect hammock for your climate and intened use to knowing how to secure your hammock to poles, trees or a hammock stand, we'll help guide you through to ensure a smooth process and pleasant experience!
Hammock installation is an important first step to enjoying your new hammock. Knowing how to install a hammock safely ensures seasons of safe outdoor relaxation. Yard Envy offers the following styles in hanging hammocks:
Rope hammocks made of cotton or polyester rope stretches and contours to the body, great for cool nights and days in the shade.
Fabric hammocks are low maintenance, durable, and a great choice in comfort. Use on the deck or by the pool with unique patterns suitable for all yard locations.
Hammocks with stands are great for those who have no place to hang their hammocks. Get the entire kit, hammock and stand, ready for instant use.
Lightweight and versatile, camping hammocks are great for hikers and fisherman who want to sleep in the wilderness. Camping hammocks keep you dry and off the ground.
Guidelines for hanging distance depends on whether the hammock has spreader bars or not. Hanging distance is more flexible in hammocks without spreader bars, because they are designed to hang with more of a dip.
Hammocks with Spreader Bars
Hammocks without Spreader Bars
Hammocks can hang from trees, posts or both. Trees should be a minimum of 12" in diameter, and both posts and trees should be a hardwood, not soft.
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