A garden chair is a good outdoor furniture which proves itself useful when you want to spend some quality time as near to the nature as possible. They are comfortable and let you enjoy the environment near you with ease. Furthermore, when you wish to spend some lonely nights, under the stars, just for some relaxation, a comfortable one really helps you ponder about your life. What you have left behind in the past and what you are going to meet or achieve tomorrow in the future.
All this is only possible when you are mounted on a good quality and cozy chair otherwise the time which you wish to spend for some soothing moments, will become miserable. The question is what qualities you should look for when you are out in the market or sitting in front of your computer screen to buy online a chair for your garden. What attributes should it possess so that you don't feel your money wasted when you place your body over it. Here are few of them.
First of all it should have a good finish, durable and long lasting life, ability to endure the roughs and toughs of the time. A garden chair is usually kept in open environment so they have to deal with the harshness of the environment more as compared to the other domestic chairs. Additionally because being in open, the material and paint used to manufacture and give a finishing look to it, should able to endure the side effects of sunlight's heat and UV rays effects, the side effects due to continuous interaction with water cannot be ignored and normally wooden garden chair (not all) fail to curb this problem. So watch out for the material used in manufacturing of the chair. Additionally a good garden chair should be easy to maintain and clean since in this busy world, no one loves to utilize his time maintaining his garden chair.
Now coming to the "comfort" zone of the chair, it should provide a great relaxation to your back and this is only possible if the chair's back is comfortable which supports your back and the manufacturers have not compromised the comfort in the name of some tacky designs. Of course being cozy is what really matters. Make sure that the chair has a nice pair of well furnished, wide arms so that you can keep your hands on them. Chairs without arms are not definitely meant to be sit on them "at ease" position. The "saddle" or the bottom support should be comfortable enough on your bottom as many chairs bottom start to cause pain when you sit on them for a long time.
Now coming to the aesthetics, a good garden chairs should blend or compliment your environment's over all color theme and should not look like an "odd one out". Of course its a garden chair so the best color is white that really fits with green color theme. However colors around "white" are also good.
The last but not the least quality, which is not discussed widely as such is the impact of the garden chair you've bought, on the eco-system. The economic foot prints should be minimum due the production of the chair. The reason I call this a quality, if a product lays minimum impact on the environment is because it's really a high time we should start looking in to this matter. Not only for garden chairs but any other product we wish to buy in order to save the nature. So prefer garden chairs manufactured from recycled materials.