Have you been turned off of the idea of plastic garden furniture by the tacky, mass-produced products that can be purchased cheaply anywhere, but fade after one season? Maybe you should take a second look.
The truth is: plastic garden furniture, such as plastic Adirondack chairs, can be beautiful, natural looking, stylish and may be the perfect option for many people. Furniture constructed out of recycled plastic polymer, as is the case with many plastic Adirondack chairs, is resistant to moisture, corrosives, chlorine, salt water and insects. It is also sturdy and comfortable, and will remain looking new for several years.
If you are not even sure what an Adirondack chair is let alone a plastic Adirondack chair, here is a little history. Adirondack chairs were invented during the early 1900’s by a vacationer who was looking for ways to furnish his summer home. By utilizing materials found around his Westport, NY, vacation home, Thomas Lee crafted a unique chair that caught the attention of a local carpenter and would eventually gain widespread popularity. The chair was made out of eleven slats of wood, had wide armrests, and was unique in that both the seat and back angled so that it would sit better on the steep mountain terrain of the Adirondacks.
Identified by a high, angled back and sloping seat, Adirondack chairs are made with comfort in mind, and the plastic Adirondack chair version is no different. The angle and tilt of the chair make it perfect for relaxation, and the wide arms of the chair are ideal for holding your favorite summer drink. After sitting in one of these chairs, it is not hard to imagine a lazy afternoon spent in the outdoors while napping or reading your favorite novel.
And you can find a chair to fit your personality, style and needs. Plastic Adirondack chairs and furniture can be purchased from a wide variety of styles and natural-looking colors. They can be found in the classic Adirondack style, deck chairs, gliders, double rockers, and come with style elements such as shell and curved backs.
Plastic Adirondack chairs feature solid, fade-resistant color. You can choose from colors such as white, sand, dark teak, hunter green and black or a sleek caribbean blue. In some cases, you may even find that plastic Adirondack chairs are more affordable than the exact same chair made with wooden materials. While you can expect to spend around $200 for a chair and sometimes more for different styles, these particular plastic Adirondack chairs will last a lifetime, which make them an investment worth considering.
Whether you are looking for an Adirondack chair to place on a rustic seaside deck or a chair for a formal garden, you may find exactly what you are looking for in among the wide selection of plastic Adirondack chairs.