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Awesome info! Don’t need to run to the store and buy new give your old stuff a face lift with a few cans of spray paint. Just finished my Grandparents old metal framed chairs (60+ years old). They had MANY layers of paint on them. The sanding was the worst part. But now they are both shiny green and haven’t looked this good in years. Next step is the plastic lawn chairs. They are about 10 years old and need help. But that is just a spray can away. Reduce, reused, recycle!

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For your Bigfoot body, the minimum considerations should be 16 inches seat height, 25 inches seat width and a backrest of 36-40 inches long. Very generous measurements here indeed, right?
It naturally flourishes in wet mushy surroundings, rendering itself rot-resistant. Perhaps cypress is often grouped with hardwoods because of its slow maturity rate, making it scarce and consequently raising its prices.

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As the story goes, during one summer in Westport, Lee felt a desire to create a chair that could handle the rugged terrain of the Adirondacks. This chair would have to be sturdy, balanced, and comfortable on everything from sandy ground to a small hill.
Though a purveyor of the “wilderness cure,” Trudeau himself rarely used the term. “He believed in science,” Catania says, noting that most patients who recovered from TB did so as the result of good nursing. “Being in the fresh air was part of it, but he didn’t claim any magical restorative power in the air.”

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In his own book, Daniel Mack, the chairmaker, suggests a kinship between the Westport chair and forerunners that include reclining patient chairs of the early 19th century as well as the slant-backed Morris chair that inspired Craftsman furniture maker Gustav Stickley. But he singles out the cure chair as a pivotal development. Were it not for tuberculosis, he writes, “It’s unlikely that there would have been an Adirondack chair.”

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    It wouldn’t be the first time that furniture designed for the sick or infirm crossed into the mainstream, says Patricia Kane, a curator of American Decorative Arts at Yale University Art Gallery, who obtained a Westport chair for the collection in 2002. A classic example is the wing chair, whose dual protuberances were likely designed to support the head of elderly or infirm occupants and which—like Bunnell’s patented chair—were sometimes fitted with commodes. “Nowadays they’ve migrated into our living rooms, and we think of them as living room furniture,” Kane says.

    While the design of the Adirondack chair hasn’t changed for decades, the materials they’re made of have developed over the years. Finding the right chair made of the right material for your climate may not be the easiest task.
    This is a very personal question that I can’t really answer for you since we’re all different. There will be certain body shapes and heights that will make getting in and out of these chairs difficult. Whether you have that shape or size I can’t really answer.

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    Truth be told. This design rocks the outdoor furniture – it leads as others follow.

    We do not build our chairs with little stick legs or narrow back boards with large gaps between them. We use thick one and a half inch thick boards for the front and back legs which provides more surface area to screw and glue down the seat and arm boards. This makes our chairs tough and sturdy and less likely to split out over time. Now what about the all important Adirondack chair arms? All our original designs feature traditional wide one inch thick arms because simply put they make the classic American iconic chair what it is; without them you would not have that perfect spot to place your drink, plate of food, book or anything else. It is our goal to make our chairs well balanced, eye catching as well as strong and long lasting. No two pieces of wood are exactly the same. This is why it is best for us to assemble our chairs one at a time. Using this type of detailed craftsmanship allows us to make sure that each and every Clarks Original that leaves our shop goes together correctly and is our best. We are very confident that when you get ready to assemble your chair it will go together the way it is suppose too.
    Bought 5, need 3 more but live 2 hours away from nearest COSTCO. How can I find out if my store, located in Newark, DE, has them in stock without driving the 2 hours? I’ve tried to call but can’t find a number that someone will answer.

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    This is another great example of the wonders of spray paint! Excellent! (Love the colors too!).

    That’s one thing you may need to opt for this chair when it comes to outdoor furniture.
    Soon after Lee finalized the design of his Westport chair, he met up with his hunting friend Harry Bunnell, who owned a carpentry shop in the town. Bunnell was worried about the upcoming winter because of a lack of resources that year, so to help him out, Lee gave him the chair's design.

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    Adirondack Chair Benefits First and foremost, it’s important to remember that the Adirondack chair was specifically made for uneven terrain. So, if you’re looking to invest in new seating for an outdoor living space on a sloped hill, there’s no better choice than the Adirondack chair.

    The front of the seat sits 15.5″ tall, which is a decent height considering its an adirondack. Most tall people should be able to get down to this height and slide thei backsides into the seat.
    You are not just looking at the high back. Adirondack chairs can also come with extensions for your feet to rest on.

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According to Elizabeth Lee, Thomas’s great- great-grandniece, “Uncle Tom” spent the years between 1900 and 1903 experimenting with different types of wood and various shapes, sizes and positioning before arriving at an angled chair with a comfort level unmatched by any other.

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This Black and Decker design seems to have lost its legs but nevertheless the chair looks strong; perfect for sitting close to the ground and relaxing. The back has the classic seven plank design but is longer which can extend up to the back of the head.

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Some types of outdoor furniture, such as the simple, stackable patio chairs with the slightly wobbly legs, are usually made with polypropylene; look for a Resin Identification Code [RIC] number (5) in a triangle on the underside of the furniture. In general, number (5) plastics are sometimes accepted for recycling, but the size and shape of the plastic furniture still usually prohibits it from being recycled curbside.

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In that case, we found a couple of video tutorials on how to build Adirondack bar chairs and tables that might be more to your liking.

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