I donít know why I did not thoroughly read through the product description before my purchase but, I didn't. This somehow ended up being a good thing when the hammock arrived and it was wider than I anticipated. My husband has a really large frame and at 6'6" I expected to be able to use it one at a time. Finding out we will be able to sit in it together is great news!
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Good
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Good
from Shelly Openshaw Roanoke, TX 76262,
Mar 6, 2012
I had been searching for some time for a hammock that wouldn't require a stand and this worked out great. It took all of 5 minutes for my husband to get it secured to our patio posts. It said it held two people which was what I was looking for and we tried it out right away and there was no sense of falling off. The fabric is durable but does not itch the skin at all. The white is a bright clean white and the green in very deep. Can't wait for the evenings to warm up a little more so we can star gaze in comfort.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Exact
Please tell us about the quality of the product. It is made very well, wood is nicely finished, no loose threads, looks more expensive than it was
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Exact
I could not be happier. Internet purchases are always 50/50 for me. This hammock is of exceptional quality. I have purchased a few hammocks in my lifetime and this is by far my favorite. The wooden separator bars have a really nice stain and the material is perfect. I love the little design tied into the ends of the ropes. A little better advertising here would probably help sell a bunch of them. Customers should not be surprised by great quality products you should let them see that for themselves in the ad oh well just my two cents.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Good
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Great
The hammock had vibrant colors, but not TOO much so. It is totally comfortable due to the padding built in to the cloth. It is huge and can easily hold two people or an adult and 3-4 small children.
One thing, though. Be VERY careful getting in and out of it because so far only one person has been able to do it without being flipped!
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Same
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Outstanding
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Right on.
We could not be happier with our hammock. It is truly a 2 person hammock. I had a bad experience in the past when ordering a supposed 2 person hammock that arrived and was very very small so I was very pleased with this (approximately 5 feet wide) item. It is still in very good shape but, we do store it when not in use because our automated sprinklers would soak it nightly otherwise.
Like others have said, the blue one turns purple and the green one turns brown very quickly if left in the sun. I decided to just let one side get faded and could turn it to good side when I wanted, but even that side is gross now. The whole things stains and fabric hardens and slits if left out any length of time, plus rain gets into quilted batting and cause mildew. It looked nice for one day.
We bought this in green and the color started fading within a few days. After having it for a month it is now a disgusting rust orange color. It is an eyesore! In addition to this issues, it holds water very badly...it takes at least 3 or 4 days of no rain to be able to lay on it without having water run down your back. While it is large and comfortable, the quality and other issues make it a no-go for us.
First, I want to say that this is a VERY COMFORTABLE hammock. It is also a very sturdy and well designed hammock. Two adults easily fit side-by-side. The reason I only gave it 4 stars is the fabric faded within two weeks of hanging under a pergola in North Carolina. What started out as a beautiful blue and white striped hammock quickly became a faded purple and white hammock. The color didn't bleed, just faded. I can understand the material fading after a summer, but not after only 2 weeks. The blue ropes are still a bright blue - but the material used for the hammock is a disappointment. NOTE to Manufacturer: I also purchased some ******** fabric chaise cushions to match the hammock and they are still a beautiful, bright blue.
I searched in stores and online for the perfect hammock for our family. After seeing the reviews on amazon for the product, decided this hammock fit the bill. The original product I found sold out on amazon and I was thrilled to find the exact one on overstock for the same price plus free shipping. We've only had it up a couple of days but it is extremely comfortable and seems large enough to fit our whole family of 5.
Hi power2013, upon doing some research here's what I have found. Fill a child’s wading pool with water and place the hammock in the pool. Keep the galvanized O-rings and spreader bars out of the water as much as possible. Drape the O-rings over the sides of the pool and rest the wooden spreader bars along the edges. Allow the water to thoroughly soak the hammock's rope.
Add an oxygenated bleach product to the water. Follow the manufacturer's instructions on the container for the proper amount of bleach to use. Allow the hammock to soak in the soapy water for an hour.
Grasp a handful of rope in each hand and rub the ropes together. Systematically repeat the gathering and rubbing process and work your way from one end of the hammock to the other.
Remove the hammock from the wading pool. Lay it flat on a clean, hard surface, such as your driveway or patio. Fill a clean bucket with warm water and add a mild liquid detergent.
Scrub the entire hammock bed and the rope arms leading to the galvanized rings with the soapy mixture and a soft-bristled scrub brush. Pay special attention to stains or mildew areas. Flip the hammock over and repeat the process.
Rinse the hammock thoroughly with a garden hose. Wipe down the wooden spreader bars with a clean rag. Spread the hammock on a clean, dry and flat surface. Allow the hammock to thoroughly dry before using it. This can take up to two days depending on the air temperature and humidity level. Thanks for your great question I hope this helps!overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 8, 2014
Hello lilo301, Thanks for your question. The measurements of just the hammock bed is7 feet by 5 feet. Have a great weekend!overstockcustomercare1 on May 10, 2013
does it come with the metal chains for both ends of the hammock?...the picture shows it.taidos on Mar 15, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
No longer will you need additional pillows just to make lounging in your hammock comfortable. The Hammaka Pillow Hammock has the padded comfort built into its entire spread. Filled from head to toe with Hammaka's unique ComfortFoam the pillow hammock promises hours of undeterred leisure. Constructed of UV protected and waterproofed 600 x 600 denier polyester the Hammaka Pillow Hammock was built to last. Handsome dark wood spreader bars polish off an elegant but simple style comes without the chain.Thank you for your question. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions.overstockcustomercare1 on Mar 18, 2013
Yes it has a set of chains and S hooks for both ends. You will need to get 2 eye bolts to hook the S hook to.salbug2 on Mar 25, 2013
Will this Hammock work between two trees or does it only work with a stand?bodonix on Feb 14, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your question. Yes, the Hammaka Pillow Hammock, can hang between two trees or or where ever else you would like to hang it.overstockcustomercare1 on Feb 15, 2013
It should work; ours is between our two patio posts.salbug2 on May 21, 2013
The hammock cannot be left out on the elements year round without fading / showing signs of wear. The material can get wet and of course can be left in the sun but its not considered weather proof the way that plastic materials are.overstockcustomercare1 on Apr 18, 2012
My hammock stand is 190" long--will this hammock fit on it? on Apr 8, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
The hammock is 148â from end to end. You could use a chain on both sides and still use the hammock with the stand.overstockcustomercare1 on Apr 10, 2012
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