Other & Plastic - Hammocks/Swings
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Sat Apr 26 00:00:00 MDT 2014worthingtonmanor Rating:4.0
I bought this chair to sit in the shade and read a book, or espy the wildlife on afternoons. The chair looks more substantial than others I have seen so I was slightly disappointed when it arrived. There is only a very flimsy piece of foam in the seat and in the back, so when you sit, it completely collapses around you. But.......... I fixed it... I took measurements and went to local home warehouse and purchased a piece of 3/8" clear plastic flat stock, cut sizes for the bench and back, then took out the stitching and foam, slid in the plastic, replaced the foam and restitched all the places I had removed. Hung with 1/2" eye bolt to large "s" hook and works like a champ now and presently very happy with my redesign. thanks WW
Thu May 12 00:00:00 MDT 2011dragonhappy Rating:4.0
I received my order quickly and am overall pleased with my purchase, however, I am a little disappointed with the plastic ropes that stretch out when you sit in the chair making the height adjustment somewhat challenging.
Tue Sep 06 00:00:00 MDT 2011davidinwny Rating:5.0
Quite a good product. The swing is heavy duty (and a bit heavy) but manageable. Directions are a bit sketchy but you really only need common sense after looking at the parts. Wait till it is together prior to tightening bolts. Chain was long enough to hang from a 7' outside frame. Actually, had to cut a length off to make it fit and look good. Don't know why the plastic is on the chain...it tends to hold condensation on warm days and might accelerate rust, but the finish if pretty good. I, too, had the little ding on the back top arch that everyone mentions. Nothing to be worried about.
Fri Jul 20 00:00:00 MDT 2012daniese Rating:5.0
This swing arrived faster than anticipated. All the pieces were covered with protective plastic from the box. All screws and necessary items for assembly were located in a little plastic pouch. It has large hooks at the top of the chain to hang the swing by. The chain holding the swing remains covered with thick plastic to protect your fingers. It's a little heavy when assembled but nothing I couldn't manage by myself. It's really pretty on the porch and I'm still smiling.
Fri Jul 18 00:00:00 MDT 2014cbasold Rating:5.0
Love this swing, sturdy, easy to put together. I removed the plastic safety from the chains, did not think it was necessary.
Fri Feb 14 00:00:00 MST 2014berfunkle Rating:5.0
I ordered the white and it is WHITE (almost plastic-like in appearance) but my guess is that it won't be quite as pristine after a few seasons . . . so I'm okay with that. The swing is so, so comfortable, very sturdy, and delivery was, ahem, two days EARLY! As others have written, expect to cut a few links out of the chain - I have an old Victorian home, so I didn't expect to have this issue since I have high ceilings. But I did - it's a simple fix. It's better to have more chain than needed than less.
Wed Apr 29 00:00:00 MDT 2009f1mktg Rating:5.0
Durable and sturdy swing for a decent price. We hung ours from a tree branch and used plastic protectors along the chain to not harm the tree. I am certain the iron will withstand the elements for a long time, the coating is quite thick. Even without cushions the bench is comfortable and swings smoothly and quietly. I'm not sure how hot it will get in summer but we plan to have cushions made for it.
Mon May 07 00:00:00 MDT 2007smash123 Rating:5.0
I loved this swing - I had 2 Vintage Wrought Iron Bentwood Rockers and this was a perfect complement to them. It was easy to assemble and the plastic coated chain is an added safety feature for little hands. Loved It.
Sat Apr 16 00:00:00 MDT 2011crlr Rating:5.0
I was very pleased with how the swing was designed & with good solid manufacturing in the product. The packaging for shipment was also very good with extra screw & nut. I expect to get many years of pleasure out of this swing that will not be as vulnerable to the elements as the wood & cloth swings we have used in the past. A little expensive but should never need replacement. The $2.95 shipping cost was a real bonus. The only feature that would have been nice if the body of the swing was covered in the plastic/rubber coating that was on the chains ( the chain coating is a really nice feature of this swing).
Thu Apr 19 00:00:00 MDT 2012dianek66 Rating:5.0
really nice swing. Matches the Woodlawn Swing Frame very well. It was really easy to build and can be done with 1 person. The chain was a bit long, but easy to shorten for the frame (had to cut away some of the plastic, but not a problem). Our wooden swing rotten and fell over. I am hoping this will last for many years.
Mon Jun 13 00:00:00 MDT 2011azktisme Rating:5.0
Works great, just make sure you have the plastic caps fit snug on the frame. They can pop off if you move it around often.
Thu Aug 22 00:00:00 MDT 2013neuvodecorators Rating:5.0
The swing arrived in surprisingly good time (3 days after ordering) and in very good condition (well packed ... no dings). It looks exactly like what was advertised. We bought the white color. The swing is sturdy and has what looks like a strong frame throughout. The underside too has five bars running that hopefully provides enough support to increase the life of the swing. There is too much resin though -- so it does feel more plastic and less wicker. But, that might be a problem with all wicker swings these days -- with the market's emphasis on easy cleaning and maintenance. Our patio has an 8 foot ceiling, so the chain that came with it was too long. It looks like the chain will fit a 10 foot ceiling. It was easy to move the links and "re-size" the chain to fit our needs.
Wed May 28 00:00:00 MDT 2014jtowns Rating:5.0
Although there were 2 cuts in the vinyl wrapping, one around the center back pole to secure back to something, and on the vertical pole itself. The swing is very comfortable, and attractive. It included more than enough chain covered by thick plastic to prevent cuts, and very large/strong hooks for hanging. I did not send it back because of the cuts in the vinyl wrapphing. Excellent value.
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