How To Install A Hanging Egg Chair Outside?
Apr 18,2023 | Orange Casual
A hanging egg chair is a perfect option for gardens, backyards, porches, balconies, and even living rooms or bedrooms. With various designs available, from hammock chairs to bubble chairs, you are sure to find one that suits your space. While finding the perfect hanging egg chair is easy, installing it may not always be straightforward. There are two types of hanging egg chairs, one with a stand and one without a stand, and the installation process may differ slightly. Let's now introduce how to install a hanging egg chair outside.
How To Install A Hanging Egg Chair With Stand?
Congratulations if you have purchased this style! This hanging egg chair comes with a direct installation feature, requiring little to no assembly. Designed for customer convenience, the seat is foldable, and all you need to do is attach the screws to the frame to start using it.
There are a few things you still need to do after installing the hanging egg chair:
Adjust height: Adjust the height of the chair to your desired level by adjusting the chain or ropes. Make sure the chair is hanging evenly and securely from the stand.
Test stability: Give the chair a gentle shake to ensure it is stable and properly attached to the stand. If needed, adjust the chair's height or attachment points to ensure stability.
Test weight capacity: Check the weight capacity of the hanging chair and make sure it is suitable for your intended use. Avoid exceeding the weight limit to ensure safety.
Install cushions or accessories: If your hanging egg chair requires additional cushions or accessories, follow the manufacturer's instructions to install them securely.
Double-check: Double-check all the connections, screws, and bolts to make sure they are tightened properly and the chair is securely attached to the stand.
This egg swing chair with a stand features an E-coating steel frame and an alum (seat plate) frame while covered with premium PE Rattan. The back has polyester ropes. All of these elements ensure the chair is weather-resistant and stylishly comfortable. The furniture cover is included as a gift and will protect your chair from different weather conditions.
How To Install A Hanging Egg Chair Without Stand?
Installing a hanging egg chair without a stand requires careful consideration of the location where you want to hang it. Here are the steps to install a hanging egg chair without a stand outside, whether on a tree, a patio ceiling, or a balcony ceiling:
Step 1: Choose a Suitable Location
Select a sturdy location that can support the weight of the chair and the person sitting in it. It should have a solid structure, such as a strong tree branch, a reinforced patio ceiling, or a balcony ceiling that can safely accommodate the weight of the chair.
Step 2: Gather the Necessary Tools and Materials
You will need the following tools and materials for the installation:
- Hanging egg chair with hardware (usually includes a chain or rope)
- Rope or chain extension (if needed)
- Carabiners or hooks (if needed)
- Measuring tape
- Drill (if needed)
- Screwdriver (if needed)
- Eye bolts or ceiling hooks (if needed)
- Level (if needed)
- Weight capacity information for the chair
Step 3: Measure and Mark the Installation Point
Using a measuring tape, measure the desired height and location for the chair. Mark the spot with a pencil or chalk for precise installation.
Step 4: Install Eye Bolts or Ceiling Hooks (if needed)
If you are installing the chair on a ceiling or an overhead structure, you may need to install eye bolts or ceiling hooks to hang the chair securely. Use a drill and screwdriver to install the eye bolts or ceiling hooks according to the manufacturer's instructions and ensure they are securely attached to the structure.
Step 5: Attach the Chain or Rope to the Chair
Attach the chain or rope included with the hanging egg chair to the designated attachment points on the chair, following the manufacturer's instructions. Make sure the attachment is secure and can support the weight capacity of the chair.
Step 6: Hang the Chair
Carefully hang the chair from the installed eye bolts or ceiling hooks, ensuring that it is level and securely attached. Use carabiners or hooks if needed to connect the chain or rope to the eye bolts or ceiling hooks.
Step 7: Test for Stability
Sit in the chair and test for stability. Ensure that it hangs evenly and securely without any wobbling or tilting. Make any necessary adjustments to the installation to ensure the chair is safe and stable.
Step 8: Enjoy Your Hanging Egg Chair
Once the chair is properly installed and stable, you can enjoy relaxing in your hanging egg chair in your chosen outdoor location!
Please note: Always prioritize safety when installing any type of furniture or equipment.
It's obvious that installing a hanging egg chair without a stand is more challenging than installing one with a stand. Of course, the lower difficulty comes with a higher price. Choose a suitable hanging egg chair based on your preferences and budget, and I hope everyone can enjoy outdoor living to the fullest.