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Tips on Buying Chaise Lounges

Tips On Buying Chaise Lounges

A chaise lounge is an upholstered sofa in the shape of a chair that is long enough to support the legs. It can add sophistication and class wherever it is placed. So whether you plan to keep it in the living room for relaxing or keep it in the study room to read your book in complete peace, lounges should be carefully selected and purchased.

Read below to find tips on buying chaise lounges:

  • Before buying chaise lounges, always keep in mind the decor of your home. The fabric and color of the upholstery defines the look of the chaise lounge. If looking for a traditional design, go for wooden frame in rich color and fabric. The arms and legs of a traditional lounge will feature carved and intricate detailing on it. For a contemporary decor, armless lounges in modern printed design and bright pop colors can be considered.
  • The lounge fabric should also be considered before buying. If you plan to add the lounge to your bedroom furniture, you will not feel comfortable in a leather or vinyl fabric. You can consider cotton or a polyester crafted chaise lounge. If there are kids and pets in the house, consider buying a lounge crafted with stain resistant and washable fabric.
  • Chaise lounges are purchased for various purposes. It is commonly used to sit and relax. A double chaise lounge with adjustable back can be a wonderful addition to your guest room. If you need more seating during a get-together, buy a lightweight lounge, such as a wicker chaise lounge, which can be moved easily. With the right color and cushions, a wicker chaise lounge can work with any home design.
  • Choose a chaise lounge depending on the space available in the house. It is a known fact that dark colored furniture makes the room look full, while on the other hand; light colored furniture creates visual space in the room. Therefore, go for light colored upholstered lounge if the room is small. Dark shades like red, maroon, purple etc. can be used to give the room a contemporary look. Having read the above mentioned tips, make sure you add the right chaise Lounge to your furniture collection. Since furniture is a one-time investment, you should buy the best one.