Why you should make a fuss over the beach chair and umbrella set you choose

The beach is much more enjoyable when you have the right equipment with you. If you plan to spend much time there, it pays to invest in a comfortable beach chair and umbrella set. You can choose from a high end designer decor or keep it simple, the choice is yours. In order to get the most out of your set, there are a few things to keep in mind.

Consider your needs and how it will be used

You may be a single and plan to join a group. If this is the case, a single beach chair with attached umbrella will do nicely. If you have a partner, there are some fantastic sets that feature two chairs, a shared umbrella and a combination table and cooler in the middle. These are easy to fold and portable for fast and easy setup, take down, storage and transport. If you have a family, you may want to consider the purchase of a few doubles. If you are a regular fixture at the beach, you may benefit from a lightweight portable table, chairs and umbrella set so everyone will have room to sit in the shade to escape the full sun.

Personal preferences

Some other things you might want to think about are the height and weight of the set. If you’ll be carrying it for any distance, the more lightweight, the better. Beach chair and umbrella sets come in a wide range of styles, colors and sizes. If at all possible, try one out before you make your purchase. Make sure that you have plenty of room without pinching on your sides. They also come in a variety of heights. Some chairs sit up higher and others are built to sit low to the ground. If you are into designer beach products, there are some wonderfully unique pieces that can be found with a quick search on the internet. The brand, design and style can also make a statement about your sense of taste and style.

Quality of construction

All beach chair and umbrella sets are not created equally. It’s a good idea to check around and look at the reviews posted for your selection before you commit to buying. People who have previouly purchased and used the product are generally happy to give their opinions on the quality, both good and bad. The usual rating is based upon 5 stars with 5 being top quality and 1 being very poor. Read the explanations as to why they gave it the marks so you can get an idea of the quality of materials, workmanship and function. This is a good way to avoid getting a set that breaks easily or is too heavy to carry around on the beach.

Benefits of beach furniture

A quality chair and umbrella set can improve your fun in the sun and protect your health at the same time. An overdose of UV rays can be dangerous. Getting out of the full sun can help to prevent sunburn, heat exhaustion, sunstroke and it can also be refreshing. Having a comfortable place to sit can give you an enjoyable break from beach activities so you can recharge your batteries for another round.