By 14cczpo. Chaise Lounge. At Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:08:42 AM.
The chaise lounge, as it is also called, originated from 16th-century France. It become popular in Europe and was later imported to the United States during the 1930s where it was primarily used an outdoor patio seat or an indoor recliner. Then and now, the lounge furniture was designed to be versatile, beautiful and functional on both sides of the ocean.
Apart from recreational use, the chaise lounge has also made some appearances in the medical profession. Patients stretch themselves out and pour out the contents of their minds and hearts as part of therapy.
Chaise style lounging has made its way into the backyard and garden industry. Previously only seen at fine resorts and establishments, chaise lounges have become affordable enough to place in the backyard. What makes them so desirable is the way they are designed. They are typically comprised of two to three main sections, one for sitting, one to rest the back on and another to rest the legs on. Each one of the sections is equipped with hinges and a metallic ratcheting system that allows them to be adjusted. The positions are varies until the optimal feel is achieved.