The Hammock is made of rope, net or fabric. It is a sling that can be used to suspend in between the two or any number of points. The Hammock is used mainly for resting, swinging or sleeping. The Hammock is made of cloth which twists around itself or ropes that twines to get attached to the fixed points. The hammock can be attached to the pillars or trees or any fixed structure. The Hammock make to rest for longer durations as it eliminates twisting. Sleeping in the hammock lessen the discomfort during sleep and also decreases the back pain. The hammocks are used when you are on a picnic spot and can enjoy the nature by sleeping in it. The quality of the hammocks should be strong such that it prevent you from falling down. Australian Hammocks provides the best quality and make you feel comfortable when you rest in it.
Different types of materials used to make Hammocks
- Cotton –The cotton hammock is the most popular and used material. The cotton hammock has many ideal properties for making it as the best material used for making hammock. The main characteristics of the cotton hammock are the comfort, breathable fabric, absorbs moisture and it is washable. The cotton material is very comfortable as it is very supportive and soft. It is given most priority when comes to the comfort. The cotton fabric is the most breathable fabric as it prevents the sweat and heat as it allows the better flow of the air. Cotton have the feature of absorbing the moisture. The cotton fabric can be easily washable and dried. It can be soaked in the bucket for long time and can be rinsed easily.
- Polyester–The polyester is a man made fabric that is a weather resistant. The polyester is a material which dries rapidly when compared to the cotton material. The polyester material feels waxy when you sleep on it and the polyester gives very harsh feeling when you sleep. The polyester hammock don’t get damage even when you keep it aside for longer duration. The polyester material when you purchase is very bright and dulls down on further exposure to the weather.
- Nylon- The nylon fabric durability and resistance stands between the polyester and cotton. The nylon fabric gives you comfort feel when you sleep but less than the cotton fabric. The nylon have small amount of firm feel. They look like silk and are available in elegant colours. You can choose the nylon if you are constantly using it in the outdoors. It is quick in drying than the cotton fabric.
Hope you can select the fabric according to your requirement and the features.