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To prolong the life of your hammock never leave it exposed to the elements for extended period of time. The biggest deterrents to longevity are UV rays and rain, both of which can destroy the fabric and ropes in your hammock. I suggest a care and storage kit designed for your particular hammock. Also keep up on useful hammock cleaning information posted on the internet. With proper care a quality hammock could last a generation.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|