Free Winter Hammock Care Secrets

Your free guide on how to maintain your hammock over the winter months - Storing, cleaning and preparing for a fabulous summer. We share our expert tips.

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1. Choose the Right Location: Select a dry, cool, and well-ventilated storage area. Avoid storing your hammock in damp or humid places like basements or attics to prevent mold and mildew growth.
2. Detach and Fold It: If possible, remove your hammock from its hanging hardware and fold it neatly. This will help save space and prevent tangles.
3. Protect from Pests: Use a hammock storage bag or a clean, breathable fabric cover to shield your hammock from dust, dirt, and potential pests during storage.


1. Check for Stains: Inspect your hammock for any stains, dirt, or debris. Spot-clean stains with a mild detergent and a soft brush.
2. Machine Wash (if applicable): If your hammock is machine-washable, follow the manufacturer's instructions. Use a gentle cycle and a mild detergent. Always remove spreader bars if your hammock has them before washing.
3. Hand Wash (if necessary): For non-machine-washable hammocks, mix a mild detergent with lukewarm water. Gently scrub the hammock's fabric using a soft brush, then rinse thoroughly with clean water.
4. Hang to Dry: After washing, hang your hammock in a well-ventilated area to air-dry. Avoid direct sunlight, as prolonged exposure may cause fading.


1. Inspect for Wear and Tear: Regularly check your hammock for signs of wear, such as fraying ropes or fabric damage. Repair any issues promptly to prevent further damage.
2. Check Hanging Hardware: Inspect the hanging hardware for rust or wear. Clean and lubricate metal components to prevent corrosion. If necessary, replace worn hardware.
3. Rotate Your Hammock: Periodically rotate or flip your hammock to distribute weight and stress evenly, ensuring even wear.
4. Consider a Hammock Stand: If you typically hang your hammock from trees or other anchors, consider investing in a hammock stand. Stands provide flexibility and reduce wear on natural anchors.


1. Rehang Your Hammock: In the spring, inspect your hammock and hardware before rehanging it. Ensure it's secure and safe for use.
2. Reapply Stain and Water Repellent (if applicable): If your hammock has a stain or water-repellent coating, reapply it before summer use to maintain its protection.
3. Enjoy Regularly: The best way to maintain your hammock is to use it regularly. Hammocks are meant for relaxation, so be sure to spend time in it during the warm months.
By following these guidelines, you'll help ensure your hammock remains in great condition, ready to provide countless hours of relaxation during the summer season. Enjoy your hammock and the warm days ahead!

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