BUGGING OUT: The Permethrin Alternative

moskito2_1Remember last summer?

You were lying in your Moskito Traveller hammock in your favorite vacation spot, watching the sun rise over the lake and thinking to yourself, “I don’t want to get up from this spot.” Upon closer inspection, on the other side of the mesh netting, you see a small army of mosquitoes and black flies swarming and think to yourself, “I really don’t want to get up from this spot.”

The insect-repelling mesh netting on our Moskito camping hammocks brings a certain type of security — a bug-free night’s rest. What our netting doesn’t do is kill insects or provide any additional insect repellent. Continue reading

HOOKED UP: Hanging The Chair You Got For Christmas


If you got a new hanging chair for Christmas but don’t have the slightest idea how you’re going to hang it, we’ve got a great new video that shows you just how easy it can be.

The Swivel Chair Hook from Byer of Maine is constructed to take all of the guesswork out of hanging a chair, either indoors or out. Crafted from heavy steel, the hook rotates 360 degrees for both convenience and comfort.

Watch the video above to learn just how easy it is to install the Swivel Chair Hook. The sooner you do, the sooner you’ll have that Brazil Hammock Chair out of the box and hanging in a spot where you can really enjoy it.

— TB

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NO STRESS SOLUTION: EasyCot From Byer Of Maine

EasyCot logo closeup-MYou’re busy.

You’re stressing about shopping lists, cranberry sauce and the seating arrangements at the Thanksgiving table. After all, everybody knows that your brother-in-law and crazy Uncle Bill can’t sit within earshot of one another without a bare-knuckles brawl breaking out right there in the mashed potatoes.

The last thing you’ve had time to think about at all is where everyone is going to sleep.

Sigh… What to do… What to do….

In the interest of full disclosure: We don’t know what your nephew wants for Christmas, and we never really concocted a cranberry sauce recipe that worked. As for Uncle Bill, well a little extra pumpkin pie on the plate works wonders for people’s moods. Continue reading