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Blue Ridge Chair Works Launches Big New ‘XL Deck Chair’

The Made in the USA outdoor furniture brand adds heavy duty, easy set-up outdoor chair to collection

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Franklin, NC (May 6, 2019) – Blue Ridge Chair Works – a North Carolina based outdoor furniture brand – comes in strong with their largest, toughest, sturdiest outdoor chair yet – The XL Deck Chair. This burly seat offers heavy duty dependability and strength, all with classic style and easy setup, expanding your range of outdoor comfort.

The XL Deck Chair utilizes all of Blue Ridge Chair Works’ signature features, from Southern Appalachian craftsmanship to hand-selected kiln-dried Ash hardwood, but raises the bar for strength and support. With a 22” width seat for spacious comfort, this seat can support weights of up to 500 lbs! It also features a comfortable carry handle and ChairLock buckle closure attachment, making portability, assembly and storage is as convenient as ever.

“I’m a big guy, and sometimes I feel I’m not catered for in the outdoor industry,” said Alan Davis, founder of Blue Ridge Chair Works. “I wanted to change that, and boy have I made in comfortable!”


Product Weight: 13 lbs

Shipping Weight: 18 lbs

Open Size: 31″w x 25″d x 28″h

Boxed Size: 32″ x 30″ x 5″

Weight Capacity: 500


Whether it’s enjoying a cold one on the back deck, or time to relax out after a long day on the trail, the XL Deck Chair will give you the quality time you deserve outdoors, all with top of the line durability and comfort.

Blue Ridge Chair Works crafts beautifully constructed and versatile folding outdoor chairs and tables, designed to be high-quality and comfortable. Their wide range of seating options allow you to find the best fit for you and the whole family, and their folding table choices will elevate any outdoor spot to the perfect hangout. Using ergonomically friendly designs and materials made in the USA, they use a range of traditional craftsmanship practices by seasoned craft and outdoorsman Alan Davis. Environmental sustainability is every bit as important as the comfort, ease-of-use, and endurance of their furniture.

“I never wanted to be a great BIG company, I wanted to be a GREAT small company,” said Davis.

Cutting import fuel costs, without compromising his high standards and determination to produce quality, sustainable furniture, Alan followed through on his commitment to producing materials in Western North Carolina, embracing the heritage of southern Appalachian craftsmanship. For the past 14 years, Blue Ridge Chair’s main factory has been in Franklin, NC where about 10 skilled woodworkers and laborers are employed.

Blue Ridge Chair Works has been featured on sites such as Men’s Journal, Urban Outfitters, Canoe and Kayak Magazine, and dozens of prominent outdoor specialty magazines. The XL Deck Chair is currently available for purchase online:

For more information about Blue Ridge Chair Works, visit their website at:


About Blue Ridge Chair Works

Blue Ridge Chair Works (BRCW) is owned and founded by seasoned craftsman Alan Davis, who founded the company out of his love for carpentry and the outdoors. Based out of Franklin, NC, BRCW creates artisanally crafted wooden outdoor furniture with a dedication to high-quality materials and process, as well as sustainability. Made in the USA and committed to zero waste products, BRCW gives outdoor folk the comfort, dependability and portability they seek in outdoor furniture, without the cost of environmental efficiency. See more at