What uses can footstools from Italpouf be used for?

Footstools are extremely versatile and can be used in a variety of situations. Here are some of the main uses:

  • As an addition to an armchair or sofa: a footstool can be used as a place for a relaxing leg lift after a hard day, helping to reduce tension and fatigue.
  • As an additional seat: the footstool can be used as a guest seat when you need more seating in the living room.
  • As an auxiliary table: use the footstool as a small table on which to place trays of snacks, drinks or video game controllers.
  • In the bedroom: the footstool can be used as a bedside seat or bedside table.
  • In the children's room: a lightweight footstool without hard and sharp elements is the ideal seat even for the youngest of children.

What are the main advantages of footstools in interior design?

Footstools have many advantages that make them a great addition to any interior design. Here are some of them:

  • Aesthetics: footstools add elegance and sophistication to an interior with their variety of styles, shapes and colours.
  • Functional: footstools are extremely practical as they can be used as additional seating, support tables or a place to relax your legs.
  • Health and relaxation support: footstools help to relieve muscle tension and stress while promoting healthy circulation by elevating the legs.
  • Personal accent: thanks to a wide selection of fabrics, patterns, colours and personalisation options, footstools can become a unique decorative element that emphasises individual style and character of the interior.

What are the advantages of footstools for children?

Footstools can be extremely useful for children in a variety of situations. Here are some of the main benefits:

  • Safety: footstools are low and stable, reducing the risk of falling or tripping.
  • Leg support: footrests can help children maintain correct posture, especially when sitting at a table or desk. This allows them to focus on studying or drawing without putting strain on their backs or legs.
  • Comfort: footrests allow the legs to rest freely, which can improve a child's comfort and well-being.
  • Aesthetics: children often like the vibrant colours and interesting designs that can be chosen when purchasing a footstool. The right choice can make your child more willing to use the footstool.
  • Supporting creativity: children can use the footstool as an additional playing or construction surface. Such a space can also act as a "stage" for toys or figurines.

What is the nylon from which outdoor beanbags are made?

Nylon is a synthetic textile material that is characterized by strength, abrasion resistance and water resistance. These properties make nylon a suitable material for beanbags designed for outdoor use.

Are beanbags made of nylon waterproof?

Yes, beanbags made of nylon are waterproof, which means that they can be used outdoors even in the rain. The material effectively protects the filling of the beanbag. Make sure to dry the material properly every time. Do not leave the product on a damp surface.

Are beanbags made of nylon resistant to UV radiation?

Beanbags made of nylon are UV-resistant to a certain extent, but prolonged exposure to direct sunlight can cause the colors to fade. In order to preserve the vivid colors of the material, it is a good idea to store it in a shaded place or protect it from sunlight with a special cover.

How to clean and care for beanbags made of nylon?

Cleaning beanbags made of nylon is easy and convenient. Just use a damp cloth and a mild detergent to remove dirt from the surface. In case of more severe dirt, you can remove the cover and wash it separately.

When beanbags made of nylon are not in use, they can be stored in a dry and airy place, away from direct sunlight, which can cause the colors to fade. It's also a good idea to make sure the beanbag is regularly aired and cleaned to keep it fresh and looking its best.

Can beanbags made of nylon be used both inside and outside the house?

Yes, beanbags made of nylon can be used both inside and outside the house. Their waterproof properties make them suitable for use on the terrace or in the garden, while they can also be used as comfortable seating in the living room or children's room.

Are beanbags made of nylon safe for children?

Yes, beanbags made of nylon are safe for children - the outer material and filling meet safety standards and have certificates and approvals.

What is the polystyrene granules used to fill the beanbags?

Styrofoam granules are small, lightweight balls made of expanded polystyrene (EPS), which are commonly used as a filling for beanbags due to their lightness, flexibility and durability.

Is polystyrene filling safe for health?

Yes, polystyrene filling are safe for health. It is non-toxic, hypoallergenic and contains no harmful substances.

What are the advantages of using polystyrene filling in beanbags?

Styrofoam filling are lightweight, flexible and durable, which makes beanbags filled with this material comfortable, adapt well to the shape of the body and retain their shape for a long time.

How long does polystyrene filling maintain their properties?

Styrofoam filling are a durable material, but over time they can flatten slightly, making the beanbag less comfortable. We recommend refilling the filling every 6-12 months depending on the intensity of use. Filling can be purchased here.