Our beach chairs are designed to sit low so you can sink your toes in the sand. It is two pieces and the bottom slides in the back so it is easy to carry and store when not in use. The chair is made from Ash, an American hardwood used in baseball bats so it is very strong. It is assembled with stainless steel screws and the back is made from Sunbrella. Colors are Navy, Red, Green, and Carolina Blue. The chairs are quoted with a natural penetrating oil, and if stored indoors while not in use will last for many years.