Silver Linings #2

Here is some happiness that only Steve Carrol and John Krasinski can bring. They just launched a new Youtube channel to share good news from around the World. It also happens to be 15th anniversary of John’s new haircut and the launch of ‘The Office’
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Mock ONE listed as Best 8 Folding Hammocks of 2020 by EZVID WIKI

Republic of Durable Goods Mock One has achieved a top rank in EZVID's Wiki of 2020's best folding hammocks. Compiled with many hours of research, this newly published Wiki in our furniture for outdoors category is a broad-ranging, impartial assessment of folding hammock options available to consumers in the United States. You can view the Wiki...
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Silver Linings

We hope you all are safe and adjusting to the new (temporarily) normal...here is how we are dealing with hour updates. We started the Republic of Durable Goods to encourage people to enjoy the importance of natural resources and how powerful nature is to our well-being. Something we all need more of right now!!! In these uncertain times, it see...
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5 Best Hammock Chairs for 2020

A hammock chair is an excellent substitute for a traditional hammock. Not only does a hammock chair more easily enable you to sit upright while enjoying much the same comfort and relaxation of a traditional hammock, but they also take up less space. This makes a hammock chair the perfect new addition to your patio, garden, or other outdoor spac...
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5 Best Double Hammocks for Two People at Once

Sometimes a normal one-person hammock just won’t cut it. Whether you want to sleep with your partner, go hammocking with your dog, or just have more space to yourself, a double hammock designed for two people to use at once will be much roomier and more spacious. Of course, like with any hammock purchase, the best hammock for you depends on you...
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Van Camping Hacks: 21 Best Van Life Tricks and Tips for 2020

The best van camping hacks make van life that much easier! After countless van camping trips, these are the best commonsense tricks and insider tips we’ve gathered to make van life simpler and more enjoyable. Whether you’re hitting the road for a week-long camping trip, a long-term summer road trip, or full-time van living, these top tips, tric...
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What Is Extreme Hammocking?

 * Extreme hammocking is extremely dangerous. This post is purely informational – not a how-to guide. Extreme hammocking is not for the faint of heart. As shown in this video, this video, and this video, extreme hammocking is all about hanging in a hammock at extreme heights – even several hundred feet off the ground. While this high-adrenaline...
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Hammock Camping With Your Dog

No outdoor-loving dog owner wants to leave their dog at home when they head out for another outdoor adventure.  But many diehard hammock campers don’t realize that dogs and hammocks actually can mix! With the right hammock, a little practice at home, and some advance know-how, hammocking with a dog isn’t that difficult at all. Our top dog hammo...
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How to Use Hammock Straps

Hammock straps are hands down the best way to hang a hammock from a tree.  Although you can certainly use ropes, dedicated hammock tree straps are not only easier to use, but they also won’t cause damage to the tree when used correctly. Of course, a hammock with a built-in stand, like the Mock One, is almost always the most straightforward, man...
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