Help locating recliners for 6'5' tall husband

lablandMay 22, 2011

I am trying to replace my old Lazyboy recliners. I have a VERY bad back and must recline, I am 6' tall and my husband is 6'5" tall. They no longer carry the big man recliner. My problem is I must be able to sit in it before I order one. With the onslaught of online stores, which are great, can't just order without trying one out. I live in Southern California.

It is hard to find a. Back that is tall enough, and foot rest long enough!

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dannyk48

Try the Lane Sherman Recliner the back is 48"H.

Here is a link that might be useful: Lane Sherman Recliner.

    Bookmark   May 22, 2011 at 7:25PM
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LuAnn_in_PA

Stickley's Morris chairs do it for us!

Very comfortable for our tall family (5'11" - 6'8").

    Bookmark   May 23, 2011 at 8:24AM
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labland

Thank you both foe your help. The hardest part is finding the footrest portion long enough for our kong legs! Lazy Boy used to have a footrest extension which we always used. I will be looking at both the Lane and Stickley this week.

Any other suggestions? I have found that Best Furniture makes The Beast,which has a foot rest that actually goes about 5" past my feet! Has any one ever thad one?

    Bookmark   May 23, 2011 at 11:19AM
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