Bean bags come in different sizes and shape and can be used in different ways. Normally, the user sets the shape of the bean bag. Moreover, it is made from a fabric that is filled with PVC pellets or small pieces of foam that have the size of a bean. The bags can be used in different ways.
The most common use of a bean bag is to sit on it. Depending on the size of the bean bag and that of the person using it, a spherical bag can be used as a lounge, a chair, or a love-seat. You can make a chair or bed from the bean bag as it is in a pattern that can be changed. There is utmost support and comfortability as the bean gad shapes itself to accommodate the user.
You can make a dog and cats bed from the bag. The bag is made using a heavyweight material, which increase the comfortability of the dog while sleeping or taking a nap. Moreover, you only need to take out the bean bag cover and wash it; hence, it is easy to clean. You can add some natural materials to the bean bag and heat it so that there will be heat, to fight cold temperatures. These natural materials are chosen because they offer a warm temperature. Moreover, you can add aromatic ingredients like cloves, cinnamon, ginger, or lavender. Heat the bag with the help of dry heat from a microwave or oven. Fort the purposes of giving some moisture, it is advisable that you spray some water on the bag; the heat can be retained for not less than an hour.
It can also be used as a pool float. Again, the beads used in the bean bag cannot sink. Thus, a bean bag can offer relaxation on the water.
Recently, photographers have started using bean bags as camera stands instead of a tripod. Bean bags can be utilized to hold a camera in a way that one can take different shots. It can also go to many places where a tripod cannot.
Safety, especially for kids, is assured when you use a helmet made from a bean bag cushioning. The cushions have millions of round beads that help to disperse the force of impact. Bead bags are now being used in making bicycle helmets.
There are some games played using a small bean bag. The most popular of these games is the bean bag toss. Moreover, it takes different forms; one of them uses a box that has several holes in it. You earn high points if you toss a bean bag in the smaller holes, while the larger ones only earn you a few points.