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Damaged Redwood Furniture: Repair or Replace?

Damaged Redwood Furniture: Repair or Replace?

If you have redwood outdoor furniture, sooner or later you’re going to have to make a decision about whether to do a diy home repair project or replace a damaged or broken piece.  There are several factors you must take into consideration before you make that call.  Redwood is a very beautiful and durable wood, ideal ...

Types of Outdoor Storage benches

Types of Outdoor Storage benches

Just as with the interior of your home, finding enough storage space for outdoor items is often a challenge for many homeowners.  Storage benches can be the perfect solution for keeping items such as outdoor toys, pool supplies and accessories, patio cushions, hoses, landscape supplies, and other small items hidden ...

Picking The Best Patio Chairs For Your Home

Picking The Best Patio Chairs For Your Home

Nothing says summer like a patio table and chairs. Whether you're having a cookout or just an outdoor party, a patio table and chairs are almost an essential element. Patio tables and chairs come in various styles and materials. They almost come in everything from a 2 person bistro style patio tables and chairs, or a ...

Types of Chairs

Types of Chairs

There are many different types of chairs to choose from when looking for home furnishings.  That is a good thing and can sometimes be a bad thing.  It's a good thing because there are so many different types that you can most definitely find one that will perfectly match the decor of your home.  The bad side to that ...

10 things to keep in mind when buying wicker patio furniture

10 things to keep in mind when buying wicker patio furniture

Now that you've read our patio furniture buying guide and determined that wicker patio furniture is right for you let's look at the Top 10 Things you need to look for when making your wicker patio furniture purchase. Price, maintenance, number of pieces needed, stock, seating, durability, moveability, repair, color ...

How to bring life back to damaged wicker furniture

How to bring life back to damaged wicker furniture

This is a thrift hack - buying old wicker furniture and giving it a second lease of life. This is a very simple guide and example on repairing wicker furniture and adding a "distressed" look and feel to it. This technique isnt to everyones taste, but someone may really shine at it! Wicker furniture has come back ...

The pros and cons of teak furniture

The pros and cons of teak furniture

You walk into a furniture store on a quest for the perfect dining table or chest of drawers. Cherry, mahogany, oak- somehow they don't call to you. You can't imagine them in your living room or master suite. Wait. There in the back, glowing softly in the flattering light of the store. It is a teak table. The sign says ...

Best Patio Furniture – Patio Furniture Buying Guide

Best Patio Furniture – Patio Furniture Buying Guide

Imagine sitting contentedly on your outdoor patio in comfortable furniture and enjoying the soft breeze caressing your face and arms, the bright blue of the sky laced artfully with clouds, the profusion of greenery and the scent of flowers, and the comings and goings of birds. Your perfect companion is by your side, ...

Best Adirondack Chairs – A Timeless Classic

Best Adirondack Chairs  – A Timeless Classic

Adirondack chairs appeal to people of all ages, old and young alike. Originally created in New York, the Adirondack chair is now sold worldwide. Adirondack Chairs: A Timeless Classic Adirondack chairs, a popular part of our lives for a long time, faded out somewhat in the 1980s, but they recently made a comeback in ...

Popular Teakwood Furniture

Popular Teakwood Furniture

Other hardwoods such as oak can stain and absorb water, which can destroy any furniture. When water seeps into cracks in the wood, the water is absorbed causing the wood to warp, crack, and peel. The furniture will either have to be repaired if that is possible, however in most instanced the furniture is ruined and ...

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