Category: Outdoor furniture

Patio Covers Offer Protection from the Weather

Patio Covers Offer Protection from the Weather

A patio cover is a covering over a patio space that can be constructed from a variety of different materials, such as aluminum, vinyl, metal or wood, to provide shade and protection from the rain, wind and even snow.  It is similar to a porch awning or other type of awning, although most awnings are made from canvas.  ...

Best Outdoor Storage Benches

Best 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 ...

How to clean and care for wicker furniture

How to clean and care for wicker furniture

Wicker furniture is simple to maintain however, wicker furniture must be cleaned regularly to keep it in good condition. Wicker furniture itself is made up from vines and grasses which are woven together. The term Wicker refers to this process, rather than being one particular material itself. Indeed, Wicker furniture ...

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 ...

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