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Garden Furniture

When looking to buy garden furniture it is essential to consider the use you intent for a particular piece as well as the intended position. A garden bench or seat in a tranquil part of the garden, perhaps near a water feature may be placed to allow you to make the most of the peace of the garden and may be chosen for its aesthetic value as well as comfort. Such a seat can be a permanent fixture made of heavy timber or even stone.

An outdoor setting that is for entertaining will need to be comfortable and hard wearing, easy to clean and light enough to move. Tables and chairs used for al fresco dining need to be practical as well as attractive. Consider exposure to weather, cushions can fade quickly if left in the sun, and rain is will hasten deterioration of many materials.

Maintenance of any outdoor furniture will be required, from simple cleaning to regular painting or oiling, so consider this when buying any garden setting. Teak is an interesting material, it can be oiled regularly to maintain a golden look, or it can be left to weather to a silvery tone. Make the most of your outdoor living areas with thoughtful consideration before purchasing garden furniture.