Gardens bring us closer to the outdoor and inspires the nature lover inside all of us. One of the easiest and most successful ways to unwind after a long day is to lounge around in your garden relaxing on all weather garden furniture. One can choose from a wide range of garden furniture available. There are many different styles and materials to choose from.
Garden furniture should be resistant in any weather, essentially needs to be comfortable and yet needs to look good in the garden too. When choosing outdoor furniture, keep in mind the architecture of your home and the landscape style of the garden. The furniture should blend into the surroundings.
All weather garden furniture: Rattan or poly rattan furniture
Poly-rattan furniture can be used in the garden throughout the year and needs minimum maintenance. It has a woven texture and looks very similar to wood and wicker garden furniture.
Built around welded aluminum frames and finished with woven resin, the Poly-rattan, all weather garden furniture does not rust. It is available in multiple colors, but colors like willow look like natural wicker furniture.
This natural looking outdoor furniture is UV ray resistant ensuring that it does not fade over time. When supplemented with synthetic weather resistant fabric cushions, they not only look great but also are very comfortable too.
Other garden furniture styles
Teak garden furniture is beautiful and looks at home in the natural surroundings. It needs little or no maintenance. Teak is a hard wood and the furniture is resistant to rotting and moisture making it perfect for the outdoors, in most weather. One can pick up benches, loungers, tables, chairs, armchairs and many other different pieces of furniture made from teak.
Natural wicker furniture looks very elegant and beautiful but needs a regular and stiff maintenance schedule. It is available for both indoors and outdoors use.
Classic touch of iron
Classical wrought iron outdoor furniture is beautiful and adds elegance to any surrounding. One can choose from casual designs to go with modern homes or pick formal designs to go with a vine estate surrounding. It is difficult to source original wrought iron furniture as there are very few skilled artisans who still work on the original thing.
Most wrought iron outdoor furniture that is now available is actually steel furniture made to look like wrought iron. When choosing wrought iron furniture, remember to pick up comfortable cushions as the metal may get uncomfortable during long hours. In addition, it may not be the best choice during very hot or very cold months.
Low cost and colors
Plastic furniture in various patterns and colors is a great option as it is maintenance free and can stand almost any weather condition. One can pick from endless designs to accentuate the garden.
No matter what style of all weather garden furniture you choose, make it more comfortable with colorful weatherproof fabric cushions. These will help add color and comfort to the furniture. Additional accessories like a garden umbrella will enable you to relax outdoors during the hotter hours of the day. Choose furniture to compliment your home and garden for the perfect picture.