What do you know about garden furniture
Garden furniture is also known as patio furniture. This is also commonly called as outdoor furniture. This kind and type of furniture is used mainly for outdoor use and unlike indoor furniture, this furniture needs to withstand onslaughts by the various forces of nature and needs to survive the heat, cold as well as the rain. That is why teak patio furniture is preferred if teak is in the person’s budget.
A teak garden bench is very long lasting and can even last several generations. It is not uncommon to see teak garden benches as well as complete teak garden furniture sets which have lasted more than 3-4 generations.
Infact, the longest surviving garden furniture is that which was found in Pompeii gardens.
This garden furniture is created out of different materials such s bamboo, wood, rattan or bamboo, plastic or acrylic material, metal, concrete or even glass.
This garden furniture either can be sold as individual pieces or as a complete set which consists of a table along with either 4 or 6 chairs and usually this is sold with a parasol too. There are also chaise longue chairs which are kinds of garden furniture as well as long chairs. There are couches too which are made for outdoors.
When one gets any kind of garden or patio furniture, they need to ensure that the furniture does not suffer damage due to the fact that it is exposed to the elements. The furniture should also be resistant to decay, fungus as well as rot, warping, swelling and insects as well. This furniture needs to be resistant to chemicals, alkalis as well as acids.
Therefore when choosing patio furniture there needs to be a lot of thought which goes into it as there are a number of factors to consider in addition to price.