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How To Decorate an Amazing Backyard Party on A Budget

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Throwing a party in your backyard is a great idea to enjoy the good weather, and catch up with friends after a long time. Organize a fun party at your place outdoors does not have to break the bank – with your ideas, sense of taste and fun pieces at home, you can pull out ‘fun party hacks’ that will give you and your friends a blast. Decorating an amazing backyard party is all about creating a beautiful and inviting space that your guests will enjoy. Here are some tips to help you decorate your backyard for a memorable and enjoyable party.

 

1. Backyard Party Decorations

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Hosting a party is like presenting an award, where everything should look good on the show/party. Your table decoration speaks a lot about your sense and personality. You can create some colourful banners with paper, marker pens, or coloured paints. Your children can take part in helping you with the decorating process. Kids are full of ideas, you will be amazed to find out how good of a party planning partners they are.

 

Adding fresh flowers will definitely elevate the ambience of the whole party. Don’t forget to put table runner and placemat to your table decor, it is the most important decoration for a backyard party. Simply placing them across the table, they would make an astounding table sheet. The more the colours, the more exciting and merrier the decor will be. Alternatively, you can always use different printed tablecloths, if you don’t have table runner available.

 

Another tip for the dining table decor is placing a napkin or handkerchief on or beside the plate. Not only it helps keeping the table cloth clean, but also a thoughtful act for sanitizing purpose of your guests. For greater presentation, you can fold the napkin into a pocket form and wrap up the kitchen utensils with it.

 

2. Adding Personal Touch

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A great setup of a dining set can offer a great backyard party experience, as it is where all the members of family or friends are gathering up to share the meal, the laugh, and the feeling. A handwritten menu card on the table is a great appetizer to set up the mood and to let them know what is being served later. What will be more interesting, is to write each guest’s name on the card separately – it makes them feel special and personal, and it shows how thoughtful you are as a host. This idea of adding your personal touch with them and leaving an amazing impression on your guests does not require much of your money. In addition, you can pack some homemade cookies inside a paper lunch bag, together with the handwritten menu card attached on it.
 

3. Extension Table

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How big is your backyard party? If you are thinking of inviting a large number of people, it’s wise to get a long dining table that will at least fit 10 people. Additionally, opt for an extension table. It saves space when not in use but can also accommodate a large number of people when needed. Furthermore, portable folding chairs are good for this kind of occasion, as it’s easy to rearrange and organize, even after the party. For more comfortable sitting, you can add attachable cushions to the chairs, just make sure they are waterproof.

 

4. Lighting

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Do you usually host a backyard party in the daylight or in the evening? Either way, time flies when hanging out with friends, even dusk seems to arrive so soon every time. To get ready for the night scene, a little bit of lighting will add more atmosphere to the gathering; however, nothing too bright. You can always get a couple of house candles and place them on the table, or hang some lanterns on the tree, a set of dangling lighting balls overhead can give a nice breath-taking and promising glow.

 

Throwing a party at your backyard can be affordable too, but it requires your creativity, DIY skill, and sometimes. We hope that you can get some ideas and inspirations from this tips, so that next time you can have an unforgettable gathering time with your loved ones, on a budget. 🙂

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7 Exciting Ideas To Elevate Your Front Porch

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Sometimes, little details can make a big impact, especially in welcoming a new look to your front porch of the home. A little bit of creativity goes a long way to have a massive transformation for any place. Take a look at your front porch – spend time with your spouse, and have a cup of coffee with him to enjoy your ideal evening after a long day. You can make it appealing!

 

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Paint your Front Porch Door

What is the first thing that catches someone’s attention on your porch? It’s your door, and you can simply paint it off to make it look mesmerizing and eye-catching. It’s an inexpensive and easy way to exterior your front porch. When it comes to picking colours, adding accent bold colours will be great such as red, purple, or dark blue to add appealing tones.

Add Rugs

In addition, a rug that matches the theme is a great add-on decor for a perfect entry setup – it gives a friendly welcoming feel and also prevents dirt from going inside your house. Decorating your front porch with some flowers or plants is also a great option, such as placing a modern-style planter with your favourite plants, on both sides of the door to give evergreen vines to your guests

 

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Incorporate Seating

Where can you think of spending your evening to have a happy-go-lucky home feeling? The porch is an amazing place to spend time reading, writing, reflecting, and hang out either early in the morning or after work. Therefore, setting up some seating or dining set is just as important. A rattan sofa and a loveseat sofa throw an immediate transformation to the front porch with a set of ottomans, which can be used for both seating and footrest purposes. 

 

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Place Low Coffee Table

Also, placing a low coffee table in the middle is essential too. You can décors with some table accessories, like a flower vase or other unique art pieces that can be added to set up the character of the porch. One note for that, since all the furniture will be exposed to light and moisture more than usual, it’s wise to choose a material like synthetic all-weather wicker or teak, to begin with.

Elevate with Decor

Your front porch is your ultimate ‘secret place’ to enjoy the birds chirping sounds, and escape from the busy world. To add a more natural feel to it, décor with some tropical plants which offer the taste of seasons. They can shade on your porch with their ability to handle the shining sun or heavy shade. Jasmine, for instance, the blissful aroma of blossoming petals give you the vine of having your own private spot. You can get as many seasonal flowers for your porch, for a more attractive look. It all can be done without having a green thumb – simply pick some plants that would grow with shade tolerance, since front porches are mostly covered or shaded area.

 

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Painting your House Number

Apart from all of the beautiful outdoor furniture and flower planters, you can give your home an identity by painting your house numbers on each blooming flower planter. It is a great exterior hack, as it is simple, and affordable plus does not require much of your time to make it. Guests will find it a lot easier to locate your house when you are expecting them.

Spark your Nights

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Creating shining sparks at night can certainly make your porch stand out more than others. However, safety matters too! No one wants to deal with all the wires of lighting, nor it is fun to do it. If you have some jelly jars that are no longer used, then it is time to get the easy hack out. With the combination of jars and candles, you can easily and inexpensively light up the entrance by hanging them on the door or ceiling. After the hot sunny day, house jar lanterns warm up the atmosphere to support you through the whole evening, and give your house the full-of-life vibe.

 

The DIY ideas are flexible and can be changed frequently, according to your house environment and your mood. Changing the theme once in a while gives you the opportunity to freshen up your porch and make it more alive. 


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3 Reasons Why Choose Outdoor Extension Table

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Having an outdoor extension table will save you from your friends or family members who love to show up unplanned. Of course, as a great host you are, you will try your best to give the best hospitality to your guest. Investing in your outdoors definitely will give you a big return on investments. There are a few other reasons why you should consider purchasing one for your patio.

 

1. Versatility

An extension dining table is a versatile piece of furniture for your outdoors. It can be used for a variety of occasions, such as having a family barbecue, a place for your children to play games with their friends, it can also be a chill outdoor working space, having casual meals or hosting a dinner party with friends. It can be a great way to create memories with your loved ones.

 

Additionally, the extension feature allows you to adjust the size of the table making it perfect for intimate gatherings or larger events. Such as this rectangular shape dining table made up of solid teak wood slats with an equal size piece offers a clean look. This Siro front slide extension table, which is 160cm long, can be extended from both sides to a maximum of 230cm which can accommodate up to 12 people in one sitting.

 

Overall, it can be a versatile piece of furniture which offers flexibility anytime that can be used for a variety of occasions and purposes.

 

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2. Durable and long-lasting

When choosing an outdoor dining table, you have to make sure it is worth your investment and can last a long time. Extension tables are usually made of sturdy materials such as teak wood which are known for their resistance to rot, decay and insect infection. It has to be made of strong material because of the frequent pushing and pulling motion of the extension mechanism. If not, it will break easily, especially if put outdoors under the rain and shine. 

 

Additionally, teak has a high oil content that provides natural protection against moisture and UV rays, which helps to prevent cracking and fading. Teak wood is also heavy and dense wood, which makes it ideal for outdoor use as it can withstand the elements and last for many years with minimal maintenance.

 

Other than teak wood, powder-coated aluminium is also one of the best materials to use outdoors. It is highly durable and offers a variety of colours to match your outdoors theme. It is available in an asteroid, taupe, green and also white.

 

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3. Adds value to your home

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An outdoor extension dining table can add value to your home. A well-maintained outdoor living space is an attractive feature for potential buyers, and an extension dining table can be the centrepiece of that space. Not only will it make your outdoor area more functional, but it will also increase the overall value of your property. It helps to enhance the aesthetics of your backyard or patio. There are different styles, designs and materials to choose from, so you can find the table that complements the existing decor of your outdoor space. From rustic farmhouses to modern designs, there are many options available to suit everyone’s taste.

 

In conclusion, an outdoor extension dining table is a great investment for any homeowner. It is versatile, durable, adds value to your home while enhancing the aesthetics of your backyard. It is definitely worth considering if you’re looking to enhance your outdoor living space.

 

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5 Must-Have Outdoor Garden & Patio Furniture

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The perk of having a landed house is having your own garden or patio! The best part is of course decorating with a lot of herbs, flowers and not to forget your patio furniture. Your garden can be aesthetically pleasing while also functional by having outdoor furniture. Here are some top 5 outdoor pieces of furniture that we recommend you add to your garden and patio, and turn into the closest paradise you can go – right behind your house.

 

1. Bar Table And Chair

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Ever thought of staying back and have a romantic dinner at home with your partner? Share a couple of drinks maybe? You can have your own bar setup at home easily.

 

What makes a bar set different from a regular dining set? The height. That’s right, you need to choose the bar set with counter height, as if how you will see at an actual bar. If you like to throw a party at home, chances are you will be moving your bar chair or table. The teak wood-made bar set is your choice for durability. It is water-resistant and easy to maintain.  Guests can also easily carry and rearrange the bar chair as they like – now all can enjoy a bonfire together while sitting next to their favourite people.

 

2. Single Seat Sofa

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If you are a person who likes to spend time mostly outdoors, after a tiring day, then you must set up a sofa in your backyard, garden, pool or patio.

 

It is essential that you pick a material that will be dust, rough, weather, and water-resistant. Single seater sofa made of teak wood is a good choice for its low maintenance and high durability, especially with the ones with a high natural oil finish.

 

3. Bench as your patio furniture

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Love to chill with your friends at the back of your house? Consider adding a bench for your setup. A wooden bench made with teak is usually good for outdoor, as it’s durable to hold up a good amount of weight – you can fit as many people on one bench. You can also choose to have a bench with an arm or backrest. If you have small space, it’s best to go with the one without a back and armrest, as it only takes up minimal space. Stainless steel as the base is another choice, as it gives a different look and feels to your patio.

 

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4. Lounger

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Whether you are organizing a party with peeps or looking for relaxation, a sun lounger daybed can be the best idea for a piece of patio furniture to complement your porch or poolside.

 

Choose teak wood material for your choice of sunbathing chair, because the lounge chair is going to be placed either under the sun or by the pool. So the materials for your lounger need to be weather resistant – both water and direct sunlight. In addition, your cushion has to be water and odour-resistant material such as sunbrella – it is resistant to drizzling; even if it gets wet, it will dry out within an hour or so. However, it’s recommended to keep it indoors while raining.

 

The adjustable lounger can be considered as well for your greater comfort – you can lay down entirely to get yourself a good tanning session, or lift up to enjoy reading the newspaper or your favourite cocktails.

 

5. Outdoor Parasol

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Sometimes too much of a good thing can be harmful – specifically vitamin D. You don’t want to stay under the sun for too long, so having a parasol for your backyard can shelter you from the excessive amounts of UV rays.

Position it well right where you will be staying long – next to your sunbathing lounge chair or right above your dining table. Some of the loungers even come with a sunshade attached.

 

Choose Batyline sling – a weather-resistant fabric that is almost impossible to tear, a common material used for outdoor environments. The fabric-like material creates canvas flexibility, while protecting you from direct exposure to the sun. It’s resistant to water as well. This lightweight material will make your life easy when it comes to assembly and installation. Choosing a solid base to complement your parasol is just about as crucial – select heavy-duty material just as top grade #304 stainless steel to ensure its functionality, especially by the beach, where the wind can swipe up everything.

 

We have listed out the 5 most important pieces of patio furniture you can add to your garden, what do you think? Comment below if you have a better idea! We are glad to know more from you. 🙂


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7 Best Stylish Patio Furniture Ideas for your Outdoor

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A patio is a shared space used for outdoor living such as dining, entertainment or relaxation. Investing in your patio furniture will definitely uplift the mood. A thoughtfully designed patio will be one of the most interesting parts of a house. Location, flooring materials, and surrounding are the main elements in designing a patio. However, spending extra pennies on outdoor furniture will be another hidden card to achieve your dream patio. In Triconville, we offer the best outdoor furniture, worth your money, and guaranteed quality. Take a look at some of our stylish furniture that can be used to decorate your patio!

 

1. Time To Chill Under The Sky

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Luxe Daybed will definitely sweep away your boring patio. Designed together with shades that help cover the sun glare from disturbing your vision, while lying on this bed enjoying the view and the fresh outdoor air. You can enjoy the night breeze seamlessly with the built-in lights on this daybed.  Comes with adjustable height and a firm, soft cushion for your comfort for an outdoor read during the day or even at night.

 

2. Evening Dine Outdoors

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Thinking of outdoor dining with the view of sunset at the end of the day? Rivera is perfect for your outdoor patio. An extremely strong piece comes with foldable legs which can easily fold and store when not in use. Thanks to the teak and batyline material which provide comfortable outdoor relaxation. Match it with our series of Gera teakwood dining tables. The top is made from a teak wood slab that is highly durable, and definitely will last you a long time.

 

3. Natural Teakwood

 

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This Denver folding chair has natural teak finishes, it can be folded and opened easily depending on different numbers of guests. Premium teak from the certificated plantation is the fundamental of our Denver collection. Fully treated before bringing into production our teakwood lasts for years without much maintenance.

 

4. Something Different for your Patio

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Eye-catching Snix Lounger designed with stainless steel frame, tied with Olefin rope, batyline seat and back. The touches on the dynamic character of weaving rope that creates a dramatic interplay of light and shadow. The cushion provides the best comfort and adjustable height that allows the user to experience incredible style without sacrificing comfort. 

 

5. Bar But Classic

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A timeless classic design of a bar chair and a table with the precision of machine-made furniture. There is no need for complicated maintenance as the teak wood can withstand raindrops and temperature fluctuations. Just leave it untreated and it will become silver grey colour naturally. Classic Bar chair is the ideal addition to your patio.

 

6. Sectional Style

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Do not make your sofa limit your creativity. This Tessin sofa comes with a sectional design and allows the user to change the layout and arrangement of the seating and follow their preferences. Comes in bright cushion colours, teakwood material and yellowish lamps are the best combinations that are gonna light up your patio; perfect to have a memorable star gazing under the sky roof.

 

7. All Weather Wicker!

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Gorgeous all-weather wicker Monaco with deep seating, this item offers more sitting space for comfort. A beautiful visual chair with plenty of space to be comfortable. The bold armchair fits perfectly without sharp edges and is safe for children. This is the one specially treated to withstand intense heat and humid environments. also comes in modular sets that allow you to explore your unexpected imagination in redefining what is the beauty of outdoor lounges.

Investing in your patio furniture will be one of the best investments you will ever make, as it will not only encourage you to be close to nature but also uplift the whole environment of your outdoors.


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3 Reasons to Have A Teak Food Tray in Your Patio

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Whether you agree or not, wood-crafted accessories offer a sense of artistic experience, even an item as simple as a teak food tray. People love the authentic and unbalanced look of wood, as compared to human-made materials like stainless steel or aluminium; it offers a sense of artistic experience to the surroundings. Especially if you have noticed, fine dining restaurants tend to serve their food with wooden food trays, as it adds another layer of luxury to their food.

 

Nevertheless, a wooden tray sometimes can give you a headache too, as it is naturally permeable because of its porous surface, thus liquid or moisture is its enemy, and unavoidably they both will make contact at some points – spilling of food or drink or cleaning the tray. The pores of wood create microscopic tunnels for bacteria to move from the surface down into the grain of the wood serving tray, and soon that particular tray will be rotting and fading; it looks gross and unsanitary, and it eventually ends up in your trash.

 

Ok, now you might be skeptical of using any wood for a food serving tray ever – wrong. There are many types of woods that you can choose to make the tray of. Teak, a premium type of wood, is what we recommend for you, specifically the treated teak wood. Below are the 3 reasons why you need to have one teak-made food tray for your home or restaurant business, as opposed to regular wood.

 

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Ease Of Clean

If you own a teak food tray or any wood-made furniture, you know the struggle – you have probably been told not to clean with water, but it is hard sometimes trying to remove stains or dirt without water. However, since the treated teak has been properly processed for weather resistance, liquid simply cannot penetrate it. Therefore, cleaning treated and untreated wood is not as easy as one might think, as a small mistake can bring in a disaster or break your bank account again.

 

Additionally, as mentioned it is not permeable meaning any liquid or sauce can be removed quite easily, with a wipe. Whereas regular wood will quickly absorb the water and you will have a hard time eliminating the stains.

 

Sanitary

Due to the weather-resistant feature of the treated teak food tray, any harmful elements or bacteria like fungi or mildew will not take place on the surface. Therefore, there is no problem serving your food with the teak tray, and most importantly, your guests will feel delighted.

 

Moreover, it has become a style of displaying your food on a tray, especially in those self-service dining restaurants. The teak tray not only is capable of performing in such high traffic usage, with the natural oil finish for its shiny look, but it also offers a luxury dining experience to your guests.

 

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Durable and Long Lasting

Teak is one of the top grades among all types of wood, and it is very much unbreakable from day-to-day use. Even if you dropped it accidentally, it will remain intact – suitable for a restaurant where usage is heavy.

 

With the solid quality and weight, one will feel much safer carrying food with a teak food tray, especially when carrying a heavy lot of stuff on top. Lastly, even though teak made tray costs more than a regular one, it is a long-term investment – it can help you to serve your customers for many years in the future.

 

 

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We suggest getting a teak tray with a handle to increase the ease of use, and with the curved-up edges around the tray, you can prevent food from going off while using. Alternatively, a stainless steel handle will be best matched otherwise, as it can last just about as long.

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4 Helpful Tips To Protect Your Outdoor Furniture From Rust

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Metal-made outdoor furniture is commonly used for the outdoors. It is exquisite and alluring, and it upgrades the atmosphere of the patio. Metal furniture is tough with significant support – generally, it stands up well to climate changes and limits, so it requires no stress over the presentation of the components. In any case, metal is prone to rust, and this is one of the issues for your metal furniture.

 

Warmth and salty water also quicken the advancement of rust. In the event that one thing can ruin the magnificence of your metal patio furniture, it is rust. Fortunately, there are measures you can take to anticipate rusting. Following are valuable tips on counteractive action to rust.

 

1. Keep your Outdoor Furniture Dry And Clean

Whenever water or dampness sets on the metal furniture of your patio, it encourages the way toward rusting. Furniture made from metal has more excellent resistance to water impacts than other materials like wicker or wooden furniture. It is good to keep it dry as much as possible. If water remains on the furniture surface for a long period of time, this will encourage rust to settle in. It is always good practice to mop off any water with the assistance of a delicate cloth.

 

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2. Wax Protects from Rust

A glue wax gives magnificent assurance from rusting on account of its waterproof capability. It also helps in keeping up the splendid aspect of your outdoor living furniture. Before applying any wax, it is necessary for you to keep the furniture clean. You need to hold up until the furniture is totally dry, before applying glue wax. Use a paintbrush to apply the wax on the surface of the furniture; be sure to reach the outreach places like splits and holes as it is important to wax each and every part. A small part unattended can lead the whole piece of furniture to ruination.

 

What about the painted furniture? If you have colourful lounges set up on your patio or garden, you can make a quick restoration by applying rust-proof paint with matching colours on them. Not only splashing a new layer of paint with rust proof gives new look, but also revives them with another shading and an extra layer of shield. Most importantly, keep them under observation more frequently and take action when needed.

 

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3. Provide Adequate Cover

When you have finished applying the glue wax, permit adequate time to dry out properly before moving it to the next step – upholstery.

 

Keeping your furniture all warm and covered with a softly padded textile covers gives your furniture an astounding look and provides necessary security from harsh components like fog, dust, and the sun. Utilize pads, seat backs, and arm covers on your metal patio seats to decrease the presentation of dampness and warmth, which limits the rate of rust. Even furniture with glass tops like coffee or dining table is a good way to keep out of the UV rays by letting them through.

 

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4. Keep It Covered When Not in Use

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Metal furniture is viewed as rigid and can remain outside for longer periods. Nonetheless, it is a good habit to keep and protect your furniture with care, particularly when it is not being used. When winter knocks at your door, you do not sit outside for the fear of catching a chill in your bones. Therefore, providing shelter for this unused patio furniture and putting them under a shed or secured zone area, will protect them from the harsh components and weather. You can as well get a custom-made furniture cover, which is weather-resistant, to cover your outdoor furniture throughout these periods.

 

If you take a glance at the garden of almost every home and some places like the trees, bushes, and grass, you will undoubtedly discover metal – grill flame broils, handrails and fences are just a portion of the metal highlight the spaces outside of your patio entryways. On account of metal’s merited behaviour for durability, we don’t frequently consider the material’s upkeep necessities.

 

However, if the matter is about to rust, then it leads to the part of facing the mortal enemy. Homeowners must guarantee that their metal belongings like iron, aluminium, or steel, continue looking and playing out their absolute best and conceive a long-lasting period of life.

 

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4 Things to Consider to Choose Lounger For Your Outdoor Patio

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Whether you are planning to enjoy a cup of cocktail or get a nice sun tanning session on your patio, getting a lounger can be a quick getaway from work; needless to spend money and time travelling overseas. 

 

Besides, it has been proven that we will be healthier if we are surrounded by fresh air. This helps to keep our mental and physical strength and also boosts our daily productivity. Thus, you need two things to achieve this, first, choose a place where you can get a nice view of the sunset, and second the most important thing is, to get yourself an outdoor lounger.

 

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                                                                                                       Gazelig Lounger no Arms

 

If this is your first time buying a lounger for your patio, this can be thought of as it is not everyone’s must-have furniture. In addition, people tend to use a regular chair for this purpose unknowingly not only it is not the proper furniture, but also the natural elements can quickly tear down the furniture. Therefore, we have come out with a quick and easy buyer’s guide on how to choose a lounger for your outdoor patio below, and break it down into 4 things that you should consider before buying –

 

1. Lounger Portability 

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                                                                                                          Rivera Flat Lounger

 

Chasing the shade is no longer the thing you do while you are a little kid; if you are not planning to get a parasol to provide you with some shade, you might need to move it as the sun moves. The same goes for chasing the sun for tanning, you will need to find yourself a good spot with an adequate amount of sunlight.

 

Therefore, having the option to move your it around is an important buying concern. Some loungers come with two rubber wheels on one end, and you can lift it up and it is ready to roll to your desired destination. Whereas some come with no wheels but fixed legs, and these are more suitable for you if portability is not your concern. Despite the reasons above, it is best to avoid natural elements as much as possible, especially if it is padded with cushions, in which you might want to keep it away from the rain. However, the lesser the moving parts, the longer it lasts – understand your need and spend your money wisely!

 

2. Adjustability

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                                                                                                                Siro Lounger

 

Having the option to transform your lounger into a daybed can be a good bonus. Sometimes you need tanning, you lay completely flat and enjoy the session; whereas other times you just want to spend your evening reading books, while catching some fresh air and ideas – either one requires different back angles.

 

Sun tanning bed with adjustable back is quite common as the demand for versatility is trendy. Some of them even come with an ergonomic design to fit your back comfortably,  suitable for those who don’t prefer a flat back. 

 

3. Padded Or Non-Padded

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                                                                                                   Gazelig Loungers with Arms

 

If you prefer soft and cushioned support, then padding it with a cushion is a must. Since it is for the patio, you have to make sure that the cushion has a weather-resistant feature or the cushion will be torn apart in no time.

 

The padded lounger has both pros and cons. If it is placed next to a swimming pool, in which condition you will most likely sit on the lounger right after some swimming, and the cushion can become nasty as it contacts with water – you might want to leave it without padding in this case. Although we have mentioned getting the cushion with weather resistant option, it is best to keep the cushion away from natural elements like rain and direct sunlight as much as possible, in order to maintain its best shape and quality in the long run.

 

If you wish to have both soft back support and ease of care, you can opt for Batyline-made lounger, which gives flexible support with no padding.

 

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                                                                                                                Alzette Lounger


4. Materials Made for Outdoor

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                                                                                                                    Snix Lounger

 

The most vital one for you to consider is the material. A wrong choice of material for your lounger can be devastating as the lounger ain’t cheap, and you will not wish to purchase them once every few months, just because it cannot last. Therefore, take your it as an investment which can serve you well for years.

 

The best lounger for an outdoor patio or swimming pool is constructed in treated teak, synthetic wicker, powder-coated aluminium, and stainless steel frame, each of these has its own style and features. For instance, a synthetic wicker-made can be stylish as it is flexible to form many shapes, whereas powder-coated aluminium is lightweight and easy to move around when needed. The teak wood-made lounger gives natural look and feels while stainless steel provides a firm base and support for all occasions.

 

All of these materials are meant for outdoor which can last for years of use without special care. They can be costly but in long run but it is worth the investment. To extend the lifespan of your teak lounger we’ve shared simple tips here!


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Differences Between Parasol And Umbrella

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Going out in the morning is excellent for your mental health and to make sure you get enough vitamin D. However, getting exposed to the sun directly for long hours, especially during the afternoon will affect your skin, health and even immune system. It helps if you have a physical shade with you such as a parasol to protect you from the harsh UV rays. Research has also proven that excessive amounts of ultraviolet (UV) light from the sun will have a negative impact on your health, such as severe sunburn or allergy. 

 

It is important to apply sunscreen every time you are exposed to the sun to protect your skin. However, if it is too hot say in the afternoon, you are advised to also use physical sunblocks such as a hat or an umbrella.

 You may have heard of a parasol, but you probably have no idea the difference between a parasol and an umbrella. They may look similar but it is two completely different item serving two different purposes. Unsure to get yourself a parasol or an umbrella? Let us help you! Here we will share some fun facts about these two life-saving inventions.


Material

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It’s a portable and lightweight device that is made up of plastic or fabric that is stretched over a series of hinges. They are all connected to the central body, which is usually curved at the end for you to carry it with ease. When not in use, you can collapse it and transport it with you.

 

It is typically used to protect one from rain and wet weather, as well as the sun. Therefore, the fabric or the plastic is made up of waterproof material that the water will not penetrate. Nowadays the umbrella comes with some creative functions and designs, such as an extendable umbrella which can be shrunk to the size of your water bottle, or a cooling system inside the umbrella – not only does it provide shade for you, but also a breeze, how cool is that?

 

Design

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                                                                                              Ocean Parasol Frame Round 300

 

If you look closely, the design of a parasol it a bit different compared to an umbrella. Umbrella is more concave looking while a parasol is straight. This is because it is mainly meant for providing shade as It is made up of thick fabric, it could be cotton or canopy fabric. Hence, it is only water-resistant and not waterproof.

 

If you like those ancient movie series, you must have seen Parasol before. It is usually used by loyal families or nobles and it is dedicated and pretty, especially in Europe. The origin of it goes back to ancient Egypt where the maids or bearers were holding parasols, which were made up of a big piece of palm leaf or feather, to shade their masters. You can hardly see anybody using it now though unless it is for wedding photography purposes.

 

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However, you do see, probably have used another type of parasol before, which is a patio parasol. It is made for outdoor environments, which means it is made up of weather and stretch-resistant material like Sunbrella – it is a high-quality outdoor fabric sling commonly found in all outdoor upholstery. 

 

You can find it mostly at the beach, swimming pool and garden. It is huge and larger than an umbrella and usually can cover and shade more than one person at once. In addition, it is not meant to be portable and therefore has no handle at the end; instead, it is used with a parasol stand which is made up of wrought iron for its strong stability and resistance to wind.

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If you are looking for some patio parasols with high-quality teakwood to complete your garden decoration, you can visit the largest outdoor furniture store.

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Benefits of Having Sectional Sofa For Your Outdoor

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You might be thinking a sectional sofa set is for people who have less space for a standard sofa setup for their outdoors– you are wrong. Furnishing and decorating your garden is art, it is like painting on canvas; it’s a place to express your creativity. Sectional sofas are like puzzles, that you can arrange wherever you see fit; the only difference is, it has no limitation for combination. 

 

Sectional sofa set usually comes with a single seat, 2-seater, 3- seater, corner seat, middle seat, & left or right arm sofa, not to mention they are made in different materials, colours, shapes, and sizes. For outdoor use, it’s usually made up of teak, stainless steel, all-weather wicker, and powder-coated aluminium, since the weather-resistant feature is the top priority for making a purchase decision.

Sectional sofa set can utilize their benefits to maximize the space of your garden. Here are the 4 benefits of modular sofas for your garden –

 

Perfect Fit

 

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                                                                                            Tessin 6-Seater with Coffee Table

 

Before buying a sofa set for your garden, you need to consider the amount of space available and the existing setup, such as windows, doors, piles, etc. Often the set of sofas you like might not fit your garden, either it’s too long or the door is in the way. However, modular sofas end this problem. With different shapes of modular sofas, you can arrange them to fit available space, and completely customize your outdoor theme. Arrange a corner seat to fit the corner or extend the length of your sofa with a middle seat sofa, the combination is limitless.

 

On the other hand, modular sofas are a long-term investment. How likely when one moves out and carries the sofas? Maybe not quite, as they are hard to move around and most importantly, they might not fit your new environment. However, the flexibility of the modular sofas can save you expenses, as they will surely fit your new garden.

 

Unlimited Configurations

 

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                                                                                                                  Snix Sectional Sofa

 

Modular sofas are like standard sets broken into individual sofas, hence, it’s much more portable and lighter, as compared to standard sofa chairs. The portability feature makes it easy for you the artist to set up your garden effortlessly. You can move the pieces around till you are satisfied, and make changes when you are looking for a fresh look, or just for temporary purposes.

 

Even though they are bought for your garden, they can be used indoors too. Simply move one of your modular sofas to your indoor living room as an extra sofa. The best part is, the modular sofa pieces can easily go through the door without any hassle.

 

Affordable Maintenance

 

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                                                                                                           Altarra Sectional Sofa

 

Sectional sofas are not only practical in use but also in maintenance. Although they are made up of outdoor materials, accidents do happen. Even if it’s not an accident, as time goes on you might want to replace the cushion as it might look dull over time. Since they are individual items, you can replace only the one that is needed and leave the rest untouched, rather than refurbishing the whole set of your sofa – that makes your maintenance expense affordable.

 

Besides maintenance purposes, you can change the colours for some of your modular sofas making them colourful and uplift your garden.

 

Versatility

 

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                                                                                                  Lisse Outdoor Sectional

 

Supposed you set up your modular sofas for coffee time – they can do more. Simply rearrange your sectional sofas, and you just get yourself an outdoor daybed, where you can comfortably lie down and take a nap. Doesn’t that sound cool for you and your friends to hang out from the afternoon till midnight and you all decide to sleep outside? Modular sofas can do that.

 

On the other hand, say you like to enjoy the sunset and arrange your modular sofas to sunset direction, but in the morning it’s too much sunlight and it’s hurting your eyes – you can easily redirect and avoid the crazy sunlight with modular sofas.

 

There are many designs for modular sofas, but not one fits all. But you can go to the largest outdoor furniture store to pick your favourite sectional sofa set and make your own theme.

 

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