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How to paint your old patio furniture

At a time when we all need our money to go that little bit further, what better way to do it than to recycle and reuse our old patio furniture? Make do and Mend may seem old fashioned, especially as the term was first coined during World War II, but since the recent financial troubles, doing…

The best way to clean your timber decking

If you’ve recently had fitted or you’re thinking of installing timber decking, then be prepared… It will need a little care and attention from time to time in order to keep it looking its best. Like anything made from wood, be it a garden shed or fencing, decking is a long term investment, so by…

Quick guide to maintaining your patio furniture

With today’s huge selections of different types of garden furniture, there are definitely choices to suit every budget. There are a lot of local furniture stores and online retailers (such as the, ahem, excellent Lazy Susan) that offer big savings on stylish ranges of garden furniture. Most of these garden furniture stores also offer free delivery…

How to protect your metal garden furniture

Cast Aluminium Garden Furniture Maintenance

One great reason to choose a metal garden furniture set made out of aluminium, is that it does not rust. We would still recommend covering it with a garden furniture cover to give it some added protection and also to keep it clean. Another great thing about aluminium is that it is also very light,…

Is your rattan garden furniture ready for Summer Use?

6 Seater Rattan Cube Garden Furniture Set

The approach of Summer and the excellent weather we seem to be having this Spring is most definitely renewing the urge in everybody to get out of doors and enjoy their gardens. We can only hope that many weeks of outdoor living lie ahead of us and this brings up the problem of having to…

How to Revive Wooden Outdoor Furniture

Wooden outdoor furniture can be revived by wiping it clean, sanding it smooth with various grades of sand paper and adding a coat of sealant, followed by a coat of varnish; this procedure should be done once a year. Bring new life to old wood outdoor furniture by following the refinishing tips in this free…

Clean, maintain and recover old garden furniture seat cushions

It is not as difficult as you might think to ‘make-do-and-mend’ and restore your well-used patio furniture instead of throwing them out for a new set. Most of the time, all they need is a little face-lift to freshen things up. It could even be that your garden furniture is only a couple of years…

Why purchase aluminium outdoor furniture?

Everyone dreams of having the perfect patio and garden and if you invest all that time and effort into creating your perfect outdoor oasis then also you definitely need to have the best patio furniture. And for us, it has to be aluminium outdoor furniture. If you want to relax and enjoy your garden during…