When summer is in full swing, the last thing people want to do is hunker down inside, like they did all winter. Even if it’s only laying out, looking out over your backyard, or sipping a cold drink, when the weather is warm, nothing beats unwinding outside. And to get the most out of your summer relaxation, patio furniture gives you comfort without the hassle of dragging furniture in and out every time you want some fresh air.
Custom patio furniture exists in virtually every style imaginable, to match your home or your personal preferences. You can go from the most basic folding chairs to elegant wicker seat cushion furniture or chaise loungers. People end up spending more time outside than inside when they have a patio set they enjoy, because of the comfort they offer.
Many outdoor furnishings are made of treated metal, wood, or plastic that can withstand rain, wind, and dirt. These aren’t comfortable on their own however, so the majority come with soft foam cushions to pad and comfort the user. Some are made of traditional materials, which require storage during weather so they don’t absorb water and rot. If this is the case for your patio set, many manufacturers will make a replacement patio chair cushion and can even use the original fabric covering.
Other styles utilize specialty outdoor foam that does not rot or absorb water. These materials allow water to drain through their forms and are dried by air, so they can be left outside without worry. You don’t have to waste space in your home storing cushions when they aren’t in use, or try to juggle the cushion with the snack, drink, or book you’re carrying with you outside.
If you don’t have outdoor furniture, even the simplest folding chair, consider all the relaxation you’re missing out on.