Garden chairs – Tips for my garden

Garden chairs

Arranging a garden, a terrace or, in any case, an available outdoor space, is always easier. There are many solutions on the market to satisfy all desires. Comfortable lounges to spend pleasant moments in the company of friends and family. Garden tables and chairs to be able to eat outside and enjoy the warmth of beautiful summer days. Of course, the furniture must be chosen carefully, possibly combined with the style of the interior of the house, to create a pleasant continuity. It is advisable to favor materials that are easy to maintain, practical, not too sophisticated and with colors in harmony with the surrounding landscape. In the seaside resorts or spas, the areas, mostly chosen to spend the summer holidays, hot and sunny, You can use white or colored garden chairs, in a classic or modern style. White furniture, ideal for very bright environments, lends itself as a base for colorful decorative accessories, objects, cushions, canvases. Colors, especially shades of blue, yellow, orange, help to make the environment more cheerful and bright.

Wooden garden chairs

Whether indoors or outdoors, wooden furniture helps to give the environment a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Garden chairs, benches, sofas, tables and decorative accessories made of wood are not only beautiful but also ecological. The production is flexible, it allows to produce personalized elements for the customer, with high quality characteristics. Wood is a natural element and fits perfectly into the environment, it has multiple advantages, it is durable and when it deteriorates it can be burned, with low disposal costs. Wooden garden chairs can be chosen in different colors depending on the quality of the wood used. The costs are different. The finest wood is solid wood, preferred for heavier, stationary and carefully crafted garden furniture. For greater resistance to atmospheric agents, solid wood undergoes special treatments. A naturally weather-resistant wood is teak, which is very greasy and therefore repels water. The cheapest garden furniture is made of chipboard or plywood. They are lighter and easily perishable.

plastic garden chairs

Among the various materials used to make garden chairs and furniture, plastic is the most widely used. Plastic is a very inexpensive, lightweight, weather-resistant and easy-to-maintain material. Plastic garden chairs are practical, easy to move, adapt to any environment and are made in different colors. Plastic garden chairs range from the most classic stackable shapes (a feature especially appreciated in winter when they need to be stored away from the elements) to the most sophisticated and unique design pieces. But plastic can also take different forms, such as rattan, a synthetic resin used to create pleasant garden furniture, complete with comfortable cushions. In any case, the costs are not excessive and are within everyone’s reach. Plastic or synthetic resin garden furniture is easily found in specialized garden centers and large retailers. At certain times of the year, especially during the sales, it is possible to buy garden furniture at reasonable prices.

Wrought iron, aluminum, stainless steel and cast iron are the most common materials used for garden furniture. They are materials resistant to the passage of time. Some, like iron, need to be properly treated with antioxidants, but have the advantage of being very strong. Wrought iron garden furniture fits harmoniously into environments characterized by very different environmental conditions. Wrought iron is not a precious material, but since ancient times very good blacksmiths have created precious artistic forms, which can be admired in many gardens of ancient residences scattered throughout Italy. More modern and lighter are the aluminum garden chairs, very resistant, they do not rust. They can be left in outdoors even in winter and require little maintenance. Metal is used both alone and in combination with wood, marble, natural stone. Prices vary widely and are determined by the complexity of the treatment. Handmade garden furniture is certainly more expensive than mass-produced furniture from large companies.

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