How Long Does Wooden Patio Furniture Last?

Holding all other factors constant, any wooden patio furniture can stay for fifty and above years (50+ years). There are three factors that influence the lifespan of wooden patio furniture. These are maintenance, climate/weather, and type of wood. Research shows that if you carefully consider these three factors your wooden patio furniture can stay for

What is the Best Gravel Size for Patio?

Different areas on the patio have different gravel sizes. The different gravel sizes are to encourage the functionality of that area. For example, the fire pit area must have larger gravel than the furniture area on the patio. In general, gravel size for a patio ranges between a half an inch and two inches. Any

How to Clean Oxidized Metal Patio Furniture. 7 Quick Methods

Metal furniture is usually a long-term investment by homeowners. The furniture enhances the appeal and value of your home. It is therefore important that you protect the furniture from damage. Rusting or oxidation of metal furniture is a big problem. This is dominant in patio furniture because they are constantly exposed to moisture and air.

Is Polywood Good for Outdoor Furniture?

Whenever you want to buy outdoor furniture, the chances are you will come across various material choices. It could be aluminum, wicker, and many others. However, have you ever heard of polywood? Yes, you read it right, it is “polywood” and not “plywood”. Sometimes people tend to confuse the two. Well, learning about what is

How Do You Wrap Patio Furniture? (Two Methods)

The best way to wrap your patio furniture is doing an act called shrink wrapping. Shrinkwrap is a roll of sheet/film that is used to protect the furniture for moving purposes. There is also an industrial sheet that is used to wrap patio furniture during cold months. Industrial sheeting uses heat while ordinary shrink wrap

How do I Keep Mice Out of my Patio Furniture? (Natural Ways)

Just from the TV shows and cartoons, a mouse is a tricky and destructive little creature. Keeping mice off your patio furniture requires some skills and patience. Try to use natural measures to prevent mice before you go to chemicals and tough traps. The cushions and the wicker materials are patio furniture that are more

What Can I Use to Cover Patio Furniture?

It is general knowledge that patio furniture is at high risk of damage. This is mostly from the many outdoor elements such as bad weather, children, and animals. As such, covers are necessary.  However, there are different covers best fit for different purposes. You can even get general-purpose covers to protect the patio furniture. For