What You Should Know Before You Buy Outdoor Furniture

When looking to buy new furniture for your outdoor areas, definitely do a ton of research first. You want to make sure your purchase will be something that holds up well and you’ll love for years to come.

Here’s the best tips I’ve found when purchasing our furniture and what you should know before you buy that new outdoor furniture.

Minimize the need for upkeep as much as you can. Furniture made from metal, teak, cedar and all-weather wicker are known to be able to handle whatever mother nature throws their way!

Go for easy to maintain furniture

We often forget about protecting the color and preventing mold! Sunbrella makes a great line of cushions and pillows that hold up well in weather. 

Make sure fabric options are weather-resisitant

Often when you find a patio table or outdoor conversation you love, you’re unable to actually see it in the store. So those online reviews can really be helpful.

Reviews are your best friends

If you lack a storage space, maybe look for furniture that folds up or can easily be taken apart for compact storage. Stackable chairs is a great option if you are tight on storage.

Consider how you will store it during the off season

There’s a ton of great places to shop for furniture. Just click on the Learn More to see my favorite stores I shop for outdoor furniture!

See my favorite stores to shop for furniture!


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