Three key elements in the outdoor furniture market are comfort, practicality and style. Before you start transforming a backyard, you should look at the latest styles, designs and accessories.
• Current Trends for the Backyard
It seems that bringing the inside out has become a popular theme. Everyone is making the outdoor entertaining zone into an inviting day or night entertainment spot. You can cook, dine, lounge or play in either a modest courtyard or a large backyard.
Whether you want a charcoal grills or outdoor kitchens you can find it now on the market. It's easy to whip up whatever culinary delight you want.
After dusk, an array of portable and rechargeable lights create atmosphere and provide fabulous lighting, while large outdoor umbrellas provide plenty of shade during warm days.
Outdoor dining has also become possible even in the chillier months thanks to a wide selection of braziers, fire pits and gas heaters to keep you warm and comfortable.
Drawing inspiration natural landscapes, an earthy color palette of chalk, tan, gray and charcoal has popped up in furniture and accessories.
For dining tables and chairs, a large selection of styles and materials can be found for whatever your requirements and budget are.
The current styles extremely attractive. In fact, they can look just as good on the outdoor deck or in the dining room inside. The latest materials are durable, crack-resistant and easy to maintain.
A comfy outdoor lounge or daybed has become a must-have for a little bit of luxury. It gives you a place to while away the hours in your own outdoor sanctuary.
• Furniture Designs
You need to have consider shapes, sizes and materials when choosing outdoor furniture. An outdoor dining set should be purchased to seat as many people as will regularly enjoy your barbecue skills.
Stackable, lightweight chairs are a good idea. They're lightweight and easy to pack away when not in use.
Small coffee tables can double as seating when the family and friends arrive on the weekend.
The bench seat is a foolproof, classic design. Due to the minimalist look, this type of seating is also a joy for families since kids can easily jump in and out. For long lunches, attachable cushions are a good idea.
Dining is a lively affair and other areas in the backyard can be utilized as a place to kick back and relax.
Comfy armchairs, sun lounges and decadent daybeds are available now. All you need on a warm sunny day is a sun hat, a book and an icy drink.
• Material Choices
Quality long-repeating materials will add a stylish element to an outdoor setting. Here are some material options:
– Teak: tropical hardwood that is weather-proof, termite-proof, resistant to rot and requires minimal maintenance
– Keriung: tropical hardwood that is weather-proof, resistant to rot and requires minimal maintenance.
– Eucalyptus: great value for money timber that is weather resistant but does requires maintenance.
– Woven PVC wicker: usually woven to a welded aluminum or steel frame Durable, stylish, popular option for dining sets and lounge setting
– Aluminum: incredibly lightweight, furniture can be easily moved around.
– Steel: Great value for money, durable, and sturdy
Whether you're decorating a cozy balcony or a large backyard, decorative touches bring personality to the space. Choose items that fit your needs and your style.