Category Archives: Wicker Patio Furniture


Great Ways to Remove Urine from your Wicker Furniture

The combination of wicker furniture and a family pet can be a disaster waiting to happen. It is easy for even the best-trained dogs and cats to have accidents. Wicker furniture owners may fear that their furniture might be ruined by such an accident. However, this should not be the case. You can save fabulous wicker furniture that has been damaged by a beloved pet. Read below for some simple and easy ways to save your wicker furniture from one of the inevitable hazards of pet ownership. Materials Read more [...]

No More Mold and Mildew Stains on your Wicker!

Wicker furniture spends the majority of its time outside. Therefore, it is constantly being exposed to the damaging elements of the weather. Over time, outdoor wicker furniture that is exposed to rain and snow can be subject to mold and mildew growth. Not only are these organisms unsightly and smelly, but they can also be harmful to your wicker furniture if they are not removed from the surface. Thankfully, mold and mildew can be removed from wicker furniture rather easily. Keep reading to learn Read more [...]
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Outdoor Party Planning so Good, No One Complains in the Rain

As the old saying goes, “the best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” That is often the case when you are planning an outdoor party. Even when you have planned everything for the even down to the right lawn furniture, Mother Nature can swoop in and ruin everything with an unexpected summer storm. But, a bit of summer rain does not need to be the end of everyone’s good time. With just a little bit of forethought and preparation, you can ride the rainstorm and still throw a fabulous outdoor Read more [...]
Stay Safe In the Sun

Why Wear Sunscreen? 5 Tips for Staying Safe in the Sun

For years, doctors and other experts have been telling us to use sunscreen, and for good reason. We all know that applying sunscreen helps to protect us from skin cancer. However, it has many other benefits, some of which are not as well known. Keep reading to learn why we should wear sunscreen, and more tips for staying safe in the sun. 1. Sunscreen shields the skin from harmful UV rays The ozone layer is continually depleting, putting everyone at risk for increased exposure to the harmful rays Read more [...]
Comfort is Key

Great Backyard Ideas to Create an Aura of Comfort

The backyard is truly an extension of the home. Therefore, it is important to make it comfortable for you and your family as well as for your guests. Having a comfortable backyard area helps create a welcome feeling for everyone. Creating a comfortable backyard is not difficult at all. Following these tips can help you create a backyard that everyone in the neighborhood will want to visit. Comfortable seating Common sense dictates that people are more comfortable when they are sitting. So, Read more [...] 2015-07-01 11-30-20

8 Benefits of Resin Wicker Outdoor Furniture vs Aluminum

Two of the most common materials for outdoor furniture are aluminum and resin wicker. The materials have some similar qualities, but also some important differences. Although both types of outdoor furniture are durable, resin wicker has some benefits that make it a better choice. Keep reading to learn about the many ways resin wicker is the best material for outdoor furniture. 1. Materials Resin wicker is made from PVC or other synthetic material. It looks similar to natural wicker but is much Read more [...]
The History ofWicker Furniture

The History of Rattan and Wicker Furniture

Wicker is not a modern marvel; the wicker furniture history is a long and storied legacy that dates back a millennium. Read below to learn about the origins of this age-old material and how it has advanced to the American rattan furniture we know today. Ancient Egyptian origins According to, the first known use of wicker was in ancient Egypt circa 3000 B.C. Archaeologists who have studied and explored the area extensively have found furniture made from reeds and swamp grasses. Read more [...]
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7 Ways to Master the Throw Pillow Color Combo

The signs are upon us: birds chirping, the weather warming up, no need for a jacket. That’s right; summertime is right around the corner! We all know what that means: more time will be spent outside and the patio will be the number one hangout spot. Just like any other room or space, color coordination is key to keep up the good vibes. How do you do so with outdoor furniture, you ask? Throw pillows, throw pillows, throw pillows! Yes, those comfy cushions do make all the difference in keeping your Read more [...]
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5 Gardens that Complement your Outdoor Wicker Furniture Set

Gardens come in all shapes and sizes. There is truly something to suit everyone’s tastes and styles. Each of the following gardens has unique features that make it special. Shade Garden A shade garden is the perfect solution for a large overgrown yard. If a yard so overwrought with lots of vines, weeds, and unruly shrubbery that it can barely be walked through, it's not necessary to avoid the area and ignore the issue.  A better idea is to clear the area and create a shade garden. Clearing Read more [...]
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The Benefits of Resin Wicker Furniture

When choosing furniture for an outdoor living area, a homeowner needs to take several factors into consideration. Furniture that is meant to stay outside needs to be resistant to all types of weather conditions. Lots of outdoor furniture is made with natural wicker. However, that is not always the best choice, as it does not always stand up to the worst Mother Nature has to offer. Often, the better choice is synthetic resin wicker furniture. This type of material holds many advantages over natural Read more [...]