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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Outdoor Wicker Furniture

How often do you think about wicker? Unless you are in the market for new furniture, the answer is probably “not at all.” You might not believe it, but wicker is quite interesting. Here are five things you didn’t know about wicker furniture. Use one or two (or all) of them the next time you need to strike up a conversation at a cocktail party. Wicker furniture has a long history The first known use of wicker can be traced back to ancient Egypt. Wicker was the perfect choice for the Egyptians, Read more [...]
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5 Benefits of Purchasing Wicker Chairs and Tables

Choosing the right furniture for your outdoor living space is just as important as choosing furniture for the interior of your home. You have many choices for furnishing your deck or patio, so it is important to weigh the options carefully. One option you should consider is synthetic wicker furniture. Not only is it attractive and affordable, but it also has many other benefits that make it a sensible choice for anyone who needs new outdoor chairs and tables. Easy to move/lightweight One great Read more [...]
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Great Reasons to Buy Cushions for Your Wicker Furniture

Are you looking for a great way to liven up your outdoor living area without spending too much money? The easiest way to add some vitality to your patio without breaking the budget is by purchasing cushions for your wicker furniture. Keep reading to see the benefits of using cushions on your wicker furniture. Comfort Perhaps the most obvious reason to use cushions with your wicker furniture is for comfort. Bare wicker is hard and unforgiving. If you sit on it for a prolonged period of time, Read more [...]
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3 Ways To Enjoy Your Gas Fire Pit

Everyone dreams of having a fireplace in their home - a centerpiece of the living room around which family members can gather and which provides a feeling of warmth and comfort during cold days. However, fewer people know that a gas fire pit can provide the same benefits - but outdoors, on the patio or in the backyard, where a whole range of other options for enjoying the fireplace opens up. 1. Use it as a gathering space. Having a gas fire pit is the perfect excuse to gather your friends and loved Read more [...]
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How to Throw a Party With Your Wicker Furniture

Are you itching to throw a party but don’t want to mess up your house? Consider using your outdoor living space instead. You already have beautiful wicker furniture, why not make use of it for a fabulous night of entertaining? Wicker is the perfect material for your outdoor party. Wicker is sturdy, weather-resistant, and attractive. So, it is ideal for all of your outdoor entertaining needs. The Bar No party is complete without beverages. A stylish way to serve drinks to your guests is by Read more [...]
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Guidelines for Protecting Your Wicker Furniture During the Winter

Wicker patio furniture is not something you want to replace every season. However, if it is exposed to harsh winter weather for several months out of the year, there is a good chance the furniture will not be usable again when the spring comes. If you follow a few simple guidelines, your furniture will survive the winter and be ready for use again when your spring buds begin to bloom. Learn about the importance of winterizing furniture and tips for protecting wicker furniture in the winter. Clean Read more [...]
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Winter Landscaping Tips to Beautify Your Patio

If the winter blues have gotten you down, it might be time to make a change to brighten your mood. Rather than focusing on the interior of your house, this winter try altering your winter landscaping. Not only will your garden be better for it, but it will also beautify your patio as well. So, taking a few steps will give you a double benefit. If you are not sure where to begin, try some of the winter landscaping tips and outdoor winter patio ideas below. Winter-friendly plants In the winter, Read more [...]
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How to Go from Ordinary to Extraordinary in Your Front Lawn

Most of us consider the backyard our outdoor relaxation headquarters. We make sure it’s comfortable with great furniture, and it looks nice with beautiful landscaping. While it’s great to have that special outdoor living space in the backyard, it’s important to give some attention to your front lawn as well. That’s the first place people see when they pull up to your house, so it’s a good idea to give it some curb appeal. Here are some ideas for how to go from ordinary to extraordinary Read more [...]
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Tips for Preparing Your Outdoor Furniture to Survive the Winter

Winter can wreak havoc on patio furniture that is not adequately prepared to face the nasty weather. You need to make a conscious effort to make sure your outdoor furniture survives the off-season, and is ready to go once the spring comes. Knowing how to protect patio furniture in winter helps lengthen its lifespan and can help you save on repairs later. Here are some tips on how to prepare your outdoor furniture for surviving the winter. Do a quick inspection. Before you store your patio furniture Read more [...]
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Furniture Ideas for Your Outdoor Living Space

Are you looking to add some additional square footage to your home without the hassle of turning your living quarters into a construction zone or moving? It is not as difficult as you may think. Making use of your outdoor space by adding some attractive outdoor furniture is a simple and inexpensive way to create more living space for you and your family. If you are not sure how to use outdoor furniture to turn your patio, deck, or backyard into usable living space, here are some creative ideas to Read more [...]