Posts Tagged ‘outdoor furniture’

Bistro Sets: A Table For Two Is Perfect For You

Practical and decorative.

That’s what bistro sets are, in addition to being a great addition to any patio or garden. They’re picture perfect, as they now come in beautiful colors, styles and materials. Bistro sets bring to mind both intimate and lighthearted conversations over coffee or tea and cake. Don’t you just love spending time outdoors with a good friend, having a good laugh and catching up on things? A table for two is indeed perfect for a lovely afternoon outdoors, with nature as your backdrop.

Bistro sets are perfect for light meals, snacks and dinners. They also make a nice place to have cold drinks, cocktails, These sets are a must-have if you’re into casual dining alfresco, inspired by European outdoor cafe’s.

If you are currently looking for some fabulous sets to add to your space, choose strong and high quality materials such as wicker or top notch wood. Wicker is known for its resiliency and beauty. Just have a look at this Alfresco Home Vento Wicker All Weather 3 Piece Patio Bistro Set and this Tortuga Outdoor Stonewick 3 Piece Bistro Set with Arm Chairs. Aren’t they simply gorgeous! We’d love to have them in our patio!

Bistro sets are indeed a very handy solution to furnishing a small outdoor space. Your patio or balcony will definitely be more inviting with an attractive and comfortable bistro set. We think these 3-piece sets are perfect for two people. Why, it’s all you need to enjoy your outdoor space! Since most bistro sets are low maintenance and easy to care for, you wouldn’t have to worry so much about keeping them in great shape. And, since most outdoor spaces can accommodate and would benefit from a well placed bistro set, you will surely enjoy it being an outdoor eye candy!


Step Out In Style In Fabulous Patio Flooring

How would you like to step out in your patio barefoot? With beautiful patio flooring, plus a lovely afternoon or starry night, wouldn’t it be great kick back, relax and enjoy by spending time in your patio?

Surely you’ll enjoy lounging in your modern patio furniture, but do not overlook the aesthetic value of your patio floors – they can make a big difference in the overall look of your outdoor space!

The number of ideas that you can utilize for your patio are endless. You must have your own patio design ideas, but have you really given importance to your flooring? Whether you’re creating or renovating your outdoor space, we think it’s best to start with your patio flooring. You can have all the hip, modern patio furniture that you want, but your floors will complete the entire look.

There are various materials and designs to suit every taste and budget. You can opt for gorgeous wood floors such as this Infinita Le Click Flex Teak Tiles or this Vifah Modern Patio Interlocking Deck Tiles.   Or,  you can go for Jointstone Interlocking Granite Flooring and Decking Tiles if you like granite.

When choosing flooring for your patio, consider material, design, safety and durability against the elements. With the variety of materials, color schemes and designs, your floors can make your look inviting, and can give a different look and feel to your space. To create for yourself a truly luxurious experience, it does pay to take your time in selecting high quality floors that can withstand different weather conditions and last for years.

Evaluate and narrow down your flooring options to get the patio floors you are satisfied with. That way you can enjoy spending time outdoors – and even go barefoot whenever you like! After that you can move on to adding more pizzazz with more outdoor furniture and accessories! J

So You’re Buying A Patio Furniture Set

So you’ve been itching to buy that dreamy patio furniture and have finally decided on buying a patio set. Before you rush off to buy anything, here are a few things to remember.

Set your budget.

Okay, just as with any major home purchase, you know you have to set a budget. This is probably the most important part of buying patio furniture and cushions. Durable, good quality and beautiful patio furniture will be costly, so investing in the right kind of furniture is a must. This will mean long-term comfort and enjoyment plus savings because with high quality outdoor furniture, don’t need to frequently repair or replace furniture or cushions from frequent use and and exposure to the elements.

Decide on the look and style that you want.

Of course, this will be largely influenced by the theme of your home. Does your home have a country or rustic look? Is it Asian-inspired, modern minimalist?  There are many choices on the type of patio furniture and cushion covers you can get. Decide on what you want in terms of materials and designs for furniture, fabric and patterns for the cushions, cushion types and so on. If you’re not sure what design your home is in, you can always consult a professional decorator or just browse some home magazines for the look that you feel will go best with your own patio.

Measure your space and determine the activities and frequent users of your patio.

This is important. Don’t forget to take measurements of the space where you will put your patio furniture, as this will dictate the size of the patio furniture you will get. Determining the activities and frequent users of your space is also crucial because if, say, you intend to dine often in the patio or entertain guests there, you may want to get a classy comfortable set maybe with an umbrella and a barbecue grill! If you plan to spend your quiet times on your patio, you will need comfortable furniture with high quality durable cushions. Or if you have several kids, you’d want to have extra space for them to play around in.

Research. Ask. Shop around.

Take your time to look around at all the outdoor patio sets available before buying anything. Browse online stores, check out your local furniture shops and even ask recommendations from friends! Getting the perfect patio furniture will take time and patience, but it’s all worth it.

Your patio is a place in your home that deserves careful thought and planning. So do your homework. After all, your patio set will be enjoyed by your family and guests for years!

Jazz Up Your Patio With Modern Furniture

It’s a place of rest and relaxation, of good company and happy moments. Yes, your patio is a very special place in your home. You can always add touches of class with outdoor furniture here and there to enhance your relaxing moments.

When embellishing your outdoor space, patio furniture is always a good start in your creative mix. If you want to turn your patio into something extraordinary, you need to find exquisite modern patio furniture pieces to get your desired look. Maybe you can throw in an entirely new patio dining set, or get new patio floors, but don’t forget to make good use of other items such as umbrellas, pretty cushions, and maybe some garden accents.

Jazzing up your patio involves some serious planning, as each piece of furniture makes a statement. Your outdoor space is just as important as your house’s interior, so you need to make sure that your outdoor spaces are just as exquisite and comfortable. Forma and functionality are main considerations, of course. To achieve that look and design you desire, you need to consider the appearance of outdoor furniture pieces you will be adding. They will have a huge impact on the overall feel and atmosphere of your patio and garden, so the modern patio furniture you will pick is of utmost importance.

Pretty pieces of outdoor furniture that are carefully chosen will definitely contribute to the relaxation and rejuvenation that you want from your outdoor space. Always have a clear blueprint about what you really want your area to look like. You can go for ultra hip and modern, or rustic and classy. Pick quality furniture that will last for years. If you’re a seasoned homemaker,jazzing up your patio may be a breeze to you, but if you’re a newbie, you’d want to do a lot of research, get suggestions and talk to outdoor furniture sellers.