How To Winterize Your Patio And Patio Furniture

Stacking patio furniture when storing for winter

It’s that time of year again…the leaves are drifting from the trees and the sun has started to lose its daytime warmth. Snow has even started falling in some areas. Winter is on the way. It’s a job nobody wants to do, but every fall the time comes to clean up the patio and sort out the patio furniture to then store it for winter. Quality patio furniture will last for many years if kept in good condition, so a little bit of time spent now will mean that you will be able to unpack it next year at the first hint of good weather, without finding yourself in the middle of a large maintenance job just to enjoy it… Read more

Celebrating 70 Years Of Brown Jordan Outdoor Furniture

After the Second World War there was a rapid return to domestic industry development. This led to the creation and provision of time-saving devices at affordable prices. Suddenly Americans found themselves better off. After the hardships of the war, they also found they had more leisure time than ever before. One of the obvious places to spend this leisure time was in their own backyards. Rather than just being a place to keep the dog, the yards of middle-class America began to transform into entertainment areas. Patios and pools provided the backdrop for cocktail parties and barbecues. Brown Jordan Changed The Way We Think About Outdoor Furniture With a fabulous climate and strong all year round sunshine, it’s no surprise… Read more

How To Maintain Your Patio Furniture

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It’s a sad fact that most of us pay very little attention to our outdoors furniture until it has fallen into disrepair, then it becomes a problem because it costs us money to repair or replace. With busy lives it’s often too easy to overlook something which just sits outside. And an awful lot of us don’t even bother to store our patio furniture properly during the winter either. How many of us have looked out into our garden to see our garden furniture and barbecue covered in snow and thought “I should have stored them in the shed.” We tend to buy patio furniture at a price that reflects our spending power. So no matter what your income, your… Read more

Can You Repair Mesh Patio Chairs?

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One of the greatest joys of Summer is sitting outside in a comfy mesh patio chair. Mesh patio chairs are easy to maintain, and offer an added bit of comfort and utility to any outdoor space. However, even the best made mesh patio chairs can become worn with time, often resulting in damage that can quickly spread and ruin an otherwise lovely outdoor chair. Luckily, repairing these chairs is a fairly simple process that The Southern Company excels at. And with a variety of fabrics and patterns to choose from, your mesh patio chairs can not only be repaired back to their original state, but they can also be updated to match your outdoor decorating tastes as the seasons change…. Read more

Gore® Tenara® Sewing Thread – What We Use for Sling Chair Replacement

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It’s a lovely day and you have friends coming round. The grass is cut, borders brimming with beautiful plants and the barbecue is clean and ready. But what about your garden furniture? Sure, the chairs can be wiped over. But what are you going to do about the fact the thread holding the mesh slings is in poor condition and looks like it will break when people sit down? Investing in superior craftsmanship and Gore® Tenara® Sewing Thread for your sling fabric will ensure your furniture is not beaten by the elements. Why Use Gore® Tenara® Sewing Thread? Most normal threads will fray and discolor. This natural weakening over the years will eventually leave you with beautiful garden furniture frames… Read more

Repair Commercial Pool Furniture Quickly and Efficiently

Patio Furniture Sling Replacement Country Clubs

There are many things that can damage pool-side furniture. From sun damage to pool chemicals and even normal abuse from visitors, pool furniture really takes a beating during its normal life. However, pool furniture can also be very expensive to replace, making it a long-term investment for many homeowners and public pool operators as well. Luckily, it’s usually pretty easy to repair commercial pool furniture, with a few simple steps being taken to return the furniture to good-as-new status: Re/Strapping can be used when the frame of commercial pool furniture is still intact. This means that the frame is still structurally sound, and also that the existing paint is in good shape. Generally speaking, this applies to most commercial pool… Read more

Why Patio Furniture Repair Should Be Left To Professionals

brown jordan patio chair repair

In today’s world, many, many people fancy themselves as do-it-yourselfers. They like to roll up their sleeves, and get their hands dirty fixing various things around the house, taking on new projects, or giving something a fresh, updated look. Yet every once in a while a new DIY project might leave you feeling like you bit off more than you could chew. Patio furniture repair is a project that seems simple, but is much more involved. You can potentially repaint a patio table or restrap a chair, but how long will those repairs actually last? The last thing you want is to spend all that time and effort for the furniture to turn out in worse shape than when the… Read more

What Materials to Choose When Buying Used Patio Furniture

Refurbish Patio Furniture

When it’s time for you to buy patio furniture, you have several decisions you need to make prior to making any purchases. Among the chief decisions you need to make is the type of material you’d prefer your patio furniture to be constructed from. You also need to decide if you want to buy your furniture new or used. And, if you do buy used, do you want to refurbish patio furniture? Before we jump into what benefits you get when you refurbish patio furniture, we’ll talk about a couple different materials you can choose from. Wrought Iron If you’re looking for outdoor furniture that is going to be placed in a formal or classic setting, then wrought iron is… Read more

How to Properly Prepare Your Yard for Autumn

Prepare Outdoor Furniture for Autumn

Now is a great time to start preparing your yard for the cooler autumn months, while the weather is still tolerable and the light still trying to stretch itself into the evening. Odds are, your outdoor pool or patio furniture took a beating this summer. Give your furniture a bit of TLC after long days in the sun, heat, and rain. Clean and repair patio furniture, including chairs, tables, umbrellas and even your patio and deck. Remove all that pollen and dirt that they collected over the summer, and repair any damages that may have occurred. Landscaping Before the leaves start to fall all over your yard, do some late summer landscaping projects. What type of landscaping you choose to… Read more

Turn An Outdoor Space Into An Al Fresco Dining Experience

Warmer temperatures? Skip the usual meal inside and head out for the open air. If you have access to an outdoor space, transform it into a haven for all to enjoy. After all, eating outside provides an ambiance that is irresistible – and for most, the opportunity doesn’t last all year, so it’s best to explore your outdoor dining options while you can. Some are apprehensive about eating outside because their backyard is drab to say the least. When money is tight, you don’t need to sacrifice your options – instead there are many affordable ways to transform your yard, patio, or deck into your own little restaurant paradise. Vamp up your dining area. The key to a good dining… Read more