Posts Tagged: patio furniture

Wrought Iron is Still in Style

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It’s 2019, wrought iron patio furniture is still in style, and it will continue to be in style for years and decades to come. But what is it about wrought iron furniture that stands the test of time? It’s visually appealing, comfortable, and built to last. Classic for a Reason It’s not easy to for anything to be considered a “classic,” but as far as patio furniture is concerned, wrought iron is the definitive classic. It’s a style that has been around for hundreds of years, and it isn’t going anywhere soon. The main reason for this is because wrought iron furniture fits into just about every patio setting you can imagine. There are ornate designs which blend well into… Read more

Protecting Your Outdoor Furniture

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One of the biggest threats to your outdoor furniture is harsh weather, whether it’s the icy cold temperatures of winter or the violent winds of a summer storm. If you want your furniture to last as long as possible and retain its beauty at the same time, then there are some measures you need to take to protect it. Weatherproofing your Patio Set One way that you can protect your outdoor furniture from the elements is through weatherproofing. Modern coating techniques such as powder coating provide an excellent base for aluminum and cast-iron furniture to resist the ravages of weather and rust. A protective layer of automobile wax (applied after thorough cleaning and drying, of course) will also help protect… Read more

Patio Chair Webbing Replacement by the Experts

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It’s summertime again, and that means family and friends will be spending more time with you outside, where your patio furniture should be the star of the show! But even the highest quality outdoor furniture will eventually begin to show signs of wear. If you own webbed or strapped patio furniture, the good news is that patio chair webbing replacement is an option. Replacing the vinyl straps allows you to keep your favorite patio furniture by refurbishing it with afresh, new look. Is Your Patio Furniture Webbing Worn Out? It’s just a fact of life that all things eventually wear out, and this includes the webbing and straps of your outdoor furniture. You might have noticed that your patio chairs… Read more

Replacement Slings for Outdoor Patio Furniture: Let the Professionals Handle It

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Are you in the market for replacement slings for outdoor patio furniture? Even the best quality outdoor furniture will begin to show signs of wear and aging over time, and this can be especially noticeable with sling chairs. However, just because your slings are showing wear, there’s no need to throw the baby out with the bath water! Why replace your patio furniture when all you need to do is replace the slings? High-quality furniture from manufacturers such as Brown Jordan and Winston is made to last for many years, and replacing the slings will give it an even longer life. In this article, we are going to discuss sling replacement and why you should look to professionals to perform… Read more

Sling Chair Replacement – The Best Way to Replace Sling Fabric

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You probably know through experience that even the highest quality patio furniture will eventually begin to show its age. That doesn’t mean, however, that your investment in outdoor furniture needs to be a loss. Through sling chair replacement and refinishing, you can have your favorite lawn furniture restored to almost brand new condition and reap the benefits of decades more useful life. New high end patio furniture is very expensive – why spend the money when you can have your current furniture refinished and restored for a fraction of the cost. We specialize in sling chair replacement and repair for brands such as Brown Jordan, Tropitone, Winston, Woodard, and more. Wear and Aging of Patio Sling Furniture The first sign… Read more

Getting Your Outdoor Space Ready for Spring

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The cold weather is about to break, and spring is right around the corner. It won’t be long before we invite family and friends over to enjoy one of the best parts of the house — the outdoor space. Now is the time to prepare your patio for entertaining and enjoy the sound of birds chirping, the sun shining, and making memories with those most dear to us. But where to start? Well, The Southern Company can help you with that! Here’s our complete guide to getting your outdoor space – including patio furniture, barbecue grill, and outdoor decor – ready for entertaining guests this spring and summer. Planning Your Outdoor Furniture Space The first thing you’ll want to do… Read more

Care and Cleaning Brown Jordan Furniture

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Although Brown Jordan Furniture is one of the highest quality outdoor furniture brands on the market, it is highly unlikely that your furniture has made it through years of warm weather months completely unscathed. After many seasons of relaxing outside, entertaining guests, and soaking up rays, your patio furniture has probably endured some substantial wear and tear. To keep it looking its best, it’s a great idea to know the best methods for cleaning Brown Jordan Furniture. If you have made an investment in Brown Jordan’s sophisticated and elegant patio furniture, you will most certainly want to treat it with loving care in order to keep it looking as fabulous as it did the first time you used it. As… Read more

Outdoor Furniture Repair for Molla, Telescope and Carter Grandle

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Not all patio furniture is created equal, but high-end outdoor furniture pieces are built to last for decades. Brands like Molla, Telescope, and Carter Grandle feature premium furniture that adds luxury, comfort, and timelessness to your outdoor living space. Although many of the pieces can no longer be purchased new, refurbishing your existing patio furniture—or, if you’re lucky, your flea market finds—makes it possible for you to enjoy these classics for a lifetime. And the professionals at the The Southern Company are experts in outdoor furniture repair. Molla Outdoor Furniture Repair Nothing says vintage like Molla patio furniture. The company got its start in England in the late 1800’s and eventually grew to open an office in New York City…. Read more

What’s Hot – Outdoor Furniture Trends for 2016

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Many patio furniture pieces are timeless, but trends in outdoor furniture decor vary from year to year. Achieving the latest look for your patio can be as simple as rearranging your existing pieces, adding a couple of new ones, and changing paint colors. Do you want to completely transform your patio this summer? Here are some of the top picks for the hottest trends of 2016. And the good news is that the top brands — such as Brown Jordan, Tropitone, and Winston — all have pieces to help you get there. Mixed Materials Outdoor Furniture Mixing materials is a great way to create a backyard setting that is totally unique. Why not make a bold statement by combining an… Read more

Replacing Your Mesh Slings? Choose a Fabric That Will Stand the Test of Time

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Even the best quality patio furniture breaks down over time. The effects of the sun, weather, chlorine, sunscreen, and everyday use mean that your mesh slings will eventually need to be replaced. You should expect that your mesh slings will last eight to ten years before they need replacement, but variables like the amount of use they get and their winter storage location will have an effect. Maybe you’re starting to notice that your slings are becoming faded or discolored, or maybe the fabric is starting to fray. The Southern Company can replace your slings with the most durable and cost effective options so you can get the most out of your patio furniture. We have an exciting range of… Read more