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Deck and Porch Furniture

There is a difference in the furniture you will use for outdoor activities where you have limited space and outdoor activities that are set aside as outdoor rooms.

If your space is limited and you have outdoor activities, you will want to look at furniture that can be folded and temporarily put away until the next activity. The folding type of deck-garden furniture is constructed so that it fits into a small space such as a closet or under the bed. This type of furniture is handy to take to the park or a picnic area and can be stored neatly in the trunk of your car.

Lightweight deck-garden furniture is made from durable materials such as teak or aluminum. Aluminum is the lightest and it is the only metal used in folding deck garden furniture. It is very durable and will last for years. It requires very little maintenance. The lightweight furniture of today is a much better quality than the furniture made in the past.

teakteak2Teak is a lightweight wood and the deck-garden furniture made from it is made to fold or is constructed as solid pieces to remain in place. Teak is known for its durability and strength. You can find teak furniture with cushions in various colors. The cushions are usually weather resistant. Teak wood, however, does need special cleaning to maintain its natural finish. The color is restored quickly and easily.

Stackable deck-garden furniture is usually made from recycled plastic. It is made in one piece and is designed to stack in a small amount of space for storage. This type of furniture is not made to be taken to the park or a picnic area. It is easy to clean. You can usually wash it off with a water hose.

You can find lightweight deck-garden furniture at home improvement stores, department stores, and on the Internet. The lightweight aluminum deck-garden furniture will have seats with backs in various colors. Modern plastic furniture comes in a variety of colors. You will have a wide selection to choose from