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Conservatory Furniture - Hints and Tips
No conservatory is complete without beautiful conservatory furniture to relax in. This article reveals some of the important issues to consider while selecting furniture for your conservatory or sunroom.
Your conservatory is a light and airy structure, that's comfortable and yet sheltered against the weather. You can use it for all sorts of activities, like entertaining friends, relaxing after a hard day's work or playing with the kids. It is a room that draws the garden into your home. The correct choice of furniture will mean that your conservatory is used to it's fullest potential.
Top Tips for Selecting Conservatory Furniture
If you use cane furniture in your conservatory or sunroom check with the manufacturer whether it is also suitable for use in the garden as well. This way you will get double usage out of it.
Cover your furniture when not in use, whether it's outside in the garden or in the conservatory.
Choose a pattern for your cushions you know you can live with for a good number of years.
If you have a smaller conservatory, choose furniture that is compact with cushions in neutral colours. It will make your conservatory look more spacious.
Check with the manufacturer whether you can remove the cushion covers for (dry) cleaning.
To reduce fading of your conservatory furniture and also to reduce heat in your conservatory, consider putting up sun blinds. That way you can enjoy your conservatory all year long without having to worry about fading of your furniture cushions.
See your conservatory as an extension to your room or kitchen. Use colours that blend in with the rest of your colour scheme.
Make sure that your conservatory cane furniture and its cushions are fire retardant. Just check with the manufacturer.
Cane (Rattan) is the most popular material used conservatories today. The main qualities of cane are elasticity, lightness, durability and toughness and therefore cane is used in a lot of ways. Think of baskets, hats, kitchen utensils, chairs seats, and, of course, whole pieces of furniture. Even bridges have been known to be made entirely out of cane.
Other materials used in the construction of furniture for conservatories and sunrooms are: Wicker, Cast Iron, Hardwood, Glass, Stone and Terracotta.
Barry Dunlop is the creator of Conservatory-Cane-Furniture.co.uk - a website that includes an online gallery of conservatory furniture, details of mail-order service plus maintenance information, and hints and tips. Find out more at his website: http://www.conservatory-cane-furniture.co.uk
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