Protect your garden furniture over the winter

With the colder months setting in, protecting your garden furniture is vital if you want it to last until next summer. Unfortunately, with the heavy rainfall and frost that is coming, your garden furniture is simply not made for this weather. Wooden and metal garden furniture is affected by poor weather conditions in different ways. Metal can begin to rust with prolonged exposure to rainfall, while wooden items may rot. If you have enough space in your garage or garden shed, it is worth moving all exterior furniture in for...

The essentials of selecting garden furniture

The essentials of selecting garden furniture
Selecting appropriate furniture for the garden is as important as selecting furniture for the interiors of the house. The garden furniture must be such that it should be comfortable and must also add to the aesthetic beauty of the garden. Garden furniture now available in the market is made of either wood or synthetic materials like plastic or steel. Whatever be the type of furniture, it is prone to reaction due to weather changes. Apart from what has been mentioned above, the purpose for which the garden is generally made...

The Outback Meteor Barbecue: Oh My Oh My

What a barbecue this is. The Outback Meteor 6 Barbecue is one of the finest on the market. It’s brimming with a host of features, such as a warming rack, a side shelf, 6 high performance burners and a roasting lid for added convenience. What’s great about this is that it allows you to cook up to 28 quarter pounder burgers at a time, and the temperature gauge will help you monitor your cooking temperature for meat perfection. It looks likes something out of an industrial kitchen with its stainless...

Using Reclaimed Railway Sleepers to Build Garden Structures

Using Reclaimed Railway Sleepers to Build Garden Structures
When you’re thinking about building something in your garden, the most important feature of the building materials needs to be durability. The materials are going to be exposed to a variety of environmental factors, such as damp, decomposition, heat and more. When you consider these factors, railway sleepers are able to stand up to the challenges these present fairly well. When you compare railway sleepers to a number of alternatives, there are plenty of areas where they are able to win out in terms of value. Because railway sleepers are...

Rust Free Garden Furniture – aluminium

Rust Free Garden Furniture – aluminium
Finding the right type, style and colour of garden furniture is a challenge which is already tough enough. However, finding garden furniture which is rust free from the UK harsh winters / summers can really be even more tough, especially when the current design and modern take on garden furniture always seems to be wood based products. As we know, wood, over time, no matter how many times you treat it, wax it or coat it with special oils and paints, will fade over time and become more fragile. Being...