Metal furniture is good option for decoration of your garden. It is easy to care and it lasts for many years. There are different types and styles of metal that is perfect suited for every situation. Different types of the metal are used to make garden furniture for instance painted zinc, aluminium, steel furniture, wrought iron furniture. You can choose any type of furniture that is most suitable. Before you choose any type of furniture here is some information for you about metal.
Painted Zinc gives unique look with an industrial vibe. This material is hard and long lasting. It looks beautiful and creates exclusive appearance.
Aluminium is strong and durable and often used in furniture designs. It won’t flake in different weather conditions. It is light metal so you won’t be hard work to move this furniture from one position to another. It absorbs heat so if weather is hot then it is better to have a design with seat cushions.
Wrought Iron is heavy so you can consider this furniture if you don’t want to change its positions. It can rust easily so make sure it has been given anti rust treatment. It is not a good choice at all but if you buy then keep this furniture under shed and cover during winters.
Steel Furniture in terms of weight, it is between aluminium and wrought iron. Like wrought iron it can tarnish so it should be given anti-rust treatment. Steel is quite cheap in the market due to its tendency to rust. Aluminium is finest material due to its qualities and it last for many years.
Metal garden furniture comes with number of choices. You can choose metal only or metal with other material. It’s totally depends on you which you choose. If you have cottage style garden wrought iron can be great match. If your garden face the issue of strong winds then choose heavy type of metal. Metal with material create stylish and decent designs. You can use combination like light and strong aluminium frames.
How to Maintain Metal Garden Furniture
Follow cleaning instruction that you get with furniture from supplier. Otherwise you can use warm water and quality detergent to clean furniture and dry it with cloth. If one season is about to end cover your furniture with protective covers.
Consider Size and Style of Furniture
The space, style and layout play important role in the size of the furniture. You might have large sun spotted garden or small lawn. Or you have modern looking balcony. Our recommendation is have measurement of total area before you choose furniture for garden. Because you will have clear idea what type of furniture is required to fill the space?
Consider your budget before buying any type of garden furniture. Wide range of garden furniture is available in the market. There is something for every budget bracket. Aluminium can easily get cold or hot depending upon weather conditions but it quickly come match with the temperature of the person. It is light weight and heavy enough to resist against wind. Weather in UK is not consistent so choose that type of furniture that is best according to weather.