Do you need to rethink or update your existing patio furniture? Like all household furniture, patio furniture can get a bit outdated or tired. What may have appealed to us in the 1970s and the 1980s may have lost it’s luster. In fact, patio furniture has really evolved over the past twenty five years. The styles and models of furniture have developed in many new and exciting ways.
One big new trend is creating outside living spaces that more closely resemble our indoor living spaces. The trend is to create outdoor living rooms. In doing so, a certain space is delineated by such things as deck railings or corner posts and outdoor furniture resembling living room furniture is arranged within the delineated space. The effect is very inviting and comfortable. The furniture used often resembles love seats or easy chairs and comes with thick comfortable cushions.
Patio bistro sets are also becoming very popular. These bistro sets and bar stools can be made out of many different materials. Wicker bistro sets with wicker bar stools are timeless and classic. These sets are a wonderful combination of old and new. The old fashioned look of the wicker material constructed into a modern day bistro set. Wicker furniture has a light weight and airy feel to it. The wicker allows for a bit of airflow which keeps the furniture at a comfortable temperature.
The wicker furniture can be made from the traditional substance or can be made with newer polymers. Resin wicker furniture pieces are extremely popular. Their popularity stems not only from the great look but also from their durability. Traditional wicker furniture tended to be white but could be painted any color you chose. Resin wicker furniture tends to come in shades of natural brown but can also be commonly found in white. The annual maintenance needed for resin wicker furniture is minimal.
Wicker patio furniture has a timeless beauty. Brand new traditional wicker furniture can be difficult to find and will be a bit pricey. If you want the traditional wicker furniture but need to watch your budget you should start looking in second hand stores or antique stores. Resin wicker furniture, on the other hand, is quite easy to find. These pieces can be found in most big box home renovation stores like Home Depot or Lowes in their seasonal furniture department.
Add some wicker bar stools to your outdoor furniture scheme and prepare to be delighted.