Gardens are the soul of a house. They add colour to a dull house and help in making home life enthralling. Kids, adults and everyone enjoys sitting in gardens or even just spending time with their loved ones in it. On one hand while old people love to watch the sunset in their gardens, the young kids of the house enjoy playing in it. No matter what the situation, the need to sit on some furniture arises. For the purpose, patio furniture is available. It is a type of outdoor furniture and is typically designed to withstand extreme and all types of weather conditions. Other names of it are garden furniture, patio sectional set.
Types of furniture on the basis of material
- Wooden furniture
- Wicker or rattan furniture
- Plastic furniture (acrylic furniture)
- Bamboo furniture
- Glass furniture
- Concrete furniture
- Metal furniture
Main features of various kinds of furniture on the basis of the usage
A patio sectional set is usually the most common type of garden furniture. It consists of a table, some chairs- preferably four to eight and of course, a parasol. Some may even exchange the tradition table for a smaller picnic table that is used for eating outdoor meals. Usually, the table and chairs of the patio sectional set are covered by huge umbrellas to protect the people from the sun. Couches are an additionally comfortable item that helps in catering to huge groups of people. Long chairs/ chaise lounges are also used.
- Temperature control
A parasol in the form of an umbrella is designed to provide shade to the people sitting outside. They are also termed as a garden parasol and garden umbrella in Britain and America respectively. Patio heaters provide comfort and heat to people in the night or during cold weather. They can be placed permanently on the roofs and are mostly portable and self-supporting. They may even work on electricity. Another way of generating heat is using portable fire bowls and fire pits.
Rather than these accessories like birdbaths, plant stands, flower boxes help in adding minute details to outdoor spaces.
A patio sectional set should be selected on the basis of the needs and requirements of a person and their family. The material should be decided while keeping in mind the overall aesthetic look of the house and the colours of it. A patio set completes the garden and is essential for an amazing outdoor living experience.