Patio furniture made of wood is quite versatile. With or without cushions is how wood patio furniture is used. There are many different types of wood frames to choose. Here are most types of wood used for patio furniture: pine, oak, cypress, teak, mahogany, cedar, maple, birch and beech, as well as a number of exotic hardwoods. You can paint, oil or stain wood. Some wood like teak can be almost carefree if you allow it to weather to a beautiful silver-grey color. You must re-oil, re-stain or repaint your wood patio furniture from time to time.
The best thing to do is start looking at naturally made patio furniture, if you find a patio furniture that is made of a natural material it is almost surely going to blend in to your outdoor perfectly, and provide a continuing line of style and design to your house outdoor patio. The natural material you might consider can be cedar wood or teak wood, both very popular as outdoor furniture pieces these days, cypress is also becoming very popular, this is because these materials are known as very durable to different kinds of weather, and can be placed in almost any patio, so you will be relatively protected from the elements. Cedar wood and cypress have another good quality of repelling insects which might come in handy at certain times of the year.
Teak wood is not just for high-end patio furniture. It can also be for shipbuilding, door and window frames, wharves, bridges, flooring, paneling, and Venetian blinds. Teak refers specifically to the wood and its characteristic color, which ranges from olive to yellowish gray or light brown. Teak furniture dates back prior to the 19th century. The Chinese exported Teak to Europe.
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