Outdoor Designs - A Slice of Paradise

Posted by Dan Jolly on Feb 28, 2014 7:41:00 AM

 

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Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Lane Venture, Mallin, Outdoor Living

Tips To Get Your Outdoor Furniture Ready For The Summer

Posted by Dan Jolly on Jun 6, 2013 2:06:00 PM

With summer just around the corner, many of us are preparing our outdoor spaces for the upcoming season. While your patio, lawn and garden may require some cleaning, trimming and planting, your outdoor furniture should receive an equal amount of attention. If you have purchased a set of high quality outdoor furniture you have made a sizable investment. The following tips will not only help you to spruce up your furniture for the summer but also help protect your investment and make sure you get the most out of your patio furniture.

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Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Sunbrella Fabric, Patio Furniture Care

Aluminum Patio Furniture Offers A Variety Of Options

Posted by Stephen Ramey on May 14, 2013 12:36:00 PM

Many people, when they hear the words "aluminum patio furniture," they picture standard, relatively basic pieces that probably look something like your garden variety resort furniture.

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Topics: Durable Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Aluminum Patio Furniture

Why Is Wicker Outdoor Furniture More Popular Than Ever?

Posted by Stephen Ramey on May 7, 2013 10:07:00 AM

With a history spanning at least 5,000 years, you might expect the novelty of wicker furniture to have worn off by now. But to the contrary, modern wicker outdoor furniture is more stylish, comfortable and durable than at any point in its considerable past.

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Topics: Outdoor Furniture, wicker outdoor furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Wicker Furniture, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Living

Discover New Traditions with Tropitone Patio Furniture

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Apr 22, 2013 1:59:00 PM

When browsing Tropitone Patio Furniture, the first word that might come to mind is modern. The second word might be fun. By then you'll be too absorbed in the variety of products and customization options to think of a third classification.

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Topics: Durable Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Tropitone, Sling Patio Furniture, Cushion Patio Furniture, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Aluminum Patio Furniture

5 Exceptional Outdoor Furniture Manufacturers

Posted by Dan Jolly on Apr 15, 2013 10:01:00 AM

Outdoor furniture or garden furniture dates back centuries, in fact five millennia as pieces have been discovered in the gardens of Pompeii and in the ruins of ancient Egypt.  As history shows, humans have long shown an affinity for being comfortable while they relax outdoors. As a result patio furniture has become a large market with many clamoring to get in on all the fun of design and fabrication. Over the years, a few outdoor furniture manufactures have separated themselves from the rest of the crowd.

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Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Agio, Hanamint, Mallin, Erwin and Sons, Woodard Patio Furniture

Lloyd Flanders: Over 100 Years of Premium Wicker Furniture

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Apr 8, 2013 11:41:00 AM

A true pioneer in the wicker furniture industry, Lloyd Flanders has an interesting and varied history spanning over 100 years, during which time it transformed from a sole proprietorship to an industry giant whose products are recognized around the globe.

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Topics: Outdoor Furniture, wicker outdoor furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Wicker Furniture, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Lloyd Flanders

Forged In Fire - The Superiority of Wrought Iron Furniture

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Apr 1, 2013 10:43:00 AM

Wrought iron furniture has an unrivaled ability to harmonize with any decor; from rustic to avant-garde, opulent to minimalist, wrought iron pieces look as though they were designed with one purpose only, to fill the very space they presently occupy. Even slender, dainty pieces have a solid robustness about them that says I will not be ignored.

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Topics: Durable Outdoor Furniture, Wrought Iron Furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Choosing Outdoor Furniture

5 Ways To Create Disappointing Outdoor Spaces

Posted by Dan Jolly on Aug 24, 2012 12:57:00 PM

Here at Today's Patio we understand better than most that a beautiful and functional backyard is something that should be truly appreciated. Like most works of art it takes countless hours of thought and effort to craft a masterpiece. On the other hand it is much easier to create a disastrous backyard so hideous that you have to blackmail loved ones to come over for free barbecue and cocktails. If you are a proud and flamboyant recluse (if ever there was such a thing) and you want to do away with the threat of having company over, a horrible backyard can be attained by abiding by these 5 easy-to-follow steps to create an inhabitable wasteland.

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Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Outdoor Spaces, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Patio Dining Chairs

Loveseat Or Love Seat... So Which Is It?

Posted by Dan Jolly on Jul 30, 2012 2:12:00 PM

You could listen to two ivy league professors lecture on and on about the rules of grammar but the truth is it doesn't matter which way you cut it or spell it, the loveseat is often the first choice for the relaxing couple. With so many other worthy seating options, how did the two seat sofa become known as the love seat? Allow us to shed some light for you on the origin of the sweetheart of all furniture.

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Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Cushion Patio Furniture