Patio Furniture

We all want to have the outdoor living area of our dreams, but matching everything can be daunting and time-consuming. Luckily, this task is not as difficult as it seems and there are a few rules you can follow to make sure your patio furniture matches your hardscaping, but also lasts a long time.

Function

The first thing you should consider is what you want to use your patio furniture for. Furniture can be for just hanging out, such as large couches, lounge chairs, and a small table, but some people want to have an outdoor dining area on their patio. This would require a different set of furniture like a dining table and dining chairs. An outdoor bar could also be created with the right type of furniture like stools and, obviously, a bar.

Matching

The type of patio furniture you should buy depends on the construction of your patio and the hardscaping ideas behind it. You should have furniture that matches the color, material, and idea around your patio. If you have a fire pit, lounging furniture might be a good fit to have around the fire. On the color side however, you should not buy brown furniture if you have black patio pavers.

There are many benefits to covering your patio furniture including protection from the elements, but it also will protect from animals and is a countermeasure to theft.

Need Additional Help?

Sometimes your patio idea is not so straightforward, or maybe needs some work to get it where you want it to be. A large fire pit might impede your idea for a dining area, or maybe you found a furniture set you really love, and you need patio pavers to match it. Patio and hardscape contractors can help install new pavers and help you decide what your best options are for material and color.

For any hardscaping consultation, contact Hardscape Contractors in Omaha today!