How to Choose a Patio Dining Chair
To make your outdoor dining space just right for outdoor entertaining, you'll need to start with the perfect patio dining chair. Choosing the that “just right” chair will be easy if follow a few helpful tips.
What is it Made of?
Before making a purchase it’s a good idea to think about how a piece is constructed, as different materials have varying functional, comfort and maintenance considerations.
Aluminum: Aluminum patio furniture is strong, rust proof and durable enough to withstand all types of weather.
Aluminum Furniture is one of the most popular choices in outdoor furniture and requires very little maintenance. The best way to keep aluminum looking like new is to take steps to prevent damage from the elements by using a protective cover. The simplest and most inexpensive method to keeping your furniture clean is to pull out the hose and spray it down. Occasionally, when simple hosing off the outdoor furniture does not work, a simple mixture of mild dish soap and water is your best solution. The most important things to avoid are corrosive or abrasive cleaners and other cleaning products such as steel wool that may permanently scratch the protective coating and even the aluminum itself. Use 303 products to clean and maintain your furniture to look like new for years.
Dot Furniture offers a ten-year warranty on the frame and a one-year warranty on the finish of all aluminum furniture to be free from defects in material and workmanship.
What is an Aluminum Patio Chair?
Aluminum patio furniture are popular picks for people who want sleek and stylish pieces for their deck, porch or backyard. An aluminum patio chair will feature chemically treated metal that’s gone through a machine to get its round, hollow or square shape. Is strong and rust proof but often requires cushions to make them more comfortable.
What are the Benefits of an Aluminum Chair?
Weight: If you are looking for an option that is lightweight, aluminum is perfect if you plan to rearrange your backyard layout from time to time or need to put your patio furniture in storage at the end of the summer season.
Temperature: With the heat of the summer sun, often people worry that metal furniture will be too hot. However, aluminum cools down quickly, so it may be a good option for those with sensitive skin or children.
Design: Aluminum is a flexible metal that’s perfect for furnishings with traditional-style curves and contemporary patterns and designs.
Cushioned Seats: Choices are limitless with cushioned chair styles. Be inspired by the colour choices and create that designer look that’s perfect for you! Added bonus — you can change out the cushions whenever you want, and you can have a brand-new look
Durability - Aluminum patio furniture is strong, rust proof and durable enough to withstand all types of weather. Easy maintenance makes it even more sought after.
Aluminum and Sling: Aluminum and sling patio furniture is easy to clean and dries quickly, perfect for poolside lounging or dining.
Aluminum and sling furniture is a carefree and popular choice for outdoor furniture. The best way to keep your furniture looking like new is to take steps to prevent damage from the elements by using a protective cover. The simplest and most inexpensive method to keeping your furniture clean is to pull out the hose and spray it down. Occasionally, when hosing off the outdoor furniture does not work, a simple mixture of mild dish soap and water is your best solution. The most important things to avoid are corrosive or abrasive cleaners and other cleaning products such as steel wool that may permanently damage the surfaces. Use 303 products to clean and maintain your furniture to look like new for years.
Dot Furniture offers a ten-year warranty on the frame and a two-year warranty on the fabric and a one-year warranty on the finish of all aluminum and sling furniture against the separation of seams and to be free from defects in material and workmanship.
What is a Sling Patio Chair?
A slingback or sling patio chair features flexible mesh fabric attached to a hard frame, which forms a simple seat. In some designs, a single piece of material supports the body, while others stretch fabric separately across the back and seat. Some sling chairs also include built-in padding for additional comfort.
While the sling material on the chair already acts as a cushion, you can always add that extra pop of colour and comfort by adding a pillow.
What are the Benefits of a Sling Chair?
Support: Sling chairs are well-tensioned and flexible at the same time, providing a high level of support.
Breathability: The mesh fabrics used on sling chairs are light and breathable, so you stay cool and dry in the shade and dry instantly when wet.
Portability: Sling chairs come in all different designs, including folding and stacking models. Generally, their lightweight frames also make rearranging and storing your furniture super simple and easy.
Resin Wicker – Resin Wicker patio furniture offers a touch of class and style to any outdoor setting. Resin wicker furniture is easy to clean, lightweight and durable enough to withstand the elements.
Resin Wicker furniture is becoming increasingly popular mostly because it is so comfortable. It also offers countless possibilities for colours, sizes and configurations in matching dining, conversational or lounging sets. Dot Furniture’s mix n’ match policy allows you to customize your set and make it as big or as compact as you need. Fade mildew and corrosion resistant properties make it very easy to care for, simply hose off your furniture and allow it to dry in the sun. Use 303 products to clean and maintain your furniture to look like new for years.
DOT Furniture offers a ten-year warranty on the aluminum frame and a two-year warranty on the resin wicker against cracking, splitting and unraveling under normal usage conditions.
What is a Resin Wicker Chair?
Resin wicker, also known as all-weather wicker, is meant to look like natural wicker, but is made of a synthetic material, generally polyethylene. This gives you the benefit of the look of wicker without the maintenance.
What are the Benefits of a Resin Wicker Chair?
Aesthetics- Unlike the natural rattan, synthetic resin wicker has more colours for choosing. Unique weaving patterns along with the addition of patio cushions, your wicker resin patio furniture can add a splash of colour to your patio and intimate you indoor style for outdoor furniture.
Comfort - Unlike many furnishings made with synthetic materials, resin wicker “breathes.” It also gives slightly with the weight of the user, and the use of the cushion makes it even more comfy.
Easy to Clean - Most wicker furnishings can be vacuumed or dusted for easy cleaning. Synthetic resin wicker can simply be rinsed off with a garden hose or wiped with a soft cloth and some mild detergent for persistent spots.
Outdoor dining is a great way to entertain, relax, and gather with friends and family. So enjoy your summer with your new patio dining set and that perfect patio dining chair!