Aluminum wicker furniture is one of the most beautiful and comfortable outdoor furniture. There is something dramatic and romantic about it, the wicker quite unique. It is a type of furniture in its own category.
If you are thinking of buying wicker outdoor furniture, then here are some pointers and tips. It would be possible for you to purchase and use like a pro wicker:
Natural wicker furniture is not strong types. Therefore, natural wicker furniture is adult less than 200 pounds each is appropriate and not too rough for families with children. In addition to these restrictions, your Natural wicker furniture will provide long service.
Those concerned with these restrictions may wish to consider vinyl or plastic wicker. Frame is usually tough, because they use Natural wicker furniture and metal, rather than rattan, wicker, and vinyl or plastic looks very much like the real thing.
Here are some pointers:
1) wicker moisture damage and excessive exposure to sunlight. Therefore, natural wicker outdoor furniture is best placed in a covered area. Good locations include a covered porch, patio, or in the pavilion, or in the hut deck.
2) know how much space is available. Aluminum wicker furniture should not be congested. Before buying garden furniture, first decide what you want furniture positioning. From this you can better estimate what the size of suitable furniture.
To be especially careful with large. If you want a table with six chairs, make sure you have room. The same is true with the Chesterfield or sofa. It is not too much fun around the garden furniture is not enough maneuvering space walks.
3) Only buy Aluminum wicker furniture is factory assembled. As the wicker is not easy to work with, it is wise to purchase all the wicker furniture, completely pre-assembled. If you assemble the furniture, taking special care with the joints. Most of the General Assembly because of poverty and family problems often involve joint connection is unstable.
4) Do not forget to budget for your new furniture covers. Wicker should be kept dry, so if wicker is placed in an area that, it should be brought inside when it rains or completely covered. Outdoor furniture for the cover of all sizes easily available online.
5) work placement in your mind and provide logistics. Before delivery by thinking this will save you time and trouble.
Wicker garden furniture, need some maintenance. Monthly wicker and cushions should use a vacuum cleaner’s soft brush, then wipe with a damp cloth.
At least once a year to wash your wicker, cushions, and frame with detergent in warm water with sponge. Rinse with water and a soft cloth. Allowed to complete the drying in the sun.
The growth of mold is a thin, is actually a plant. This is due to temperature and humidity was very enthusiastic. Wicker is usually very easy to mold in the control. A good washing will usually do the trick.
Use detergent in warm water and sponge, wash your wicker, cushions and frame completely. Rinse with water and a soft cloth. Allowed to complete the drying in the sun.
This is often not enough. However, if the mildew stains remain one of the two options I recommend:
1) wet stained area with lemon juice, salt and then rub the stain. Do not rinse. Allow it to dry in the sun. Dry, rinse with water by rinsing with water, then with a dry cloth lemon juice and salt well. Allowed to complete the drying in the sun. Cushion fabric in the color test first.
2) in a quart of warm water, mix two tablespoons of chlorine bleach. Sponge the solution on the stained area, or dipped in a mixture of the dye area. For 15 minutes, then rinse with water. Dry with a dry cloth. Allowed to complete the drying in the sun. Cushion fabric in the color test first.
Note: Do not use chlorine bleach wool or silk. Other wash and wear fabrics Special finishing fabrics may be damaged or chlorine bleach. Looking for a warning label attached to the cushion. (Bleaching effect, can stop a two tablespoons of vinegar and soak a cup of water solutions of the project soon.)
With these treatments you should have a small mold problem.
If you need to repaint Aluminum wicker furniture, a thorough cleaning of your furniture first, and Bougainville. When completely dry, a little sand only those needed.
Painting with a brush may be very difficult and slow. Is best to use airbrush or spray cans for paint evenly, without dripping. Use only in well-ventilated place paint.
Natural wicker patio furniture can be a beautiful addition to any patio or balcony. With little thoughtful care, you can expect to enjoy over the years new wicker furniture.