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Patio Furniture: Cleaning It, Caring For It, and Repairing It

By February 11, 2014

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February is a good time to start thinking about your outdoor patio furniture. Like, is that old rump-sprung vinyl-strap chair beyond repair? Maybe it's time to consider a new piece, or a whole set, for that matter. In the patio world -- casual furniture market -- who's who and who makes what?

On the topic of outdoor patio furniture, I've sought and answered a several questions that have, no doubt, been keeping you awake at night. Like:

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March 9, 2013 at 1:23 pm
(1) AndrewC says:

Great article on rattan patio furniture, Lisa. The problem with placing it outdoors are that the sun’s UV rays really take a quick toll on the furniture. Resin wicker is becoming the new/better way to go due to its ability to withstand the elements. The look is similar, but the return on the investment over the years makes it a ‘no-brainer’ decision.

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