Material selection for outdoor furniture

- Jan 21, 2019-

Wood material

Generally speaking, it is necessary to choose wood with large oil content, such as fir, pine, teak, etc., and must be treated with anti-corrosion treatment; the production process is also very important, because the deformation is inevitable because of long-term exposure. If the process is not good, the furniture may fall apart because the splicing is not strong or the expansion coefficient is wrong;

In addition, wooden outdoor furniture needs to be maintained with wood oil or paint.

Plastic material

With the scarcity of wood resources, more and more imitation wood products are also widely used, such as plastic wood, plastic wood, PVC, PS modified materials, etc. With the improvement of the process, these plastic products have stronger weather resistance, not Corrosion, no discoloration, anti-aging, no insects, and most of them are processed from recycled plastics, which has made great contributions to environmental protection.

Metal Material

Compared to wooden outdoor furniture, metal is more durable, aluminum or water-treated alloy is the best, but pay attention to prevent impact.

Bamboo and rattan material

Bamboo rattan outdoor furniture is beautiful, but the price is high, and it is difficult to take care of, it is easy to accumulate dust and mold, so we must choose good quality and special treatment. However, there is a kind of rattan outdoor furniture on the market--Sito, the price is cheaper than the rattan, dirty brush is good, and durable, more suitable for outdoor use.