If you’re struggling to choose the type of outside furniture you want with the unlimited choice there is available these days, then look no further. This guide will help you narrow down which type is right for your current needs and situation.
What will you use your garden furniture for?
This really determines the size and style of set that you will want to choose, with the main answers expanded below.
Answer A: I would like to enjoy my breakfast on the patio by myself / with one other.
In this situation we would recommend you purchase a bistro set, as these are specifically designed for maximum enjoyment of 1-2 people. We have a range of them available on our website, which you can view by visiting this link: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/garden-bistro-sets
Answer B: I would like me and my family to enjoy BBQs during the summer months
In this instance you will probably be interested in a dining set, able to seat 4-6 people, with supportive chairs that allow for a comfortable dining experience. You can browse all of our dining sets by clicking the following link: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/garden-dining-sets
Answer C: I would like a comfortable place to relax outside in the sunshine
Now for maximum comfort we would recommend a sofa set, as these give you the space to spread out and enjoy an afternoon nap in the sun. There will be plenty of space for 4-6 people, with extra thick cushions to make it even more enjoyable. Browse all of our sofa sets online here: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/garden-sofa-sets
What style of garden furniture do you prefer?
Everyone has different opinions of what looks right and what looks strange in a garden. This means you will want a type of furniture that matches your tastes and the surroundings of your garden. There are two main choices here, which are.
Rattan Furniture – Hand woven synthetic rattan weave
This is a fairly new type of furniture made of man made synthetic, weatherproof materials that makes this furniture both comfortable and durable. It’s often considered to be modern looking, and not preferred by those who like a traditional look. However it is by far the most comfortable type of furniture available. You can shop our full range of rattan furniture at this link: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/rattan-garden-furniture
You can also find out more about rattan furniture here: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/blog/faqs-synthetic-rattan-furniture/
You can also see our reclining range: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/reclining-garden-furniture
Or alternatively our reclining chair range: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/reclining-garden-chairs
Winawood Furniture – Traditionally styled with man made qualities
Winawood is the recent upgrade from Innovators International, providing a man made product that looks and feels like real wood. It takes away one of the main negative effects of wooden furniture which was the maintenance (teak oil, cover required, etc), providing a range of colours and styles to suit the more traditional garden designer. You can shop our full range of Winawood here: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/benches-winawood-all-weather
The most popular style of furniture from Winawood is the garden bench range: https://www.gardencentreshopping.co.uk/garden-benches
The final option is obviously to come in store and try the garden furniture out for yourself, which could be a lot closer than you think! You can check this Google Maps link to get directions to Sapcote Garden Centre here: https://maps.google.co.uk/maps?oe=utf-8&gws_rd=cr&um=1&ie=UTF-8&fb=1&gl=uk&geocode=KbPVaeZEW3dIMayhW8tq3Vp4&daddr=Hinckley+Rd,+Sapcote,+Leicester+LE9+4LG