Garden Furniture Ideas

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When Are Garden Furniture Sales?

You can find garden furniture sales throughout the year. Learn more about shopping for outdoor furniture and discover when you can find great deals.

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When to Buy Garden Furniture

Garden furniture is available all year round, but for best deals, you have to shop during specific times. Here’s what you need to know.

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8 Ways to Stop Rabbits from Chewing on Garden Furniture

Are your bunnies chewing on everything in sight? Don’t accept your furniture’s doomed fate! Learn how to stop bunnies from chewing on garden furniture.

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Can Plastic Garden Furniture Be Recycled?

Your plastic garden furniture doesn’t have to end up in landfills. Here are all the ways by which you can recycle your plastic garden furniture.

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Is Resin Garden Furniture Worth It? Buying Guide

Learn about the benefits of resin garden furniture, when to opt for it, and some useful tips on buying before you visit your nearest furniture store. 

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Where to Put a Trellis? 15 Ideas to Use a Trellis in Your Garden

Thinking about installing a trellis in your garden? There are many potential locations for it. Mounted on a wall, in or at the back of a planter, behind a sitting area as a privacy fence, in your vegetable garden as a support for plants—you can always find room for a trellis in your garden. That […]

Garden Furniture Ideas for a Small Patio
Best Patio Furniture for Small Gardens 2023: ideas for all budgets

If you have a small patio, you’ll want to maximise the space. Here are some ideas to add functional furniture without compromising on style.

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Can You Put Garden Furniture on Grass? (What to Put Under)

Need to improvise an outdoor sitting space? Garden furniture shouldn’t sit directly on grass but there are a few exceptions. Here’s how to save your grass.

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Can You Leave Garden Furniture Cushions Outside? It Depends

There are garden furniture cushions marketed as water-repellent and mould-resistant. But does this mean you can always leave them outside? Find out which garden cushions can be left outside and for how long.

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18 Garden Gazebo Ideas for an Outdoor Shelter from the Sun

Building a gazebo is one of the easiest ways to improve your garden, creating an attractive focal point and somewhere comfortable to hang out.

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22 Wendy House Ideas for Kids Garden Playhouse Design

Take a look at some of the most beautiful garden playhouse ideas, from simple-but-stylish sheds to elaborate multi-storey designs.

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14 Garden Fence Ideas for Pretty and Practical Fencing

The biggest mistake you can make when it comes to garden fencing is believing that it’s only there to separate your garden from other gardens.

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26 DIY Pallet Garden Ideas of Things to Make With Pallets

There’s a growing trend for unique, handmade furniture – often the result of DIY projects. What’s the best material for these rough-and-ready builds? Well, more often than not, it’s the humble pallet.

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14 Garden Tool Storage Ideas: Keeping Your Shed Ship-Shape

Let’s be real – the average UK home doesn’t come with an abundance of space you can dedicate to tool storage.

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40 Garden Shed Ideas for Pretty to Practical Outdoor Buildings

Whether you’re a gardener who needs storage space, an artist who needs a potting shed, or just a guy who needs a man cave – we’ve got garden shed ideas for everyone.

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23 Garden Swing Ideas: Hanging Chairs, Seats, Beds & Benches

Is there any better way to relax at the end of a long day than to curl up in a swinging chair, or lay back in a hammock? Let me answer that for you – no, there isn’t.

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14 Stunning Garden Water Feature Ideas: Finding a Fountain for Your Home

Even the smallest water feature can have a big impact on your garden, balcony or patio, tying your design together and making it an all-round more peaceful place to be.

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15 Backyard Sunbathing Ideas to Tan Privately in the Garden

One of the charms of a British summer is that it may only last a fortnight. If you’re keen to soak up some sun, having a dedicated garden sunbathing spot is going to be a critical part of your plan.

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Bin Storage Ideas: How to Hide Your Wheelie Bins and Conceal Your Compost

No matter how many bins you’re juggling, we’ve got garden bin storage ideas to help you out. Whether you want to hide bins, camouflage bins or just make them prettier – you’re covered.

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13 Outdoor Toy Storage Ideas for Any Garden Style

Having a garden for your children to play in is wonderful, but it can be tricky to remember that when you look out over your lawn and see toys strewn everywhere. Whether your priority is style, fun or simplicity, we’ve scouted a whole bunch of ways you can approach garden toy storage.

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33 Creative Garden Lighting Ideas to Illuminate Your Home

Good garden lighting is essential, both for creating an inviting outdoor ambience and also for being able to see, well, anything.

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15 Garden Hot Tub Ideas for a Small Garden Outdoor Spa

The average person doesn’t have the space, budget or weather for a pool in the UK. Hot tubs offer the same relaxing soak at the end of the week, but need much less effort to install and run.

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22 Garden Furniture Ideas For a Trendy Outdoor Area

The right garden furniture can completely transform a bland back garden into a comfortable, beautiful relaxation area.