Amazing Outdoor Furniture Materials – We are all familiar with the traditional materials that have been used in conservatory and outdoor furniture. But, what you may not be aware of is the role these sturdy treasures played before they became sun loungers and swings. The list of former uses is impressive, and spans great intervals of time.
The lightweight and sturdy wicker harkens back to ancient Egypt where it was a furniture staple. Then there is the weather resistant teak that has been effectively used as columns and beams in homes throughout the East for centuries. And, last but not least is cane. Due to its great strength it has a history of being the foundation for tools, weapons and even rooftops.
Now, when you sink down onto your garden chairs, think of the tremendous ability of the materials that support your weight. A story eclipses that seats construction, and it is a lengthy one.