Are you planning on buying new patio furniture for the summer entertaining season? If you want to buy outdoor furniture that looks great and lasts, consider getting a matching set made from cast aluminum. If you don’t mind a long-lasting material that requires a bit more maintenance, consider teak outdoor furniture. Go here for more tips on what to buy (and the price you should pay).
But before you buy a set of furniture you may want to consider creating a design plan for your patio. By starting with the furniture and then accessorizing with pillows, outdoor rugs and blankets, you can create a cohesive look that feels as warm and as cozy as your living room.