Choosing cushions for wicker furniture
Written by Wicker Paradise
The right combination of color, size and pattern of the cushions will make all the difference for patio furniture. Furniture stores will have a wide variety of types and sizes to choose from. Here are a few tips for choosing new or replacement patio cushions:
There is a wide variety of materials and fabric to choose from for patio furniture replacement cushions. The real difference between patio furniture cushions the regular is the fabric. These need to be mildew and damp resistance due to the exposure to the elements.
Getting the size right is important. Use paper or plain fabric to cut sizes and experiment with the possible sizes. When it comes to replacement cushions, use the previous size unless a change is required. Generally, the length and width of the surface area are sufficient to gauge a good size.
Look for low-maintenance options. Most cushions will be fine with a regular washing with detergent and water. During times of heavy rain, cover the chairs and cushions or put them in storage until the rainy season ends.
There are some extra features like reversible cushion covers, hidden zippers or Velcro that could also be considered. These are mostly cosmetic improvements, though the reversible cover will provide an alternate color/pattern.
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