Tips for Bench Cushions

The following three sections describe how to measure, create and improve your patio bench cushions. Read on to learn more. Section 1: Measuring a Bench Cushion A measuring tape of yard stick will help greatly in the following steps. Begin by taking measurements of the length and width of your […]

Hammock Chair Styles and Mounting Methods

Perhaps the most comfortable outdoor chair is known as the hammock chair. It hangs from virtually any solid structure and suspends the body in the air. Learn how to hang one yourself as well as what different styles are available. Hanging Method 1: Freestyle Your typical hammock chair has a […]

Care for Wooden Benches

Chipped and cracking wooden benches are no fun to look at, much less sit on. With some simple cleaning and restoration techniques you can learn how to keep a wooden bench in good shape, as well as repair it if necessary. Maintaining Wooden Benches Wooden benches suffer from weather damage […]

Care for Patio Furniture Cushions

If a patio cushion is in good repair, it can be cleaned using a simple cleaning mixture. When a cushion gets so worn that it can no longer be used, it helps to take measurements of the patio furniture to ensure that the new cushions will fit properly. Learn more […]

How to Repaint/Refinish Old Wicker Chairs

Wicker chairs can be difficult, if not impossible to repair once the strands start to crack. When regular wear-and-tear is sighted, owners should act quickly to preserve the chair. This can be done with the re-application of paint, liquid protector or a combination of both. Read on to learn how. […]