Our products are made and distributed by TeakStation and also shipped by TeakStation. We at a TeakStation do not use third party service to ship our orders and offer our best service and quality to our customers. Constructed by hand of sustainably harvested premium grade Indonesian teak. Hard wearing and impervious to sun, rain, frost or snow. Weathers to teak's hallmark silver gray. Assembly: Very little assembly is required. This furniture will be delivered in partially assembled sections. Assembly is quick and simple.