Teakwood outdoor garden furniture is made from a tropical hardwood species of tree known as Tectona Grandis. The wood is native to south and southeast Asia, mainly India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Burma. It has also been brought to and is cultivated in parts of Africa and the Caribbean.
Most companies that build teak outdoor garden furniture purchase their teakwood from farming companies that practice environmental harvesting. The cut trees are replaced by newly planted trees. If all goes as planned, teak trees will be growing for generations to come.
Teakwood has a beautiful golden hue and a natural resistance to the elements. Teak wood is the perfect material to be used in the making of teak outdoor furniture. Teak is known for its durability and strength, and its timeless beauty even after being exposed to the weather for many years. After being exposured to enough rain and sun, the wood will turn a lovely silver-gray color. Teak outdoor garden furniture doesn’t require additional oils be added to the finish of the wood. Minimal care and maintenance is involved to aid the wood in retaining its natural beauty for many, many years.
Teakwood furniture is built to be sturdy and durable. It is often available in the same styles as other outdoor wooden furniture lines. The conversation sets are cushioned for comfort and the colors will be an asset to any garden’s decor. The dining sets are equally as elegant as any furniture you might find. You can choose from a round table style of dining table or a rectangle style of dining table. You will also have the option of choosing chairs with or without arms. The styles of teak outdoor garden furniture available to choose from vary from manufacturer to manufacturer. Teak outdoor furniture is extremely lightweight so it can be easily rearranged to accommodate any additional seating needed for a special occasion. Bench seating is also available, ranging from straight-line bench seats to tree base bench seating. Intimate porch swings are available as well as single chairs, small tables and more.If an outdoor bar is something you wish to incorporate into your outdoor patio setting, you will want to look at teak bar chairs or stools.
Cushions are available in a range of colors to choose from for your furniture if it does not already come with them. The cushions will add color and comfort to your patio. Outdoor teak furniture can be a large investment, but due to the durability of teak wood, it will likely be a part of your home for many years to come.