Use these tips to find the perfect outdoor cushions for every chair and bench on your patio . Measure Your Furniture for New Cushions . Select the Right Cushions for Your Chairs . Pick Cushions Made of Outdoor Materials. Choose the Best Color and Pattern for Your Furniture . Accessorize With Your Cushions .
Sunbrella is the best (and most expensive) because they are fade resistant, 100% waterproof, mold & mildew resistant, and chlorine safe.
One of the keys to the cost is in the fact that they are products for use outdoors – in the often harsh Australian climate. We can’t simply ‘slip, slap, slop’ to protect them from the strength of the high summer sun! Equally, in many parts of the country, winter can be harsh in different ways.
Shop Outdoor Cushions for Sofas, Settees, & More
|Deep Seat||Dimensions W x D x thickness||Everyday LD8A99|
|Universal chair seat, no ties||24″ x 27″ x 5″||$79|
|Mettowee chair seat, no ties||24½” x 23½” x 5″||$69|
|Mettowee sofa seat, no ties||25″ x 23½” x 5″||$69|
|Universal chair back, w/ties||24½” x 20″ x 3″||$49|
every three years
The average cost to reupholster outdoor cushions is not going to be a set figure. A lot depends on size, materials needed, special features and design of the couch or chair you want to be done. Right now, the average cost ranges between $50 and $500.
In general, cushions of at least 50mm thick will be comfortable enough for a seating pad, 75mm for a bench or window seat, and approximately 100mm for a daybed.
Outdoor fabrics, such as Sunbrella®, are moisture, mildew and fade resistant. Generally, this means if you leave the cushions uncovered during a rainstorm, the rain will bead up and roll off. Should cushions be left out in the rain, as soon as it stops, shake or wipe off excess water and let them air out a bit.
Here are a few ways you can protect your patio furniture. Sun Protection. Rain and Snow Protection. Remove Surface Debris. Use Mild Soap. Dry Thoroughly. Removable Covers and Liners. Cleaning Mould and Mildew. Metal Frames.
High-quality outdoor furniture is easy to maintain. Some people know that purchasing high-quality products might cost more, but they also give you your money’s worth . Furniture made from low-quality materials can be easily damaged in comparison to furniture made from high-quality materials.
When is the best time to buy patio furniture? Patio furniture typically goes on sale from August to October when stores are clearing out their summer items to make room for fall inventory. Generally, the further from summer , the higher the savings on patio furniture.
The final step and key component is the breathable water resistant shell. This will allow you to keep your cushions outside in the rain without the foam getting wet . The exterior fabric can get wet , but not the cushion core itself.
Traditionally the most common size and shape for a cushion was the square, and this is available in sizes from 30cm x 30cm (12inch x 12inch), 40cm x 40cm (16inch x x16 inch), 45cm x 45cm (18inch x 18inch) and 60cm x 60cm (24inch x 24inch).
How to Measure Your Sofa Step 1: Dimensions. Back Height: Measure the back height of your sofa from bottom to top. Seat Depth: Measure the depth of your sofa from front to back. Step 2: Thickness. Decide the cushion thickness you would like. Sofa cushions are available 4-8 inches thick (in 1-inch increments).