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 .
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|
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.
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Sunbrella Fabric has been hailed as the best in outdoor cushion fabrics . Highly durable, water-resistant, and fade-resistant, Sunbrella fabrics are so well engineered that you need to see it to believe it. Sunbrella fabrics are easy to wash, extremely low maintenance, and mold/mildew resistant.
How to Waterproof Patio Furniture Seat Cushions Clean all cushions if they are soiled. Let dry thoroughly. Place the chair cushions outdoors on a clean, flat surface and spray the front of the cushions . Hold the spray can at 6 to 8 inches from the surface of the cushions and spray with a steady, continuous stroke.
Protect from rain 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. When left untended over a series of downpours, though, they will start to show signs of wear.
Both options can be beneficial for different situations; reupholstering is often a much easier process than buying brand new – it can save you time, hassle, and in many cases, cost – whereas buying new can be a better option if your current suite isn’t of a high quality and you want to change the size or style of sofa.
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.
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.
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).
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).