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.
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|
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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.
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.
While other outdoor cushions are filled with blown polyester that flattens and shifts, our Deluxe cushions are crafted with three layers of comfort: a foam inner core sandwiched between two layers of resilient polyester that provide exceptional comfort without sagging.
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.
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).
Measure at the front edge of the seat frame, between the arms, and at the rear (where it meets the back). Use the widest of these three measurements as the width. Depth : Measure from the front edge of the seat to the rear, where it meets the chair back. Make sure to take this measurement in the center of the seat.
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).
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.
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.
Mold can often grow on patio cushions as well as the underside of umbrellas. Mold can cause health effects such as breathing problems, migraines, allergic reactions, and inflammation of the joints. It often grows on food whereas mildew is drawn to moisture such as the bathroom or in this case, damp patio cushions .