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Synthetic Outdoor Wicker Furniture-Everything You Need to Know

What is synthetic outdoor wicker? Synthetic outdoor wicker is a fiber made from resins and extruded to resemble natural fibers and materials. It is built to be completely weather and solar resistant so the outdoor furniture lasts longer and looks the same as when new. Additionally, synthetic wicker has a natural ability to shed dirt... Read More

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How to clean Teak

Teak is a durable wood that can be used for both indoor and outdoor furniture. With outdoor teak furniture, maintenance should be regular to keep it clean and to stop it from turning grey. (if this is your desire) We recommend cleaning the teak when it is dirty which, depending on lifestyle and usage can... Read More

What does Grade-A Teak Mean?

What does “Grade-A” mean when it comes to teak wood quality? Grade-A Teak is the finest quality teak wood available from a given piece of timber. It represents the best looking, densest quality wood of the tectona grandis tree and has the best attributes of all teak wood when it comes to outdoor furniture. When... Read More

What’s all the Buzz about with Design Warehouse?

Why is everyone talking about Design Warehouse? You may already know of this outdoor furniture company with the daring rust colored finish on its exterior; the saw-tooth roof -lined  building, which has been an admired piece of architecture by many since the 1920’s or so. It is located on the corner of St. Georges Bay... Read More

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