Close

Not a member yet? Register now and get started.

lock and key

Sign in to your account.

Account Login

Forgot your password?

Tips on how to select furniture for your garden room

12 Jul Posted in Garden

In the past couple of years, garden rooms have become quite popular in the UK. This is mainly because garden rooms offer a great deal of comfort in the winter time and they ensure visual and aural privacy. They are great additions to any home and the good news is that you can tailor the design to your needs and tastes. Garden room designers may not come cheap, but at least they can provide you piece of mind. The design will be exactly as you want it to be, so you can include any elements you want. The only thing you will have to worry about is furnishing the outdoor rom. To make your home seem more comfy and enjoyable, you should consider the following tips.

Figure out the function of the outdoor space   

Garden rooms can have many uses, so it is necessary to decide on one. You have to determine right away if you want the outdoor space to serve as an eating place for in the summer or as a play centre. To make things easier, consider writing everything down. List absolutely everything that you are planning to do in the cabin. This will be of great help when you are trying to decide on furniture. For instance, if your intention is to watch your favourite football games, then you will probably do not need a big dining table. What you need in this case is a comfy couch and maybe a coffee table.

Decide between traditional and contemporary

You will have two major furniture choices when it comes to decorating the outdoor building: traditional and contemporary. Of course, the design depends largely on the design of the room. If it has a sleek, modern look, you cannot accommodate a Louis XIV style piece. You can opt for popular choices like metal and aluminium or mosaic and marble. Since the building is not an observatory, you can take into consideration comfortable sofas. Not only are they comfy, but they make sense in a room where the levels of light are reduced.

Try before buying

Although a piece of furniture may look comfortable at first glance, it may be the exact opposite. Outdoor furniture has the same purpose as indoor furniture, which means that it has to be attractive and provide comfort. Therefore, you must select furniture with these conditions in mind. To make sure that the furniture will provide you the level of comfort that you need you should try it before actually making a purchase. This means that you should avoid shopping online.

Pay attention to fabrics

There is a wide range of choices available, from bright fabric to floral prints. What is most important is the colour scheme and your tastes of course. As an idea, you should choose neutral colours because colourful fabrics are much harder to maintain. With neutral colours you will actually get the chance to enjoy the beauty of the chamber. Basically the design of the room will do the talking and not the colours. You should have a clean line from beginning to end.

 

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.