When purchasing patio furniture, you need to give some thought to the setting in which it will live. Obviously the size of your outdoor space is important, but you should also consider its orientation to any view you might have on your property or balcony. Finally, exposure to sun, wind and moisture. You will also want to think about how often you use your patio or deck, and for what purpose. Are you just reading and relaxing, or dining and entertaining?
If you often invite friends and family for dinner, you will need a substantial dining set. But, if you see your patio as more of a quiet retreat, deep-seating sets and ottomans, or adjustable trays as an end table might be a better choice. This should not be so difficult to do because there are a lot to choose from.
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