Garden cupboard – a must for every modern outdoor area
Looking for something new for your outdoor area, which helps with tidying up there and housing all the small items? Should it be something like a garden cupboard?
The term has been very popular for several years. That has its good reasons.
Because it helps a lot in the organization in your garden or on the terrace. Everything looks tidier, more beautiful. Furthermore, it is very well protected. You are well aware that the quality also has to be very high, so that your garden cabinet can withstand the weather outside and still remain in top form.
Furniture from the interior, which can also serve as an outer wardrobe
In fact, in many cases you can use simple pieces of furniture from the interior outside. At least for a while, that can be good too. For this purpose, however, the corresponding pieces of furniture would have to be made of PVC. Other materials that can withstand the outside weather conditions are definitely an option. Sometimes this is especially worthwhile if you are looking for a second life for such pieces of furniture. Then it does not matter so much when they are consumed after a year or two. That would be the case anyway. Certain types of paint and other surfaces could extend the life of such furniture.
DIY garden cabinet made of wooden boxes
The garden cupboard and security
In recent years, this topic has gained greater popularity. Especially in windy areas and when the garden has been combined with a patio area, there is a risk of injury. Be wide awake at the first signs of bad weather. There are many different ways to attach and tie the garden cabinet. If necessary, get advice from a specialist.
Special niche for the garden cupboard
Many of the dangers described above can be avoided if the garden cabinet is inserted in a special, purpose built or existing niche. Actually, you could put much more in such a niche than the garden cabinet. You can also design a washing or cooking area outside. This represents a unique opportunity for additional usable space.
Rough natural wood
Fight the moisture in the garden cabinet
Now let’s conclude the topic with this very important aspect. Whenever a piece of furniture of this kind is outside it is exposed to moisture. The moisture that collects also causes many other consequences, such as mildew. So you have to choose materials that work against it. If you have chosen a niche for your garden cabinet, then you should also choose the appropriate insulation. It should be one that allows the room and the furniture in this really free “breathe”. It is definitely worth investing in, especially if you want to keep the various pieces of furniture in the winter time.
Mirror at the garden cupboard
Yes, it is also fine! You can also spice up the outdoor area with a mirror. Secure it so that there are no accidents in the storm. In addition, it must be particularly resistant to moisture.
Space for the most important garden utensils
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