The Wood That Every Furniture Craves – Teak

When you purchase teakwood furniture, you are making a wise and economical choice in many ways. First, you are purchasing one of the world’s finest and most durable hardwoods. Secondly, you are also purchasing furniture that’s durability and water-resistance will guarantee that it will last. Teakwood naturally contains oil and silica, making it virtually water-impermeable and a perfect choice for any outdoor garden furniture. You can be assured that teakwood furniture placed in your garden will last a very long time.

Many times when you place wood furniture outdoors you have to worry about water rot, and insects, especially if you live in areas that are prone to termites and wood post beetles. Teak is invulnerable to wood rot, as well as termites and any other wood-eating insects due to its silica content, teak natural repels insect. Teak furniture is perfect for patios, as well as in gardens, placed directly on the soil. Imagine placing a beautiful teak patio table with teak chairs on your lawn near your water garden, or rose garden or even under a large shade tree.

Teakwood is also the most simplest to care for, needing only an annual washing with mild warm soapy water. New teak furniture will develop a beautiful patina of silver gray as it ages. You can leave teak in this natural state or, if you desire, apply sand and then rubbed it with Teak oil to restore the original honey color. Teak does not splinter, so that there is no risk of little ones picking up a splinter and the wood remains smooth to the touch forever. One can easily leave their teak furniture outside year around, hosing it off occasionally to remove the pollen and dust that has been collected.

You can purchase teak furniture in many timeless and classic styles. If you are looking for a dining table and matching chairs, a single garden bench, steamer chairs, chaise lounges, Adirondack chairs, or any of the other form of Teak furniture, you can be assured that whatever you purchase your teak furniture will last.

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