On sunny summer days we try to spend more time outdoors. Balcony, terrace and patio, furnished with comfortable upholstered furniture, become a second living room, covered by grass and flowers. Outdoor patio rugs will help to create comfort in this “room.” They can make terrace or balcony more lively with bright colors, as well as to emphasize the color scheme. The variety of outdoor patio rugs today is huge. All of them are made of synthetic materials and come in different colors and various styles and designs, and even more, they are very similar to the natural soft carpets.
The presence of outdoor patio rugs on the terrace will designate an area for rest. At the same time, becoming a highlight of the garden, outdoor patio rugs help to focus on your plants or works of art. When you are choosing an outdoor patio rug, you would find a sign that says, that the rag is suitable for both indoor and for outdoor usage. If you have chosen that type of rag for your terrace, you have to provide it with adequate care and in case of prolonged bad weather, you should store it in a room. If your outdoor patio rugs will be outdoors, unprotected by shelter, it will serve you no more than two seasons.
When choosing outdoor patio rugs follow the style and the overall color scheme of the place where it will be located. Outdoor patio rugs should not only be appropriate, but also harmoniously fit into the design of the surrounding space. The indisputable advantage of using outdoor patio rugs is that your feet will always be in warm. What is a better way to start morning than to go barefoot on the terrace, walking not on a cold floor, but on a soft rug?
Choose an outdoor patio rugs made of material with UV protection for terraces, which has good resistance to mildew and stains. Moreover, it must be made of fibers that have a high elasticity and durability to abrasion. Some outdoor patio rugs are made of polypropylene or polyester, which can withstand even heavy rainfall.
To clean the outdoor patio rugs, use a normal brush, which will sweep away the dirt that has accumulated during the day. Most synthetic outdoor patio rugs are cleaned with a brush dipped in soapy water, and poured water from a garden hose. In order to dry outdoor patio rugs it is better to put them to sun, turning occasionally, so that they can dry well from both sides.