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Joanna Labbe Outdoor Storage & Cabinet July 11th, 2018 - 00:36:21
Wooden outdoor storage benches may require more upkeep as they get older and their protective finish wears off. Two of the main things to look for in a bench is how durable it will be and if the product is worth the cost. Choosing from the many styles available can be a little tough because odds are you will fall in love with many of them. One way to ensure that the bench you choose is ideal is to make sure that it has plenty of storage capacity and that was manufactured by a popular brand. Most benches are rugged enough to handle the elements and offer many years of use making them a wise investment and a pleasure to own.
The type of outdoor storage boxes you choose will depend on what you need to store and what the climate is like where you live. Outdoor boxes will generally have to withstand lengthy exposure to the sun as well as other elements like rain wind and even snow. Waterproofing is a major concern as you dont want either the box or its contents to be ruined by water damage. Generally plastic and fiberglass offer the best waterproofing allowing them to withstand even the most extreme elements.
Vinyl outdoor storage sheds tend to be reasonably priced and maintenance free. They dont dent rust or mildew and many types of vinyl outdoor storage sheds never need to be painted or water proofed either. While all these outdoor storage sheds are wonderful options you need to consider the climate of the area you live in before choosing one for your home. Some sheds might hold up in windy climates better than others and some might hold up well under heavy snowfall accumulation.
While exposure to sunlight can bleach wood some people actually like that look so it isnt a huge issue but durability can be. Despite careful waterproofing wood remains highly porous and can still be damaged by water over time. Another option for outdoor storage is aluminum or wrought iron. Wrought iron is most often used in the garden and can be quite decorative. It is extremely durable able to endure rain snow or sun but it is also extremely heavy making it very difficult to move.