Azura Lavallee Outdoor Storage & Cabinet May 18th, 2018 - 23:09:15
Aluminum is not the ideal material for outdoor storage boxes as it doesnt stand up to the elements well. It is prone to rust and corrosion and can even cause corrosion in other metal objects stored inside it. There are some designs that incorporate aluminum within other less corrosive materials such as bamboo or rattan but metal objects like garden tools can still rust if stored within one of these aluminum lined boxes. The bottom line when it comes to outdoor storage is that you need to find something that you can work with and that will last for as long as possible.
Because Rubbermaids products are made from an all-weather resin you do not have to be concerned with splintering on any of the areas you would be sitting or handling. You can leave these benches out in the sun rain and wind all year for many many years without being concerned about fading or rot. The colors are neutral and fit well with multiple styles of patio decor. Medium to Large Outdoor Storage.
They are also lightweight which makes them easy to move no matter their size as well as inexpensive. Unfortunately they also tend to fade when exposed to the sun over a length of time. Fiberglass can also become unstable when enduring rapid temperature shifts which can lead to cracking and splitting. One of the more attractive options for outdoor storage boxes is wood. Wood boxes are generally treated to withstand the elements and may cost a little more but are usually the most appealing option from a design standpoint.
With maximum usable interior space Q-models are best suited for grain and livestock storage as backyard workshops for boat and automobile storage as airplane hangars and more. S-models are perfect for warehouses distribution centers storage sheds and more. For a backyard garage or workshop a single or multiple car garage equipment shelter and more P-model is the right choice.