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5 Things to Consider When Choosing the Balcony Furniture for a Block of Apartments

Balconies are a great feature of many apartment buildings, providing residents with a space to relax and enjoy the outdoors. However, choosing the right furniture for these outdoor spaces can be a challenge. In this guide, we'll provide some tips and considerations to help you make the best decision for your building.

Dining table and chairs on a balcony with a view of the sea
Nardi Outdoor Dining Table and Chairs

There are a few key factors to consider when choosing balcony furniture for a block of apartments:

  1. Space: Measure the size of the balcony to determine how much furniture it can accommodate. You'll want to choose pieces that fit comfortably within the available space without feeling crowded or cluttered.

  2. Durability: Balcony furniture is exposed to the elements, so it's important to choose pieces that can withstand wind, rain, and sun. Look for materials that are weather-resistant, such as plastic and aluminium. Nowadays, it is possible to source high performance pieces that are made from fully recycled plastic. Contact Ardagh Agencies for more information on this.

  3. Comfort: Consider the needs of the residents who will be using the balcony furniture. Make sure the pieces are comfortable and offer good support, especially if they'll be used for long periods of time.

  4. Style: Choose furniture that complements the style of the building and the surrounding neighbourhood. You'll also want to consider the preferences of the residents, as they will be the ones using the furniture on a regular basis.

  5. Maintenance: Consider how much maintenance the furniture will require. Pieces made of materials that require regular maintenance, such as wood, may not be the best choice for a block of apartments.

In general, it's a good idea to choose a mix of seating, tables, and other accessories to create a comfortable and functional outdoor space. You may also want to consider including some plants or other decorative elements to add some colour and interest to the balcony.

We hope this guide has been helpful in your search for the perfect balcony furniture for your block of apartments. Remember to consider the space, durability, comfort, style, and maintenance needs of the furniture when making your decision. With the right pieces, you can create a welcoming and functional outdoor space that residents will love. Thanks for reading!

For a wide range of balcony, garden and other outdoor furniture, get in touch with Ardagh Agencies today.


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