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Backyard Space Buying Guide


What to Consider Before Buying Anything for Your Outdoor Space

If your backyard space is an extension of your home, offering endless possibilities for relaxation, entertainment, and outdoor activities, you are in the right place. Whether you have acres of land or a compact patch of grass, Keter products can help you transform your backyard into a place of beauty and functionality. In this buying guide, we will explore a wide range of Keter products designed to meet various needs, from pool parties to herb gardens. Discover how you can create a dreamy outdoor oasis that reflects your unique style and caters to your lifestyle.

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Before diving into the array of Keter products available, there are several essential factors to consider when outfitting your outdoor space.

Take your space size and layout into consideration:

The first step in making your backyard a haven is to understand its size and layout. Measure the available space and take note of any obstacles or features that may impact your choices. This will help you determine what products can fit comfortably in your backyard and how to arrange them effectively.

Think about what you’ll be doing in your yard:

Consider how you intend to use your outdoor space. Will you host large gatherings and parties, enjoy quiet moments alone, or indulge in gardening? Understanding your intended activities will help you select the right Keter products to suit your needs.

Find your Aesthetic:

Outdoor spaces are an extension of your home's design and style. Whether you prefer a modern, rustic, or tropical aesthetic, Keter offers products that complement various styles. Find the ones that resonate with your taste and create a cohesive look in your backyard.

Consider the Materials and Upkeep

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When investing in outdoor furniture and storage solutions, it's crucial to choose materials that can withstand the elements and require minimal upkeep. Here are some materials commonly used for outdoor products, along with their pros and cons:

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Wood: Wooden furniture has a timeless appeal and can add a touch of elegance to any outdoor space. However, it requires regular maintenance, as exposure to weather can lead to rotting and decay. If you opt for wood, be prepared to apply sealant and perform periodic maintenance to ensure its longevity.

Metal: Metal furniture is durable and sturdy, making it an excellent choice for outdoor spaces. However, if not properly treated and stored, metal can rust over time. To prevent rust, consider opting for powder-coated or weather-resistant metal furniture and remember to store it indoors during harsh weather conditions.

Resin: Resin is the best outdoor furniture material as it won't rot, rust, or peel, making it ideal for withstanding the elements. Keter's high-quality resin products have a beautiful wood-like appearance, offering the best of both worlds. Resin furniture requires little to no maintenance, making it a practical and attractive choice for your outdoor oasis.

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Consider the Cost:

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When investing in outdoor furniture and storage solutions, When investing in outdoor furniture and storage solutions, the upfront cost, long-term value, and durability of the products need to be considered. Resin outdoor furniture and storage solutions from Keter offer a cost-effective choice that pays dividends over time.

Resin is a highly durable material that stands up to even the harshest weather conditions without succumbing to damage or deterioration. Unlike wood, which may require frequent maintenance and replacement due to rotting or peeling, resin remains unaffected by rain, snow, or intense sunlight. This resilience ensures that your Keter products stay looking new for years to come, reducing the need for constant replacements and repairs.

Moreover, the low-maintenance nature of resin outdoor furniture and storage solutions saves both time and money. With minimal upkeep required, you can spend more time enjoying your outdoor oasis and less time on maintenance chores. No need to worry about staining, painting, or sealing – simply wipe down the surfaces, and your Keter pieces will retain their pristine appearance.

In the long run, the cost-effectiveness of resin becomes evident as you avoid frequent replacements and maintenance expenses. By investing in high-quality Keter products made from durable resin, you can create a beautiful as well as functional outdoor space that doesn't break the bank because it lasts.

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Consider Your Yard’s Needs

Now that you have an understanding of what to consider when designing your outdoor space and choosing materials let's explore the specific Keter products that cater to different yard needs:

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Sheds

Keter offers a range of sheds in various sizes, including small, medium, and large options. These sheds are made from durable resin, ensuring they are low maintenance, weather-resistant, and won't rot, rust, or peel. The versatility of Keter sheds is unparalleled, as they can serve multiple purposes such as storage for tools and equipment, a workshop for DIY projects, she shed for relaxation, an office space to work from home in nature, a playhouse for children, or even a chicken coop for those with a green thumb and love for fresh eggs.

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Outdoor Deck Boxes

Outdoor deck boxes from Keter come in different sizes and offer ample storage space for various items. Made of weather-resistant resin, these boxes ensure your belongings remain safe and dry throughout the year. Their uses are limitless, from storing pool equipment, gardening tools, and barbecue essentials to organizing sports equipment or children's toys. Moreover, some Keter deck boxes can also double as additional seating, providing functional and stylish seating options for your outdoor gatherings.

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Gardening Solutions

For those with a green thumb and a passion for gardening, Keter offers raised garden beds. These sturdy resin constructions provide an ideal environment for growing plants while minimizing the strain on your back during gardening activities. The drainage systems in these beds ensure proper water management, and the eco-friendly design aligns with sustainable practices. Whether you have a small patio or a vast yard, Keter offers gardening solutions suitable for various spaces.

Your outdoor space has the potential to be a haven for relaxation, entertainment, and self-expression. With Keter's wide range of products, you can easily create a dreamy outdoor oasis that reflects your unique style and caters to your lifestyle. Remember to consider the layout and size of your space, the intended activities, and your aesthetic preferences when choosing the perfect Keter products. Whether you're looking for sheds, outdoor deck boxes, or gardening solutions, Keter has you covered with their durable, weather-resistant, and low-maintenance resin constructions. 

Now, go ahead and transform your backyard into a place of beauty and functionality, where you can make many memories with family and friends.

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