Outdoor console table is needed by home owners who want to maximize the use of their outdoor space. Well, people sometimes only focus on the choice of furniture of indoor space and forget that outdoor space can be something comfortable and attractive to use for gathering if it is treated well. There are some things to have, to maximize the function of your backyard. Right choice of furniture will affect to the purpose of the backyard you want.
Outdoor console table has various purpose. You can have it as decoration only. Combine it with sofa or chairs, and it can be a great way for decorating your backyard. Just put a vase of flower, or a bowl of colorful fruits and veggies to make your patio and decks beautiful. When you have a party, you can place this table to place photos on it. Well, people may think that this idea is wasting your space, but this is unusual way for decorating your space.
Console table with shelves are great for those who have small patio or decks. You can save everything inside, for instance books or magazines. Console table with shelves is also great when you have a party, shelves will help you to storage napkins, glass, or plates for the party. It is an effective way for saving place when party.
There are some materials that you can choose for outdoor console table. Teak wood is the most popular material for outdoor furniture, since it is famous of its resistance of weather or extreme temperature, but the price is very expensive. Teak has beautiful natural color that can last long with right treatment and maintenance. Another wood that can be used for outdoor is ipe wood that is more resistant to pest, temperature, and also stain. The surface of the ipe wood is softer than teak wood. You do not need to polish the ipe wood, but for another wood try to polish it, to get more resistant color.
Metal is also great for console table. It comes with shelves that can help you to storage everything in. Choose the right metal, such as stainless steel, since metal cannot stand for extreme temperature for long time though its color and durability can last long time. Stone is another choice that people choose. The color of stone is great to be placed outdoor, just like wood, it is more natural and earthy. Stone might be the most durable material for outdoor console table.