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Cushions are some of the most hard-working amenities in your home. They are designed to give you comfort while actually taking abuse from constant use. Now consider how your patio cushions have all of that to deal with, AND the constant exposure to outside weather. Add some bonus damage points if you have pets, kids, or are a bit of a roughhouser yourself.


If you’re looking to get your outdoor room cushions in great shape again, we’ve got you covered. Check out these tips and see how you can get your al fresco cushions in tip-top condition again.

When we think of having a barbecue, the image of cooking skewered meats on a charcoal grill under the scorching sun often comes to mind. Us Aussies know that throwing a barbie isn’t restricted to the summer season and sunny days though - we can have barbecues all year round - even in winter!

If the idea of a winter BBQ is a little new to you, you’re in for a treat. Nothing lets you enjoy the cool chill of winter like a some grilled sizzling meat, ideally paired with some great wine or even a warm beverage.

Wooden furniture. It’s definitely one of the first things that come to mind when we think of great pieces for our outdoor room or alfresco. While they definitely complement the whole “outdoorsiness” of having a patio, wooden furniture take some care to maintain and keep clean. Here are some tips on getting your wooden alfresco furniture up to snuff:

With the much anticipated return of HBO’s Game of Thrones comes the resurfacing of House Stark’s oft-spoken words:  “Winter Is Coming”. Truer words have never been spoken - both in Westeros and in Western Oz.

With some of the best beaches, mountain ranges, and outdoors, there’s no doubt that Oz got a fairly decent slice of the “Great Outdoors” pie. This coupled with the great warm weather we’ve been blessed with is one of the reasons Aussie homeowners make the most of their homes’ backyards with a great outdoor room or alfresco. It also helps that working on your alfresco gives your property a boost in value, so if you want to maximize all the perks of your great Australian backyard, then you might want to check out these tips: