Archive for June 9, 2017
When living outside a big city, it can be hard to decide what to do with your outdoor living space. Some people scrap together a seating arrangement and a grill, others lay down a fire pit, and still others consult outdoor furniture specialists. It’s this last group who is probably onto something.
For the better part of a century, Amish made outdoor furniture has been a staple in rural and suburban settings. The reason is simple: the Amish are indoor and outdoor furniture specialists. They make hand-crafted wood furniture, typically out of hickory, oak, cherry, walnut, and maple woods, which mean they last a long time. For example, a shed — for a garden or backyard — should last at least 15 years and, if properly maintained, can last well beyond 20 years. This is perfect because in a