There are many reasons why you may be in the market for a new patio furniture chairs. Maybe you bought a new house, built a new patio or are purchasing the outdoor furniture chairs for a restaurant, country club or resort. When this task is put in front of many people they get excited because they think they get to go shopping. This is partly true. It is true that you will get to go shopping however you will need to do some homework before you go. This will insure that you purchase the patio furniture chairs that you need.

As you are doing your homework to find the best patio furniture chairs to fit your needs, here are some of the decisions that you will need to make before you make your purchase.

1. Materials

Although patio furniture chairs are made of many different materials, the most common materials that are used are iron, wood and plastic. The different materials are used to achieve different looks. Obviuosly, all three materials have different weights. These products also will need to be cared for differently and will take various amounts of time to do that.

2. Durability

Durability is a great question for you to answer before going to purchase your new patio furniture chairs. If you are at a resort or country club, you may need to move the patio furniture chairs often to set-up for different functions. In addition, in theory more people will be using the outdoor furniture than if it was purchased for a home. If the purchase is for your home, the issue of durability also may be very important to you. You may not have the budget to turn around and purchase new patio furniture every couple of years. If you purchase an iron product, it will last you a long time and you can still change the look of it by simply replacing the cushions on the patio chairs.

You will also need to take into consideration what part of the country that you are in and think about the hot and cold temperatures, rainfall and humidity.

3. The Look

The look is also considered the design. This can be highly influenced by the material that the patio furniture that you already have in place are made. Obviously, the wood will give you a different look than iron or PVC pipe. Breaking it down even farther, you can have different looks depending on the wood that you use. Iron can also have different finishes to give it different looks. It will be important to take the current furniture that you are using before deciding on your new purchase. Of course, this is not important if you are starting from scratch and buying everything brand new,

Buying new patio furniture chairs can be fun as long as you have already done your homework. With all of the available materials available to the manufacturers, the options are endless and you can use your imagination to create your perfect patio furniture chairs and a great living space in your home or the proper presentation at your resort or country club.