During confinement, those of us who could enjoy an outdoor space in our home felt very lucky. Even the very small balconies they became little treasures. And is that with folding furniture These can become an extension of the house.
The balconies of the houses They are usually small but that is not an impediment to take advantage of them. Can you imagine yourself in this having coffee in the morning during the summer? Sitting in the evening reading? Enjoying dinner with your partner? You can make it happen by placing a few pieces of furniture.
Folding furniture is a great alternative to decorate very small balconies. These are not only, generally, light, but also allow us reconfigure space easily when necessary. Folded they take up very little space, which will allow you to use the space in another way. But these are not the only advantages of this type of furniture as you can discover below.
- They are light furniture; they weigh little and visually take up little space.
- Can be folded and collected easily when we need to use the space in another way or simply prepare it for winter.
- They are relatively inexpensive.
What folding furniture is essential on a balcony? The needs of each person or each family are different, but there are two pieces of furniture that rarely get in the way of a balcony as they make it a more functional place. We speak of course about tables and chairs.
A round folding table it is an always welcome addition. And… what sense would it make to put a table without at least two chairs around it? A set of this type will allow you to carry out numerous activities abroad: have a coffee, eat, read, work ... and do it with someone else.
Do you have very little space? Bet on a semicircular table that you can attach to the railing or the wall and replace the chairs with a bench on the side of the balcony. You probably won't fit two chairs but a bench that can accommodate two people. Can you place a rectangular table? If the space on your balcony allows it and being able to eat and dine outside is a priority for you, don't hesitate!
Bet on a table and chairs made of materials suitable for outdoor spaces. Materials that support well Inclement weather such as steel, synthetic fibers or tropical woods such as teak.
Combine them with ...
Un workbench or exempt with storage they are never too much on a balcony. On the benches you can seat more people than you could in chairs that occupy the same space as this one. If you attach it to the wall and put some mats you can also relax at any time of the day.
Is your priority to have a place to lie down and relax? Then maybe you prefer to put a sofa and forget about the table and chairs if you do not have room for tofo. Go for a corner sofa and complete the set with a folding coffee table. It will serve you to have a coffee or serve a light snack dinner.
Do you want to make the space more welcoming? If you don't like the floor of your balcony or it is in poor condition, why not incorporate a patterned platform? They are very easy to place; just a few simple clicks. And if your balcony is very small, the cost will not skyrocket. They are priced between € 16 and € 23 per square meter. Also textiles will help you with warmth.
And do not forget to incorporate some plants. These bring freshness and color to the balcony. And, it depends on which plants you choose and where you place them, they can even provide you with greater privacy. Bet on low-maintenance specimens that can stay out all year long and that don't have a large wingspan so that they don't steal too much space.
Decorating very small balconies with folding furniture is very simple and inexpensive. Take a look at some and prepare your balcony before spring arrives to start taking advantage of it as soon as possible.