Whether your patio furniture is made of metal, aluminum, plastic, or wood, it’s going to need a scrub to get it ready for the summer season.  And those cushions?  Yep, even if you stored them indoors, it’s a good idea to give them a nice wash before putting them to use.  The elements can be hard on your patio furniture, but regular cleaning can help to protect it and keep it looking like new.  So how should you clean your outdoor furniture?  Click ‘Next’ to find out.

1. If you have metal outdoor furniture

Mix a little dishwashing detergent in a bucket of warm water, grab a sponge, and scrub the surface of your metal patio set.  Rinse with water and allow furniture to dry completely.7