Rattan or Wicker?

A common misconception is that rattan and wicker are one in the same, when in fact this isn’t true What Is The Difference Between Rattan And Wicker Furniture? Wicker is a term used to describe making products using plant based materials such as cane, reed or bamboo. A technique first used by the Ancient Egyptians, it’s commonly used for garden and indoor furniture/accessories due to its attractive appearance, as well as its strength and durability. If you’re looking for wicker furniture it is well worth taking your time inspecting the... Read More


Protecting your Rattan Furniture

Can I put Rattan Furniture Outside? PE Rattan is weatherproof and perfectly suited for being outside. This is due to rattan being shower-resistant, and also offering UV resistance against sun damage. Combine this with the fact that most rattan furniture sets come with powder-coated aluminium framework, which offers protection against rust. This results in a very durable and hardy product suitable for all year round outdoor use. Sets such as these include the Rowlinson Prestbury range as well as the top 5 Grey Rattan sets we outlined in a previous... Read More


What is the cheapest way to landscape a backyard?

Looking for a fresh new look for your Garden? A guide to creating your perfect outdoor space. We look at three different examples on how you could roll out the changes to your garden on different budgets. Contemporary, But On A Budget Bringing this contemporary look to your garden can be done on a more limited budget. The paving kit seen in the centre of the image is the Kelkay Minster Octagon kit in the Graphite colour option. The grey tones give modern vibes to your garden space. The product... Read More


Choosing a Storage Box

With over 100 storage boxes available on our site, it is important to choose the right one for your needs. Your choice may go down to price, design, size, complementing an existing range of garden furniture, maintenance, or even if the box is waterproof. We’ve compiled our top picks to suit these requirements Monaco Storage Box Specially designed for LG Outdoor’s Monaco collection, this storage box comes in two colours. Generous in size, the colour choices are grey or brown meaning it may not be too far away in tone... Read More


Products Spotlight: Rowlinson Prestbury

At GardenStreet, we are always excited when a new collection of products hits the shelves and is introduced to the market.  This is as our customers can see the result of years of thorough planning, research & product development in developing a high quality product. Our care and attention to detail is showcased in the sets, that we are sure our customers will love when they see them. For 2020, a new range of rattan furniture has arrived into stock by Rowlinson. The Prestbury collection features outdoor dining sets, recliner... Read More


Our Top 5 Grey Rattan Furniture Picks

Choosing the right garden furniture can be a nightmare. From picking the right material, to finding the right style set. At GardenStreet, we have years of experience in helping people find the right garden furniture for them and to suit their needs. Here are our top 5 picks for Spring 2020, to use as inspiration for when purchasing your next set. 1. Something a Little Different Enjoy teppanyaki cooking without leaving your seat, with the Maze Rattan Oxford Firepit Set. The gas firepit in the centre of the table can... Read More