Are you on the lookout for new furniture for your outdoor spaces? In addition to style, size and budget, the material that the furniture is made with should play a crucial role in your decision-making process. Whether you are seeking the perfect set of furniture for your garden, patio or balcony, or any other outdoor area, it is essential to find furniture that not only complements your aesthetic but also weathers the storm and withstand the elements to provide comfort and joy for a long time to come.

Finding the best material depends on several factors including preference, budget, durability & style. At JYSK they stock a wide range of materials in an abundance of styles.

Hardwood is a timeless classic that is prized for it’s natural beauty. Choose from a wide variety of timbers including teak, eucalyptus, Acacia and Beech. JYSK are proud to share that 100% of their garden furniture timbers are FSC certified. To learn more about their commitment to Forest Stewardship Council click here.

Composite, or engineered wood is a versatile material that’s widely used in out-door décor like patios, decks and fences. Composite offers the natural look and feel of wood while providing enhanced resistance to moisture, weathering and insect damage.

Rattan is a popular choice for lounge furniture, adding a cosy and inviting atmosphere to most outdoor spaces. Rattan is not resistant to moisture and general weathering, however it is lightweight factor means it’s well suited for both conservatories and patios. For style inspiration heck out the Liseleje collection.  

Plastic, is one of the most widely used materials in numerous applications due to its exceptional strength, flexibility and affordability. You’ll find many options of plastic furnishings available now at JYSK, and if you are interested in learning more about the specific type of plastic and which parts the material is used in, check out the product description of each piece of furniture in their online store here.

Many pieces of garden furniture feature frames or supporting structures made from metals such as aluminium and steel, providing strong and resilient structures that ensure long-term stability and durability. When used for both the internal structure and external design, metal-frames garden furniture tends to have a modern, minimalist aesthetic.  

In recent times, fibre cement has become increasingly popular material in garden furniture, especially as table tops for outdoor dining tables, side tables, and lounge tables. Typically made from a blend of cement, cellulose fibres and additives, it offers maintenance-free durability alongside a sleek, minimalist design. Explore JYSK’s selection of garden furniture made with fibre cement.

At JYSK, discover which material offers unique advantages in terms of practicality, maintenance, durability and affordability that suits the way you live.