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Make the most of your outdoor space and buy a new garden furniture set

13/08/2010 Purchasing a new garden furniture set and heading outside for the day is a great way to stay occupied in the summer months.

According to, people who are thinking about making the most of their outdoor space should start by giving the garden a spring clean.

"You could do this in a variety of ways such as buying a new garden shed to sort out your tools or getting a garden furniture set," the blog explained.

Alternatively, you could take the advice of Dremel, which suggested a lick of paint could make all the difference to a metal garden furniture set.

The power tool company recommended removing any flaking paint and sanding down the surface before applying the new colour.

A cast aluminium garden furniture set was said by to be ideal for those who plan to leave their table and chairs outside all year because it is "long lasting and can withstand anything the elements throw at it". ADNFCR-3488-ID-800025229-ADNFCR

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