How to buy garden furniture online in the UK

Updated for November 2017, the best garden furniture online retailers, courtesy of Botani Wipe. Also see our All weather garden furniture page.

Top UK Garden Furniture Online Retailers
Company name Rating Website
Gardencentreshopping 90%
Garden Furniture Centre 85%
QD Stores 78%
Greenfingers 76%

It can often be hard to find the perfect place to buy garden furniture online, here in the United Kingdom. When furnishing your outdoor area, many things needs to be considered, such as the style, colour, and general comfort of your furniture, and how it will fit into the overall gardens style, and if it fits the way you and your family want to use it.

Make the Most of the Summer with Garden Furniture

Now we all know that the UK weather is very unpredictable. That’s why when we do get a few weeks of sunshine, we must make the most of it, by getting outside, and enjoying the furniture we have. However if you find yours is looking slightly worse for ware, consider investing in some new garden furniture, possibly online.

Finding the best online retailer of Garden Furniture in the United Kingdom

This can be tricky, as there are many “pop-up” internet retailers who tend to be slightly on the dodgy side, and do not offer the best value for money, or quality of furniture product. If you are investing £500+ on a dining set, then really you want to have complete confidence in it. We here at, can recommend Garden Centre Shopping UK for buying garden furniture, and have seen many examples of their garden furniture looking great for the outdoors, and their website is very easy to use. I was particularly interested in their all weather garden bench range, which seems like a fantastic idea, and much better than maintaining a hardwood garden bench. You can also find them on facebook, and Google +.

Other Garden Furniture Advice for the UK

Obviously when buying online, you need to take the proper caution, and pay attention to the key signs of a serious garden furniture retailer. Often a good sign that the retailer is trustworthy, is that it also has a brick and mortar business. This ensures you will have somewhere real to go to, and sort out any complaints or compensation you may require.

I would also add that when purchasing all weather garden furniture, particularly rattan, you must make sure that the frame is made from aluminium, and that the wicker is UV stabilised, to ensure it can survive the harsh UK winters. This stops is rusting, rotting, and fading, which is how you would want your rattan furniture to be.

One of our favourite pieces of garden furniture is the rattan sofa set, especially the Chicago range by Cozy Bay, which is so comfortable, and looks great in our garden.

Commercial Outdoor Furniture

If you own a business that requires you to maximise your outdoor space, consider looking for other business solutions for your commercial garden furniture. You can often find that you can get bulk discounts, a better selection, premium build services, and delivery that suits your schedule and plan for your new outdoor layout.

2017 Updated References:

Jenny Lockwood

Gardener at Self Employed
I am a passionate gardener and landscaping expert based in Leicestershire in the United Kingdom. Contact me via email at: [email protected]