What Seating Should I Use in my Patio?

Gable patioAs the weather warms up, it is the ideal time to spend more time outdoors under your patio. Whether attached or detached from your home, enclosed at one or multiple sides and with or without patio blinds, a patio creates an additional living area of the home and can be utilised for multiple purposes.

No matter the purpose of your patio, most homeowners want to adjourn their patio with seating. Read on below to learn 5 seating options for your patio including:

  • Chairs
  • Lounges
  • Stools
  • Bench Seats
  • Cushions


If you intend to dine under your patio, a table and chairs will normally be needed. Look for chairs that are comfortable yet durable and suitable for outdoor use. Choose chairs that can easily be wiped down and cleaned and consider the colours of other décor in your patio to make them compliment the space.


Patio Seating for Gable Edwards Finished If your patio is a place for you and others to relax and unwind, lounges make a great seating option. Old lounges can be given a fresh look by using covers or throws. Couches that can be turned into a day bed can really enhance your relaxing experience under your patio.


Stools are a smart seating options that are great for entertaining and won’t take up too much space. Stools can be complimented under your patio by a drinks counter, barrels as tables or high-top tables. Stools are also easy to move around to re-arrange and change the layout of your patio.

Bench Seats

Bench seats can provide a dual purpose under your patio. Not only do they make a great place to sit but they can also be used for storage. Wooden chests make great bench seats and if opting for this seating option, you can choose to have them built in for a more permanent seating solution.


Patio by CPR Outdoor CentreCushions come in a range of shapes and sizes making them a great seating option. Use cushions on your patio chairs or lounges for added comfort and style then when required use the as an additional seating option too.

Want to install a patio at your home? Contact CPR Outdoor Centre – Patio and Sheds for a free quote today

To speak to the professionals about adding a patio to your home contact the CPR Outdoor Centre team today. The team at CPR Outdoor Centre Patios and Sheds pride themselves on providing excellent customer service in a friendly and professional manner. We offer expert and up to date advice on local council permit requirements.

Drop in and visit our show room or give us a call. We service Bunbury, Busselton and the South West and are located at 67 Halifax Drive, Bunbury or phone our team on 9726 2311