There are so many types of patio furniture out on the market that are just not comfortable, either they are too hard, to cheap and unstable or not big enough for the people sitting in them feels a little like sitting in a child's cheap plastic chair. It can be hard to want to spend your time out on the patio if you do not have furniture that you feel comfortable sitting in; in fact your patio is just as likely to sit unused.
The right patio furniture should provide a lot of different elements; you want furniture that is big enough to be able to sit in it comfortably. You also want that furniture to be built well enough that you do not get the instant feeling of falling or breaking the furniture when you sit in it. Furniture should also be comfortable, built well enough for relaxing in and have ample cushions to allow the maximum amount of comfort.