We are always in need of additional storage space for a reason. There is a lot of things we need to store safely, even when you have a significant and great living space, because who loves the mess? Especially outside, where is so much stuff you need every time you step in the garden, but at the same time, you want them to be organized, hidden from view, and secured.
If still, you haven’t found adequate furniture for you, stay with us. We can help you to solve the mystery of which kind of furniture could fit lovely on your patio and at the same time to be fully functional for storage of your gardening tools, barbeque tools, or for storing children’s toys (kids’ storage bench) and other stuff. Like with all furniture, also in this case there is plenty of different options. In a wide array of garden furniture, storage benches like part of the garden set are something handy and one of the central great storage ideas and solutions.
Made from various types of material, mostly wood or imitation of wood (plastic materials) and rattan, sitting benches with hidden extra storage space can be a lovely add-on to the exterior of your home. In combination with some fluffy pillows and detachable cushions for the backrest, appropriate coffee table and garden chairs around, it can make every coffee/tea time, barbeque with friends or party in very relaxing and cozy experience. But there’s also a practical side to this type of furniture. Under sitting part is usually projected as a hidden space, where you can store in your belongings.
Volume capacities can vary depending on the size of the bench. Material is often waterproof, either is plastic or wood coated with a layer of waterproof varnish. It will protect your belongings, and it will keep your things safe and will keep furniture in good shape for a while. The wooden choice is more attractive (and usually more expensive), it can fit in the rest of the decor of your rustic or vintage house the same as in modern one, but plastic one is a more durable and cheaper choice. In case of a wooden or rattan storage bench, you must keep in your mind that with time, the coating will probably get damaged, and it should be repaired, cleaned of dirt and old varnish, and repainted with a new layer, which you can quickly fix, even alone. On the other side, plastic furniture will, with time, probably start to change color because of weather conditions.
Do you need extra storage for your kids’ room or your garden? In any case, kids bench with extra storage is an excellent choice to enrich the interior or exterior of your home. We have picked for you some of the best outdoor storage benches and reviewed them, so you can more easily decide for a quality and price winning option.
Keter Eden 70 Gallon Storage Bench Deck Box for Patio Decor and Outdoor Seating
Available in a few different neutral colors, this Keter Eden storage bench deck box is an excellent choice for your patio. Elegant and sophisticated design can easily fit in the rest of your decor. Made of quality, durable, and UV resistant material and simply designed, it provides enough sitting space for two average adult persons. Still, under sitting place, you have 70-gallons of hidden storage space enough to store everything you need. Also, this stylish bench is lockable (any standard lock is applicable), so your stuff will stay safe when you are not around. Easy to assembly and also easy to clean – a simple wipe with a damp cloth would be enough.
Suncast 50 Gallon Patio Bench with Storage
With 54 x 21 x 34.5 inches measures and 50 gallons of free space under the seat, it can be a useful solution for the sitting of two persons, and at the same time, it can be a great storage space for your garden and barbeque tools. This beautiful patio bench is made of the plastic imitation of wood, and it can be a very convenient and attractive choice for your porch or yard. Water-resistant poly resin construction resists fading and rust to keep your box looking new for years to come. Also, the design is highly functional – Lid flips open on hinges for easy access to your items. Rainwater flows off of the box to keep your belongings dry and free from mildew and rust. Easy for maintaining, easy for assembling.
Canditree Outdoor Storage Bench Rattan
A very simple and elegant choice with handles on sides, also easy to assemble. It is constructed from poly rattan and solid acacia wood slats, its durable, anti-rust, and weather-resistant for years of reliable use and designed with a water-resistant lining, which will protect your belongings from dust and moisture. It has dimensions of 47.2 x 19.6 x 19.6 inches (L x W x H), and it is big enough to store garden items like cushions, pillows, extra blankets, or gardening supplies. Thanks to the elevated feet, this outdoor bench ensures excellent air circulation underneath and keeps essentials dry and clean.
Barton Outdoor Garden All Weather Storage Bench
Barton patio bench can be a beautiful addition to your garden. Perfect for romantic moments in two or just reading the book, its a stylish designed highly comfortable and functional storage bench. Its made of high quality, durable rattan wicker around a steel frame, so its weather-resistant and UV resistant. The steel frame is more lightweight and durable and is powder-coated to prevent rust and other corrosion. Storage size is 48 x 20,5 x 10 inches (W, D, and H), so its large capacity is more enough to store your yard and garden supplies secured and out of sight until needed. Made of attractive black rattan and with thick cushion included, this price winning outdoor storage bench would be an excellent choice for your home.
These were only some options, amongst many. A storage bench is an ideal solution for storing all items which do not have their place.