Alexander Rose Monte Carlo set

How To Clean Synthetic Rattan Garden Furniture

Good quality synthetic rattan garden furniture only needs a yearly clean

Alexander Rose Monte Carlo set (pictured above)

Good quality synthetic rattan garden furniture is maintenance free and can be left outdoors all year round, unlike the natural rattan which can only be used in the garden on dry, sunny days.

It requires very little cleaning; just wash down with warm soapy water each year and rinse off with the garden hose on a fan spray setting.

If there is dirt lodged in the weave just brush gently with an old toothbrush.

Don’t use abrasive scourers as this will only scratch the weave. 

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Angela Slater
Daughter of a farmer and market gardener so have always had a connection with the outdoors, whether it was keeping animals or producing fruit, vegetables and cut flowers. Along with my work at Hayes Garden World I also have a smallholding, mainly breeding rare breed pigs. I gained an HND and BSc in Conservation and Environmental Land Management, as a result I am an ardent environmentalist and have a keen interest in environmentally friendly gardening. In my time at Hayes I worked for several years in the Outdoor Plant and Houseplant areas