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A guide to outdoor fabrics in the UAE

A guide to outdoor fabrics in the UAE

One of the challenges in operating in the hot climate of the Middle East is using materials that can withstand the intense heat in the middle of the day. More than anything, this can apply to outdoor cushions and canopies which face the sun all day long. So what type...

Unique Home Furniture designs

Unique Home Furniture designs

At the Warehouse in Dubai, we display a lot of unique Home furniture designs ideal for centrepieces in the home or 5 Star hotel.  The designs are stunning and so we thought we would provide some more information about them so customers are more aware of what they are...

A Guide to Ceiling Fans In Dubai

A Guide to Ceiling Fans In Dubai

So the summer is closing in and it's starting to get hot and the dreaded air conditioning bill will soon be arriving! What better way to cool your self down than a ceiling fan! How can a ceiling fan help you ask? Can it reduce my air conditioning bill? What model...

A Guide to Giant Umbrellas in the UAE

A Guide to Giant Umbrellas in the UAE

Giant umbrellas are one of the more popular choices for hotels and restaurateurs in Europe, however they are not such a common sight in the Middle East. Why is this and when should you use a giant umbrella? What should you look out for when choosing a giant umbrella?...

A guide to the outdoor teakwood umbrella

A guide to the outdoor teakwood umbrella

The Warehouse began expanding its range of teakwood umbrellas in 2009 in order to cater for different styles and needs. Hanging umbrellas, canterlever umbrellas, giant umbrellas…you name it, we sold it! Getting to know each umbrella type, its limitations and its...

The Javanese Joglo – An alternative Gazebo

The Javanese Joglo – An alternative Gazebo

On this website, we have discussed the gazebo that has proved hugely popular throughout Europe and the Middle East. However, little is known about the Joglo, a similar structure that is breathtaking in its beauty and an ideal candidate for an outdoor structure. A...

Outdoor restaurant and hotel furniture

Outdoor restaurant and hotel furniture

Choosing desirable furniture for your restaurant or hotel is an important step in creating a stylish and enticing ambiance for your guests, but it’s also critical that you pay attention to the details as you could end up regretting it in 18 months time!

A Guide to Garden Umbrellas in the UAE

A Guide to Garden Umbrellas in the UAE

So you notice the climate is starting to change and the temperature is starting to subside in the Gulf. Wouldn't it be nice if you could spend more of your time relaxing in your lovely garden? Time to try out that teak garden set you bought in June?  But hold on, you...

Tropical Gazebos and Outdoor Structures

Tropical Gazebos and Outdoor Structures

The Balinese “bale” or grass roofed gazebo is synonymous with tropical living and has become a popular feature used as a shade structure in gardens in the Gulf. Viewed whilst holidaying in a tropical paradise such as Bali, it seems idyllic but many wonder if it is...

A guide to Teakwood Garden Furniture

A guide to Teakwood Garden Furniture

Teak or Techtona Grandis is a tree native of Asia, where It was used for centuries in the construction of houses and temples througout the region. The Victorians were the first to export teak back to Europe in its mass produced form finding it an ideal all weather material that could endure the cold Winters outside followed by warm summers.