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, For concrete furniture used in outdoor settings In winter, bring lightweight pieces under a covered area or cover heavy pieces with waterproof tarps For general cleaning, Mullins recommends power washing concrete surfaces, including patios and built in furniture (seat cushions removed) once a year to
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, What s the best way to childproof my outdoor space Those with small children may want to take the following precautions, recommends Howard Appelbaum, owner of NYC based BabyProofersPlus Install some type of covering on all open surfaces of the railing so children can t climb through (plexiglass is
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