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Winter-proof your Commercial outdoor garden

Posted by Showpiece Design on 25-Sep-2018 10:31:00

It’s never too late to winter-proof your Business and Commercial Outdoor Garden.  It doesn't matter if it is the run up to Winter or even if Winter is already here.  So, where do you start? Let us try and guide you with some handy tips to winter-proof your business and outdoor area. 

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Topics: Cover Solution, Awning, Umbrella, Weave, Furniture, Comfortable, Outdoor space

Create an amazing area with Retractable roof systems

Posted by Showpiece Design on 18-Apr-2018 11:21:00

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Topics: Retractable, Roof, System, Awning, Canopy, Corradi, Weinor, Retractable Roof System, Cover

Alfresco seating can increase your restaurants revenue

Posted by Showpiece Design on 11-Apr-2018 10:20:00

The restaurant business is highly competitive and operators are constantly looking for ways to differentiate their offering, boost their numbers and increase revenues.

Outdoor dining is increasingly popular for customers with one survey revealing that 79 per cent of people would increase their time at a venue if table service was available alfresco and 42% of families with children saying they would use an outdoor space. *  

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Topics: Outdoor space, Comfortable, Cover Solution, Awning, Umbrella, Jumbrellas


Posted by Showpiece Design on 30-Mar-2018 09:42:00


McDonald's, known worldwide by its infamous golden arches, sought Showpiece Design’s services and products whilst upgrading the external terrace areas of their restaurants.

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Topics: Banners, Cafe Barriers, Outdoor space, Cover Solution, Awning, Giant umbrellas, Jumbrellas, Umbrella, Parasol

What to look for in hotel outdoor furniture

Posted by Showpiece Design on 12-Mar-2018 14:01:16

What to look for in hotel outdoor furniture

When buying furniture, it is hard to know what to look for.  There are so many suppliers you need to ensure you have a brief understanding of what you are buying first.

When considering new furniture for hotel or other commercial outdoor furnishings keep these points in mind:

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Topics: Hotel, Outdoor space, Comfortable, Furniture

6 Reasons why an Umbrella is a good choice

Posted by Showpiece Design on 07-Mar-2018 11:23:00
  1. They can be moveable or fixed in place

Outdoor umbrellas offer flexibility in both location and fixing options, meaning you can either select a heavy base with wheels which will hold it down but still allow it to be moved (this is size dependant).  If you have a decked area plates are available to use so you can bolt to the joists.  A more permanent and stronger option is to concrete the umbrella into ground. Either way, it’s completely up to you

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Topics: Umbrella, Jumbrellas, Parasol, Storm, Large umbrellas, Giant umbrellas, Canopy, Uhlmann

INTRODUCING: The Malaga Range

Posted by Showpiece Design on 06-Mar-2018 10:02:00

We are pleased to annouce the new edition to our portfolio; The Malaga Range.

The Malaga range is a modern range that offer a more stylish look, ideal for cafe's, coffee shops and other bistro style businesses.

The Malaga range  is made from powder coated aluminium with a quick drying foam seat pad covered with a technical polyester mesh webbing. The stacking chairs are available in 3 styles - dining, arm and bar height, and come in four colours.  A different take on bistro outdoor furniture.


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Topics: Outdoor space, Furniture

INTRODUCING: The Vintage Range

Posted by Showpiece Design on 05-Mar-2018 09:49:00

New Range: VINTAGE

We are pleased to annouce the new edition to our portfolio; The Vintage Range.

The Vintage range is a mix of different products that have a more 'chic', antique vintage look to them. 

The Vintage range is both contemporary and traditional, made from aluminium and then powder coated in four 4 striking colours making it perfect for external use.  It's weather resistant, durable and light weight perfect for the high street Bistro or café where the furniture is often stored away of a night. Available in Dining and poseur height.


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Topics: Outdoor space, Furniture

Buying Outdoor Furniture Online

Posted by Showpiece Design on 02-Mar-2018 10:11:00

There are many suppliers of outdoor furniture, all with pro's and con's and reasons why you should buy from them.  With the poularity of the internet and buying online, should you buy Outdoor Furniture the same way?  The use of the internet for buying anything is the way to do things now, but how can you be sure that buying furniture online is the right thing to do?

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Topics: Insider, Outdoor space

Extreme Lounging with Mighty B Bean Bags

Posted by Showpiece Design on 01-Mar-2018 11:41:00

Mighty B Bean Bags

We would like to welcome the new Mighty B Bean bags to our protfolio and we know you are going to love them.  Take your extreme lounging wherever you need it most. Whether you are a beach front cafe or a city centre pub, the B-bag’s unique Tough and Waterproof fabric is double stitched for extra durability for high-octane comfort anywhere.

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Topics: Outdoor space, Comfortable, Environment

Showpiece Design

UK Commercial Furniture & Cover Solutions provider

Showpiece Design is a supplier of Commercial garden furniture and cover solutions for the UK.  We supply high quality products to a variety of different sectors.  We have products and solutions for all companies whether you're a Pub, Restaurant, Cafe, Holiday park, Theme Park, Hospital, School or any other business we can help.  Our staff are highly trained and able to help with all aspects of any outdoor area.

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