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Sampson Metal Outdoor Furniture Collection

At Modern Digs, we crave bold modern designs, and our Sampson Collection of Metal Outdoor Furniture speaks to our love of chic modernism. Stocked in a variety of bold colors, Sampson features furniture designs for every facet of your outdoor living - from dining sets and extension tables, to large modular sectionals and coffee tables. So, shop around - we know you're going to love outfitting your patio or deck with Sampson's eye-catching motif.

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Purchasing Metal Furniture for Your Outdoor Space

"When you've had a crazy day and are feeling out of control, all you need to do is spend a quiet evening in your backyard sitting on your favorite chair, for it can not only soothe but also restore your soul."

For those of you who are fortunate enough to own outdoor space, whether it's a simple city balcony or a huge backyard with a pool and a barbecue, it's highly likely that you will be spending a great deal of your time sitting on your favorite chair grabbing a favorite drink.

In regards to outdoor space, here's what real estate expert Twila True had to say:

"An outdoor space holds power to provide one with a comfortable and leisurely escape. And you can double your happiness by turning it into your own go-to entertainment space. These days, homeowners prefer backyards over standard dining room while selecting the best place to host their guests. Your outdoor space will be a reflection of your life and will mirror your personality."

Your outdoor space will mirror your personality, which is why it's now more important than ever to turn it your absolute best.

The secret to leveling up your outdoor space is purchasing the best pieces of furniture that bring comfort and goes well with your space, whether it's a pocket garden, small balcony, or a gigantic backyard.

Imagine grabbing your favorite drink by the pool, sitting on a outdoor metal chair, and just enjoying your life. Or just spending a barbecue Sunday with your friends or family members.

But to get the most out of it, choosing the right furniture is crucial.

Out of all the furniture materials in the market, metal is the one that brings the most comfort, is highly-durable, requires low maintenance, and looks and feels timeless.

And that's what we'll be looking at now.

Here, let's go through the pros and cons of outdoor metal furniture and learn how to select the best one fitting your needs.

Pros of Metal Outdoor Furniture

High Durability

If you ask us - what's the biggest advantage of purchasing outdoor metal furniture, then we'll have two words for you: High Durability. Unlike plastic or wooden furniture pieces, metal furniture is highly-durable and makes an excellent choice for patio furnishings.

So, for years you won't have to worry about purchasing a new outdoor furniture set.

Well, obviously, you'll have to look after it. And if you do, it'll look and feel great for years to come.

Easy to Clean

Cleaning metal furniture is really simple.

You won't have to spend hours cleaning your metal chair or table.

All you will ever have to do is use a dip a clean cloth in soapy water and wipe your metal furniture with it. Or an alternative is to spray an outdoor furniture cleaner on your furniture pieces and wipe it with a dry cloth.

And that's all there is to it.

Low Maintenance

Along with being highly-durable, you won't have to worry about the maintenance part as well.

We already looked at how you can clean your outdoor metal furniture, but what you should note here is that it requires great care in wet weather. Our entire collection about is designed to minimize and eliminate rust.

Now that we have looked at the list of advantages of purchasing outdoor metal furniture let's balance the scale and consider its cons.

Cons of Outdoor Metal Furniture

Too Hot to Handle During the Summer Season

Basic Science - Metal absorbs heat. So, during the summer season, if you are planning to spend your time in your backyard when the sun is shining, we'd advise you to cover your chair with a cloth. And if the weather is too chilly, then your outdoor metal furniture will get too cold, which may be really uncomfortable. Of course, Sampson features plush cushions over the metal frames, almost entirely eliminating both of these issues!

Bulky & Heavy

Usually, the outdoor metal chairs and tables or other furniture pieces are bulky and heavy. So, moving them might be a problem.

Not immediately! But, when you plan to relocate it to another place or want to clean your backyard, you may find it difficult to move all of that outdoor metal furniture. Sampson boasts highly durable frames cast in aluminum, greatly reducing this obstacle.

All of that being said, let's shift our focus towards the five most important factors you should consider while selecting the best outdoor metal furniture for your space.

5 Points You Should Consider While Purchasing Metal Furniture for Your Outdoor Space

  • Prepare a List of Your Outdoor Furniture Needs
  • Invest in Quality
  • Consider Weather Conditions
  • Match Colors that Go Well with Your Outdoor Décor
  • Convenience & Adaptability

Prepare a List of Your Outdoor Furniture Needs

Got a huge gigantic backyard? Or a small and sweet space where you can spend your me-time?

And if it's a huge gigantic backyard you own, do you want it to be a peaceful quiet place or a place where you can host your child's next birthday party and have a grand party?

Before preparing a list of your furniture needs, consider what you want the place to be. This will help you understand which furniture pieces you'll need.

Invest in Quality

Quality over anything. Yes, obviously, you'd have to stay under budget. But, investing in quality outdoor metal furniture will help you make sure that it's highly-comfortable and looks and feels for years to come.

If you are under a budget, you can consider reducing the items from your list, but investing in quality material should be at the top of your priority list.

You can purchase smaller accessories like accent tables and pillows later.

Consider Weather Conditions

Like we discussed above, if your city's weather is either too hot or cold at times, then we'd recommend adding furniture covers to your shopping list.

Match Colors that Go Well with Your Décor

We can't stress this enough, but: Your outdoor space is a reflection of your personality.

And you'd want your guests to feel good when they are at your place. Also, you'd want to make sure your place looks backyard looks upscale and comfortable.

So, to level up your backyard, we'd advise you to purchase outdoor metal furniture that goes well with your décor.

The beauty of metal furniture is in its aesthetic appeal and its ability to go well with just any décor. It brings a minimal and modern style to an outdoor space.

When you are out shopping, visualize the furniture in your backyard. This will help you understand whether the purchase you are about to make is the right decision or not.


What's the point of investing in furniture if it's not convenient? What if you don't get the vibes or don't feel comfortable sitting on a chair in your outdoor space? And that's the reason while looking for outdoor metal furniture, the one thing that should be at the top of your mind should be comfort.


While outdoor metal furniture has its own set of pros and cons, it's one of the highly-preferred materials for any outdoor space.

That's because it brings in that mod look and feel due to its ability to go well with just any décor and is not just highly-durable and comfortable. If you take good care of it, your favorite metal chair or table will be with you for years to come.

And that's the beauty of it.

So, what are you waiting for?

Explore our upscale collection today.




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