A patio is actually an extension of the house and can be fully utilized only when there is furniture to seat people. There are chairs and tables specifically designed for patio use. It is wise to choose furniture that does not fade in sunlight and that can stand the weather conditions of your climate. The patio furniture should be lightweight and fold-able, to make it easy to move and store when not in use. In addition, patio furniture that compliments the material and color of the patio will add more beauty to the area. Patio kits are an easy way to start the process of creating your patio.