This gorgeous fair trade Teak Folding Bar – Natural is ideal for both indoor and outdoor use. This is the perfect piece for those Christmas Parties when you can serve your drinks and chat, sitting at your own bar. Then move it outside for those summer social gatherings or BBQ’s in the garden.
This solid teak bar simply closes when not in use for easy and space saving storage. Each side when open acts as a support for the bar top which is hinged to fold away when not fully open. Stools not included, sold separately
Kiln-dried grade A teak, is finished to a high quality in a natural wax finish. The wax will prolong the life of the bar as well as enhance the rich colour of the teak.
Sizes when closed 100 cm x 100 cm x 40cm (HxWxD)
Size when open 100 cm x 180 cm x 40 cm (HxWxD)
Delivery – via Pallet Delivery Service
Teak such as with this Teak Folding Bar – Natural is a close-grained hardwood with high natural oil and silica content. It is one of the hardest, strongest and most durable of all timbers, highly resistant to any rotting and almost impervious to the effects of hot sun, rain, frost or snow. Teak Lumber requires little or no maintenance regardless of the environment. These characteristics combined make it the ideal timber for all outdoor applications, and it has been the choice of boat builders for centuries. Once seen primarily on elegant yachts and in the most extravagant estates, teak wood is now a premium wood of choice for designers of hotels, corporate headquarters and upscale homes. Apart from its natural beauty, teak is one of the most valuable of all woods.
Caring for your Teak product
Regular cleaning of your teak will help prevent mildew build-up and potential discolouration. A quick wash with mild soap and water and some bleach or vinegar mixed in usually does the trick. Make sure to use a soft plastic brush as metal brushes can scratch and damage the wood’s surface. Some harder to clean stains can be removed with a store-bought teak cleaner. When cleaning your teak, always start with the most mild cleaning solution.
What is Fair Trade
The international Fairtrade system represents the world’s largest, and also most recognised fair-trade system. This is a global movement with a strong and active presence in the UK. Fairtrade is a movement for change that works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners.
Fairtrade is about better prices, but also decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world. Workers who make items such as this Teak Folding Bar – Natural.
By requiring companies to pay sustainable prices for items such as for this Teak Folding Bar – Natural (which must never fall lower than the market price), Fairtrade looks at the injustices of conventional trade, which traditionally discriminates against the poorest, weakest producers. It enables them to improve their position and have more control over their lives.
With Fairtrade you have the power to change the world every day. With simple shopping choices you can get farmers a better deal. And that means they can make their own decisions, control their future and lead the dignified life everyone deserves. There are over 1.66 million farmers and workers in 1,411 producer organisations across the Fairtrade system. Buying Fairtrade is easy. There are over 6,000 Fairtrade products such as coffee, tea, flowers and furniture.