Five Ways to Configure your Outdoor Deep Seating Sectional

Whether it’s a front porch that welcomes visitors or an expansive back yard patio for entertaining, arranging your outdoor deep seating sectional to get a look you love is important. As extensions of your home, outdoor living areas make for warm-weather spots for gathering and relaxing with friends and family while also serving as a private oases for you to quietly relax away the tensions of the everyday.   Sectional furniture offers the options to fit individual pieces together like a puzzle or links in a chain. The layout of your outdoor furniture should be functional and reflective of your sense of style.  Here are some tips on how you can arrange your outdoor deep seating furniture sectional pieces in different types of spaces.

L-shape outdoor sofa with ottoman chaiseBalcony Basics: A Small Sofa

If you have a square or rectangular space with limited room, such as a balcony, here is finding appropriate multi-functional seating options that provide comfort and privacy without cluttering the narrow space or blocking the view. The Paulo Deep Seating Collection is grand, inviting and comfortable. Made of Viro® outdoor wicker, the collection featuring a Sofa, Loveseat and Club Chair; as well as a Left/Right Arm Chair, Center, Corner chair and ottoman so that you can make it as long or short as your space allows.  Layout balcony furniture in a short L-shape or long sofa with ottoman on one end for a chaise lounge.

Outdoor rope and teak patio furniture - Scott
Scott Patio Sectional in a chaise-ended L-shape

A versatile choice for this this type of patio layout is the Scott Deep Seating Sectional Collection (right).  This deep seating modular set features a sectional corner chair, center chair, and ottoman that can be arranged to fit a variety of spaces.  Made from reclaimed teak wood and UV-treated rope that has been expertly wrapped around the frame for finely crafted luxury feeling.

L-Shaped Sofa: Welcoming Patio Seating

L-shaped SectionalFor a sprawling patio that’s length reaches across the expanse of your home, you can create an aesthetically pleasing and multi-functional design by dividing your space into two different seating areas.  Do a simple L-shaped sectional. This large sectional seating area is perfect for entertaining guests and a more intimate, private setting for reading a book. Be sure to accent your space with useful side tables or an elegant coffee table to polish off the look.

Masello Teak Furniture Collection
Masello Teak Sectional in an L-Shape

Long Straight Sofa: Perfect for Poolside

Outdoor Deep Seating Sectional 7 seat straight Pool areas should combine function and fun, so if you’re looking to furnish yours, make it a welcoming and whimsical space that remains highly functional for lounging and entertaining.  Pool decks tend to be spacious so go big.  Don’t be afraid to bring in sizeable pieces from cozy chaises for lounging in the hot sun, to hefty tables for long alfresco gatherings.  Layout poolside furniture pieces in conversation sets, L-shaped configurations, or straight down the pool deck.

The versatility of the Coast Teak Outdoor Deep Seating Collection allows you to make it as grand or small as your outdoor space will allow! The wide cushions and seat depth are sublimely comfortable and perfect for lounging on your pool deck. The Coast Teak Collection features the Coast Sectional Center, Coast Corner, Left and Right Daybeds, Coast Outdoor Lounge Chair, Outdoor Ottoman and Coffee Table.  To create a great lounging space, place a Kingston Cantilever Umbrella next to the arm of your Daybed and two Coast Chairs and voila! A dynamic, welcoming space for you to host friends or just enjoy the contentment of your great outdoors!

Coast A-Grade Teak Sectional Sofa
Coast A-Grade Teak Outdoor Sectional Sofa

Deep Seating Firepit layouts

Backyard Entertainment and Conversation Pits

Landscaping and size can play a large part in determining the layout for your backyard entertainment space.  If you love to host large gatherings, using large sectional pieces allows you to seat 10-12 people while maintaining high-end comfort and luxury style.

By combining two large sectional sets like the Coast Aluminum Outdoor Furniture Collection in charcoal with a cozy warm Contempo Fire Pit, you can create an expansive space that’s perfect for carousing or relaxing with friends.  To surround your fire pit, layout your two outdoor sectionals in a double U-shape or two L-shaped configurations.

The Coast Aluminum collection can be customized to suit your outdoor space and lifestyle and features a left and right day bed, club chairs, corner units, centers and a coffee table. The sleek lines of the sturdy aluminum frame and smart tailored cushions make this set perfect for outdoor entertaining.

Coast Aluminum White Outdoor Sectional Sofa
Coast Aluminum Deep Seating Outdoor Sectional in White


Bring a resort-style feeling to your backyard.  Remember to accessorize your outdoor living space.  Use end tables, side tables, coffee tables, and ottomans to add convenience to your patio.  Adding extra accents like outdoor rugs, planters, throw pillows, and lighting, can bring a polished look to your completed outdoor living design.

Teak Warehouse offers outdoor deep seating furniture designed to fit any space.  No matter how big or small the space you are designing is, you can get a look you love. With the huge variety of deep seating sectionals in stock and available for white glove delivery, Teak Warehouse makes it easy to create seating for five or fifty.  We invite you to explore and consider many different styles and materials for your outdoor furniture. It’s exciting to revitalize and create your outdoor living space. It can become a place that you love to share with family and friends and make lasting memories. And we want your furniture to last as well. Everything we sell always comes fully assembled and is built with precision and care. We want to make designing your outdoor living space as easy and fun as possible. Teak Warehouse is open 7 days a week and open for showroom viewings by appointment. To request a quote, schedule an appointment, or need a question answered, please call us at 800.343.7707 or email us at [email protected].

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