Earthy hues that blend into the landscape tend to dominate the outdoor furniture market. Understated woods, metals and cushions are easy-to-incorporate neutral elements.
It's convenient to pick up some laundry detergent at the store, but it's not difficult to create your own.
What will March bring this year for weather? In years past, I would have predicted without much hesitation — but this year your guess is as good as mine — even the Farmer's Almanac isn't very encouraging.