Introduction to Octagon Patio Umbrellas
Octagon patio umbrellas are characterized by their eight rib and eight canopy panel design. This popular style provides elements of decorative style and functional shade in any outdoor aesthetic, in both commercial and residential spaces. PatioLiving carries a diverse inventory of octagon patio umbrellas, including styles crafted from fiberglass, wood, and aluminum materials. Options also include various functionalities, colors, fabric grades, and sizes, ranging from 4’ and up to 11’ or more. WIth stylistic and functional options to coordinate with any setting and pre-existing furniture arrangement, our selection of octagon patio umbrellas carries options ideal for any outdoor space.
Decorating with an Outdoor Octagon Umbrella
With eight panels, octagon umbrellas cast a nearly circular shadow, making them ideal for use with a round dining table or in the center of a lounge set situated in a circular arrangement. Their symmetrical design makes octagon umbrellas a strong and stable choice for sun protection, as they will cast shade on a consistently sized area throughout most of the day. Octagon umbrellas connote a soft, charming aesthetic, and they pair particularly well with cushioned lounge chairs or lounge beds, creating a tranquil, relaxing outdoor environment.
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