VIRO is the brand of woven synthetic rattan used on our Hampton range of outdoor furniture.
VIRO™ Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is VIRO™ suitable for year-round outdoor use?
A: Yes. VIRO™ is designed to be insensitive to temperature differences ranging from -70° to 80° C.
Q: Won’t the color of VIRO™ fade?
A: No. VIRO™ fiber won’t fade, even if it’s exposed to extreme weather conditions during summer and winter.
Q: Is VIRO™ safe for the environment?
A: Yes. VIRO™ fiber is made from polyethylene, which is non-toxic (even when burned, no toxic substances are generated) and 100% recyclable.
Q: What about rain, salt water and chlorine?
A: VIRO™ is resistant to all of them, so it’s safe to be used at the beach and by the pool- even suntan lotions and creams aren’t a problem!
Q: Does VIRO™ require special cleaning and maintenance?
A: No special maintenance is required. Simply clean using a wet cloth. An occasional cleaning using soap or a mild detergent is also recommended.