Warning due to ‘fire risk’ seat covers in Aldi’s garden furniture

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Eight pieces of garden furniture manufactured between February 13 and April 20, 2022 are affected

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The popular egg hanging chair, the rattan corner sofa set and six other garden items are affected.

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what is the warning

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The budget supermarket has found that the fire retardant properties of its pillowcases can diminish over time.

All other parts of the furniture are safe.

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Those who purchased the items between February 13th and April 20th, 2022 are affected and will be notified by email to await a free replacement.

Affected customers are asked to discard their current pillowcases.

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what was said

Aldi said: “As a precaution we are only sending replacement cushion covers to all customers who purchased the following outdoor furniture products between 13 February 2022 and 20 April 2022

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Our supplier advised that the fire retardant properties of the pillowcases may decrease over time. All affected customers should discard the current pillowcases and await their free replacements. The pillow and all other parts of the products are safe to use without the pillowcases.”

Which products are affected?

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  • Add bench on rattan effect – all colors: 718472, 718473, 718474
  • 2 Pack Add On Stool – All Colors: 718488, 718489, 718490
  • Cushion set corner set in rattan look: 718487
  • Rope effect coffee set 3 pcs: 812106, 812664
  • Rattan Corner Sofa Set (With Cover) – All Colors (UK Only): 718223, 718224, 718225
  • Rattan Corner Sofa Set (Uncovered) – All Colours: 718220, 718221, 718222
  • Egg hanging chair with cover (UK only): 812611, 812612
  • Hanging Egg Chair: 812599, 812606, 812608.

How do I get a replacement?

If you bought these products in store, please contact Aldi’s customer service team on 0800 042 0800 (UK) and 1800 991 828 (Ireland) to arrange delivery of replacement pillowcases.

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If you bought the products online in the UK you will be contacted by email and replacement pillowcases will automatically be sent.

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