The IKEA summer sale is here and there are some MAJOR deals to be had

Ikea sale alert: save hundreds on outdoor must-haves while there's still plenty of summer left

IKEA sale alert: these are our top picks
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An Ikea sale is a rare and beautiful thing. We've all been considering a little home renovation recently, but if you've been holding back because of an Ikea-shaped hole in your life, this is your perfect excuse to spruce up your yard before Fourth of July celebrations hit. The Ikea sale runs through July 5th, but we'd suggest you act fast to get the perfect patio furniture set to turn heads at your next family barbecue. 

Right now, you can save up to 30 percent on Ikea's outdoor furniture collection. Think classic, weatherproof wood, and space-efficient extendable dining sets to seat your nearest and dearest. There's also balcony-ready bar stools and two-person dining sets to transform the smallest of patio spaces this summer. 

Discover everything you'll need from the Ikea summer sale below - from our wish lists, to yours. Alternatively, check out our guide to the best patio furniture sales

Ikea summer sale: the best outdoor furniture deals

ÄPPLARÖ Table, 2 armchairs and bench | Was $344, now $234 at Ikea
Save $110 - Wooden and brown stained extendable dining table can fit the whole gang, but the handy bench can be easily tucked away for when it's less of a crowd. Two gorgeous armchairs will get more regular use, and there's also a hole designed for an umbrella stand. View Deal

SJÄLLAND Bar table and 2 bar stools | Was $289, now $196 at Ikea
Durable light gray aluminium paired with hardwood eucalyptus creates a classic outdoor table for bar or brunching. Now $93 off. View Deal

ÄPPLARÖ Bar table and 2 bar stools | Was $229, now $159 at Ikea
A balcony-ready bar table made from treated and stained sustainable wood. Dark wood makes a wicked contrast with lots of plants and an otherwise light color scheme. View Deal

SALTHOLMEN Gateleg table | Was $119, now $79 at Ikea
Save $40 -
Busy balconies can get an upgrade with this clever gateleg table. Fully extended it'll comfortably fit four, but use just one side for day-to-day use. View Deal

ÄPPLARÖ Chaise | Was $129, now $89 at Ikea
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This chaise lounge has five different back heights and is made of stylish durable hardwood. It's got wheels for easy transportation and when flat you could use it as a low table or a bench, for maximum versatility. View Deal

PRÄSTHOLM Bench with backrest | Was $149, now $99 at Ikea
Save $50 -
That bench you need to sit and admire your new vegetable patch. This adds some extra seating to your yard without worrying about storage. View Deal

ÄPPLARÖ / HÖGSTEN Table+6 armchairs | Was $623, now $573 at Ikea
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The statement armchairs with this set are made from hand-woven plastic rattan . These sell for $79 on their own, so getting the stunning hardwood drop-leaf table included in this set makes it an awesome deal. View Deal