Are you getting excited for warm weather and patio parties? Well, so are we! It is coming soon so we are here with a few simple solutions for turning your outdoor area into this summer’s hot spot. Whether your outdoor living area is big or small, in the country or the city, there are a few things you can do to get it ready so you can enjoy the outdoors this spring. Here are 6 simple ways to dress up your outdoor living area and be ready to call your friends for deck party on the first warm day of the year!
Whether it is custom lighting or landscape lighting from Richmonds, or just a string of lights hanging above your deck, lighting makes a big impact and sets the mood for your outdoor living area!
Selecting the right seating for your space is key to making your patio or deck functional. For big spaces, farmhouse tables and outdoor sectionals are a great way to gather friends and family. If your space is small, use smaller, more functional furniture with bright colored pillows to add vibrance to your small outdoor hideaway.
3. Bar Area
Everyone loves to have a drink on the patio. Whether you like lemonade or beer, cooling off in the hot summer is a must. Make sure it is ready for guests though as all your neighbors will be stopping by to enjoy your patio, maybe even uninvited!
Pergolas can really define your outdoor living space and act as more of an extension of your home design. It makes for a great seating area and provides much needed shade and privacy.
5. Area Rugs
Bringing the feel of the inside out makes for a cozier patio. Rugs are a very inexpensive way to add color and class to your outdoor area and a good reason to kick your shoes off on a summer night.
Water features are a great way to bring a relaxing and natural feel to your deck or patio area. The sounds are soothing and lend to the ambiance of your outdoor living. Not to mention some nice colors or planned landscaping with it can really take your outdoor landscape design to the next level.