how to create inviting outdoor spaces for entertaining

10 Ways to Create a Backyard Getaway

Fireplaces make a natural focal point and can help define space and provide privacy for an outdoor room They're also a starting point for an outdoor kitchen Fire pits whether built-in or moveable also serve to draw people together and can extend the usefulness of an outdoor

24 Cheap Backyard Makeover Ideas You'll Love

Jul 02 2018Make a Space for Outdoor Dining Photo via urbangardenstudio If you love entertaining guests having family barbecues or working outside then a table is a must for your green space! Buy a patio set that comes complete with table and chairs or build your own outdoor table out of a few wine barrels and wooden boards for DIY yard decor

15 Small Patio Decorating Ideas

Make a Space-Saving Fire Pit The glow of a fire pit draws people together and gives off warmth Even the smallest outdoor room can benefit from a fire feature like this DIY tabletop version which offers the beauty of a full-size fire pit while saving floor space

Create Your Outdoor Living Space

Jun 02 2019From entertaining to personal downtime it's time to get outside! Think of your outdoor living space in the same terms as your indoor living spaces Create conversation areas with a variety of outdoor furniture pieces Mix it up with single chairs rockers or an inviting gliding bench around a backyard fire pit or water fountain

Ideas to Create Design an Outdoor Living Space for Any

Mar 02 2018An open and inviting outdoor living room is your best bet! Comfy chairs and sofas a place to set your drink and an emphasis on coming together are all it really takes to design an outdoor living room Add an element of sophistication to your indoor-outdoor entertaining space with an unique lighting fixture Create Fun with a Putting Green

Top Five Expert Tips to Create the Ultimate Summer Outdoor

Transform your entertaining space – Patios and decks provide the foundations for outdoor living Landscape professionals can now offer an array of styles and materials including native stones woods metals and composites that make these party platforms pop Add a pergola statement focal points and landscape lighting to further transform an

24 Budget

Apr 13 2020Upgrading your backyard doesn't have to be costly or time-consuming A few inexpensive projects and design tricks can turn your basic green space into the ultimate outdoor retreat Try these backyard ideas on a budget including DIY furniture and affordable landscaping tips to create a yard you'll love (and never want to leave)

33 Fabulous Ideas For Creating Beautiful Outdoor Living Spaces

Mar 15 2019If you are just looking for some new ideas adding to your outdoor spaces or are in need of a major overhaul we have some fantastic ideas for you This includes some inviting outdoor dining and kitchen areas comfortable furnishings set around fire pits and toasty fireplaces porch swings ambient lighting and even some amazing flooring ideas

Landscaping Ideas: Front Yard Outdoor Living Areas

Backyard improvement projects make for better use of more of your property less wasted space and outdoor living areas that meet your needs Six-foot fences greater privacy and plenty of space for a patio or deck make it relatively easy to create inviting entertaining areas in backyards

How to Create an Affordable Outdoor Entertaining Space

May 05 2017Doesn't that look so much more inviting?! Before our entire deck was taken up with the picnic table and renovation scraps that just got dumped there and never removed Now we have an outdoor entertaining space that's actually worthy of company! How to Create an Inviting Outdoor Space: Plan your spaces with the purpose in mind

How to Create a Summer

Mar 21 2019But not all outdoor entertaining areas are created equal Here's how to create the perfect summer-ready space for outdoor enjoyment — and how to ensure the space stays perfect all summer long Seating If your guests don't have a place to sit you can be sure they won't stay

15 Almost

15 Almost-Free Ways to Create a Chic Outdoor Entertaining Space You don't have to buy all-new stuff to create the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining just use what you have! We'll show you how to decorate for three alfresco occasions — a dinner party a casual brunch and a movie night — using items you likely already own

80 Porch and Patio Design Ideas You'll Love All Season

We like to make the most of every space This pretty patio is adjacent to a small storage outbuilding that can easily be transformed into a bar or buffet for patio parties With the addition of one simple shelf the area takes on a brand new lease on entertaining and outdoor life

Create An Outdoor Entertaining Space

Sep 16 2019Create An Outdoor Entertaining Space That You Can Use Through Fall facebook twitter pinterest email by Elizabeth V on September 16 2019 Updated on May 07 2020 Here in California outdoor entertaining is timeless We are heading outside for BBQs pizza oven nights and cozy evenings by the fire well into October There are a few essentials

How to Create a Welcoming Outdoor Space on a Budget

Jun 19 2019Today I'm sharing my tips for creating a welcoming outdoor space on a budget using our lake house outdoor spaces as inspiration for planning our new deck and patio design With the summer holidays just over a week away I've definitely had our outdoor spaces on my mind We are still knee deep in Read More about How to Create a Welcoming Outdoor Space on a Budget

10 Ways to Create a Backyard Getaway

Fireplaces make a natural focal point and can help define space and provide privacy for an outdoor room They're also a starting point for an outdoor kitchen Fire pits whether built-in or moveable also serve to draw people together and can extend the usefulness of an outdoor

Create Your Outdoor Living Space

Jun 02 2019From entertaining to personal downtime it's time to get outside! Think of your outdoor living space in the same terms as your indoor living spaces Create conversation areas with a variety of outdoor furniture pieces Mix it up with single chairs rockers or an inviting gliding bench around a backyard fire pit or water fountain

Why the Oudoor Living Room is Every Southerner's Favorite

The outdoor room is the epitome of a low-cost living space extension—without the effort and expense of a full-blown renovation or home addition This is especially true in the South where the outdoors can be enjoyed for much of the year Turning your eye outside—whether it be to a patio a porch a side yard or a tiny balcony—will expand your living space offer a little breathing room

7 inviting outdoor room ideas

Aug 20 2020To create an inviting outdoor living room approach the outdoors as you would the indoors: consider light and temperature think about scale and materials and how they relate to your interiors and have a clear idea of the way you want to use this part of your home Here are 7

Creating inviting outdoor spaces for entertaining

Apr 22 2014From barbecues and games of bocce to parties and candlelit dinners your outdoor space can be a hub for entertaining friends and family "Try to create a living room for your outdoor space " says Kate Anthony owner of Kate Company Design Studio and Interior Design instructor at The Art Institute of California – San Diego a campus of

Create an Inviting Outdoor Space

Jun 25 2015Create an Inviting Outdoor Space (or your actual child) and roll out the outdoor carpet for an even cozier entertaining space twigandtimber I have always wanted to create a special outdoor space but this Texas heat makes me want to stay

Create the Ultimate Outdoor Entertaining and Gathering Space

Jun 04 2020Outdoor entertaining gathering and "staycations" are going to be top of everyone's list this summer If you are looking to upgrade your outdoor spaces now is the time to do it Whether your budget and vision are small or large there are hundreds of ways to create the ultimate outdoor entertaining space