An outdoor living space can significantly add some magic and aesthetics to the curb appeal as well as provides another functional area where you can meet, greet, and entertain guests and friends.
A lot of homeowners like to have something special in their property and good thing is that there are many DIYs ready and made available on the Internet — free for everyone to follow. If you have some old patio or unused backyard, you can turn them into a cozy outdoor living space that is both decorative and functional for your property. All you need to do is to have a little bit of pressure washing to clean the surface, little renovations, and some small purchases to complete what you have been dreaming of.
The following are the tips on how to make a cozy outdoor living space:
1.Choose the best and perfect spot
The perfect place is somewhere open and breeze probably shaded with some trees and surrounded with plants. Moreover, it will be better if you have a pool near the place where you would build your outdoor living space. Either near a pool or a den of trees can do. You can drape fun lights from them and make this space cozy and pretty.
2.Choose your Furniture
There is no need to choose big and expensive furniture. So long as you have a functional piece of furniture for this, probably some chairs and a table, you can now have your dream outdoor living space.
3.Have some lighting for a cozier effect
Lighting is very important especially at night as it emphasizes the whole area, and provides the ambiance of the whole place. Since you will need a cozy place to have outside, you can invest more on lanterns and candles as other lightings.
4.Have some additional floral bouquets and potted plants and flowers
There is no wonder how plants and flowers create attraction to the whole place. The greens and the colors combine will to the whole place as well as complement the lightings at night. You can pick some flowers and potted plants from your garden and arrange them according to your preferred areas and arrangements
5.Add some pillow
Pillows will definitely make any place cozier and by adding a humungous pillow in the garden, you will make the coziest place in your house.
6.Add some firepit
The cozy feels will not be complete without the outdoor firepit. You can just go around with a bucket of firewood.
7.Put some umbrella
If you were starting from scratch, having an umbrella would be a very good way to provide your outdoor living space that kind of protection against the sun or rain. However, you can also opt for a full cover when you have renovated your patio into this living space.
It is relatively easy to spice up your property and turn your patio into something pretty and cozy that could match the summer heat and the night’s breeze. You do not need to purchase expensive stuff by the way. You can even use old furniture and have some modifications. And tada! Just a little bit of effort, and you now have your newly transformed patio.