When summer comes around, there is nothing like being outdoors. Make your outdoor living space more enjoyable with the following tips:
Plan Ahead: Before designing your outdoor area, have a plan and a vision for what you want out of your outdoor space.
What do you want it to look like?
What is the purpose of creating the outdoor space?
What can you afford?
Furnishings: Choose proper furnishings for their function and for the space you want to use. Is it meant solely for entertaining? Is it a peaceful retreat? Is it both?
Landscaping: Consider installing a deck or extend the one you already have. Maybe a stone patio is more to your liking. Think about what plants, shrubs, and potted flowers you want to complete…