Examples of Outdoor Living Spaces
Creating an Outdoor Living Space
Outdoor spaces can become an extension of their home. 64% of homeowners have increased their interest in outdoor living solutions. $31 Billion in revenue is collected for patio and deck constructions with the landscaping industry generating revenues of $50 Billion from over 90,000 companies. 85% of North American’s own a grill or smoker with 62% of people using them year round. These statistics prove the growing industry and demand for outdoor living space.
Popular features found in an outdoor living space is dining area, outdoor kitchens, water features, flowers and plans, weather furniture, and lighting. Fireplaces or fire pits are commonly found, the additional of media entertainment such as a television, and hardscaping paths and walkways.
Tips for Creating an Outdoor Living Space
• Strategically place the space in proximity to the home for ease of access.
• Create the layout design and feel.
• Emphasize comfort in seating.
• Illuminate the area with appropriate mood lighting.
• Create and stick to a budget.
• Complete the project in stages.
• Use others as inspiration by pinning them on Pinterest.
• Accessorize your outdoor living space with complimentary décor.
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