There are endless ways you can kick your patio furniture up a notch this year. By adding new décor elements to your outdoor area, such as unique planters and fire tables, you can quickly transform your deck into the relaxing space you’ve been envisioning. To get started, it’s important to explore your space limitations, any safety concerns you need to consider, as well as the light requirements of your patio. Check out the information and tips below that we’ve outlined, to begin revamping your outdoor patio space today.
Consider Your Space
How many people do you typically entertain? Having an idea of the number of people who will be enjoying your patio space is a great place to start. Most days, will you be hosting 4 people, or 10? You’ll want to be prepared with adequate furniture. Here are a few types of outdoor furniture to consider adding to your space:
- Conversational Sets – modular outdoor sofas, side tables, chaises, and ottomans. Mixed materials, conversational sets with storage. Section with chaise lounge.
- Sun Lounger – The perfect choice for couples who want to enjoy relaxing on their deck or in their yard together or great way to add more seating to an already existing set.
- Dining Sets – Opt for comfortable chairs and a durable table. Also, look for long-wearing outdoor materials, such as aluminum, recycled plastic, resin wicker, powder coated aluminum with hydraulics, faux easy to care for wood, double sided glass tops, and faux cement tops.
Create an Inviting Atmosphere
Your outdoor space is as important as any other room in your house, and should be decorated as such. There are many options for patio furniture that allow you to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for your family and your guests. Whether you want to create a cheerful space for entertaining or a zen-like area for quiet relaxation, there are many ways to use patio furniture and accents to set up an outdoor area that you look forward to spending time in every day. Seek out patio furniture that meets your design aesthetic and provides comfort and is functional.
Understanding Your Light Requirements
Does your patio receive mostly sun or shade throughout the day? If the answer was “full sun,” consider adding an umbrella to your patio table set! Umbrellas are a great way to add a fun design aesthetic as well as a functional dynamic to your space.
- Umbrellas – Choose from a wide selection of colours, styles and types! Whether you opt for a solid colour umbrella, or a fun pattern, this accessory can truly transform your outdoor space. Popular types of umbrellas include free-standing umbrellas and table umbrellas.
When you come into TERRA Greenhouses, our knowledgeable staff will discuss your outdoor patio furniture needs with you, giving you advice on the best options for your lifestyle.