5 Ways to Make The Most of Your Outdoor Space

No matter how much of an indoor person you are, there’d come a time where you’d crave the natural air and look forward to the sight of beauty of nature. These usually happen during warm season or when the host plans to have a barbecue night. Settings like sparks up conversation in itself and create a relaxing ambiance if well laid out and set.

Whether you have a big budget or taking the DIY route, beautiful outdoor spaces can be created to refresh the spirit. Here are some of our favourite monochrome and neutral inspired outdoor spaces.

Here are a few ideas you should consider to make the most out of your outdoor space:

1. Ensure it is Well-Spaced

Make your outdoor space as spacious as possible to allow room for people to move around as they will in indoor. While you may want to put enough seats to accommodate people, you should ensure there are rooms for easy movement.

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2. Choice of Furniture

You may want to go for colorful or monotone furniture depending on your favorite color and what you wish to achieve with your space. Often times, people go for natural rugs and monotone, nude or soft color to slightly contrast with the outdoor nature. Also a lot of people opt for furniture that can withstand the different weather condition, which is why some people go for cane chairs with removable cushions.

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3. Create Entertaining Spots

To make it look more homely like your indoor space, you may want to create a few entertaining spots and amenities like a mini bar, kitchen and access to a pool.

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4. Add Some Splash of Colors

This ranges from pots of flowery plants, flowing curtains, artifacts, lighting and colorful foldable chairs for when you have extra guests.

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5. Invest in Good Lighting

Ensure you invest in lighting to create a beautiful ambiance for evenings sit outs and to light out the place.

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Happy decorating.


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