With many of us having spent so much time at home during 2020, it became obvious that our outdoor spaces needed an overhaul to make it easier to spend time outdoors. At Eve Gianni Art + Interiors, we offer a variety of home decor styles to help you create the perfect outdoor living area. Keep reading for six tips to make the most out of your outdoor spaces this spring.
Outdoor furniture can be used as a place to relax, eat, or extra seating for a party. Whatever you decide to do with it, you can create a space that’s meant to fit your needs based on the occasion. Use couches and tables that can be used interchangeably to meet your immediate needs. Furthermore, bench seating can double as storage to help clean up the yard after a day of play.
Speaking of bench seating, your outdoor dining area can host more guests without the clutter that comes with several chairs. You can choose to either have a bench built into your deck or patio go with a free-standing bench that can be moved to wherever you need, either way, it provides comfortable seating without taking up too much space.
Spring evenings can get cool in the Northeastern region. Installing a fire pit table to create a simple and warm centerpiece to gather around day and night. Even if you don’t plan to use your fire pit table year-round, you can use the edges as an additional place to hold your food or drinks.
Whether you’re looking to create a faux fence line or provide a scenic backdrop to your seating area, potted plants are a fast and easy way to build a natural environment in your yard. When choosing potted plants, consider the role you’d like them to play. If you’re looking to build a quick border, tall plants are ideal. Should you simply want them as an accent, you can go with smaller plants that still allow you to see your surroundings.
Set the mood from dusk through the evening with outdoor lighting. With options that vary from cantina lights to hanging light fixtures to garden lights, you can have the perfect lighting solution to fit your style and outdoor living space.
Add a fountain
Enjoy the ambiance of natural running water with a small fountain. You can place a fountain next to your outdoor living space or situate it in your garden, either way, you’ll have the subtle sounds of a babbling brook to produce an idyllic environment.
Schedule an appointment
Take your home decor styles outdoors to make the most of your outdoor living spaces this spring. The team at Eve Gianni Art + Interiors can help you make the best living space for outdoor relaxation and entertaining. Schedule an appointment today and we’ll help you with the design and implementation of your new backyard or patio area. Fill out our online contact form to get in touch.