Outdoor Space Makeover Ideas for Everyone: Decks, Patios & More

Today, we're tackling a subscriber request – tips on decorating outdoor spaces. Whether you have a tiny balcony or a sprawling backyard, this video has something for you:

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1. Balcony Bliss

First up, the balcony. Privacy is key here.

Plants are a natural solution, but artificial or bamboo screens work too.

Seating is next – a bistro set or comfy bench creates a cozy hangout. Don't forget weatherproof materials!

Add pops of color with pillows, throws, and string lights to set the mood.

2. Deck Delights

Next, let's talk decks. Spruce up your deck and make it usable year-round.

Sun sails offer stylish shade and protection from the elements.

Lounge seating is a must – add colorful pillows for personality.

Don't be afraid of unique seating shapes – they add visual interest.

Surround your space with plants, lighting, and side tables for a welcoming vibe.

3. Patio Perfect

Moving on to patios, those concrete, paver, stone, or gravel areas.

Fire pits are perfect for patios – they provide warmth, ambiance, and the ultimate s'mores haven!

Choose a fire pit style that suits you – built-in, table-top, or freestanding. Adirondack chairs or other heat-resistant seating are ideal for gathering around the flames.

For the ultimate entertainer's dream, consider an outdoor kitchen – simple or elaborate, with grills, fridges, sinks, pizza ovens, fireplaces, and even bar seating.

Cover your kitchen with a pergola or patio cover for shade.

4. Backyard Bonanza

Finally, the backyard – your chance to include everything we've talked about: comfy seating, dining areas, fire pits, swings, gazebos, or even a hot tub!

Lighting is key – string lights create a festive atmosphere.

Lush landscaping makes a big statement. Keep your grass green, add perennials for year-round beauty, and choose annuals for vibrant pops of color. Prune your trees and shrubs to keep them healthy.

Fill every corner of your backyard with something interesting to create a truly stunning outdoor space.

We've looked at many different types of outdoor living spaces - which resonated with you? Hopefully, you now feel that it's simple to create a beautiful and functional outdoor living space for your family and friends to enjoy.

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