Just like interior spaces, outdoor living has seen an evolution of style. In this blog post, we’ll review some popular trends and go over some ideas to ensue you have a functional and beautiful outdoor space for family and friends.
Even in small exterior spaces, one trend that we think is here to stay is defined spaces. Previously, a homeowner might have defined their space on a patio with a table and chairs. Today we see more elaborate ways to clearly define functional outdoor living areas using not only furniture, but landscape and hardscape.
A covered patio, whether attached to a home or detached, can provide the functional value of protection from the elements and temperature control. But it is also being used more and more as a way to create a defined space. A detached covered patio can provide an opportunity to infuse another design style or reinforce architectural elements of your current home.
Unique decks and patios can also create “getaways” within your outdoor li...