Your backyard living room design should be just as useful and enjoyable as the inside of your home. Depending on the size of your yard and the needs of your family, there are a variety of design options to choose from to create the most enjoyment possible out of your outdoor living space.
Outdoor dining rooms are quite common and often connect to the inside dining area of the home for convenience and flexibility. Your dining area may feature a rustic family picnic table, a quaint, intimate patio table, or an elegant wrought iron dining set for eight, depending on the overall style of your home and your needs. A variety of outdoor living areas can be integrated into your design plan to create dedicated space for entertaining, playing, and relaxing.
Outdoor Living rooms are also integral parts of many backyard designs. Before selecting the best location for your outdoor living room, consider:
* The time of day it will be used most.
* The activities the space will be used for primarily.
* The effect sunlight will have on the location.
Decks, terraces, and fine outdoor furniture and accessories can make your outdoor living room a favorite spot all year round.
Recreation areas are equally important parts of a functional and pleasant backyard. Tennis courts, play areas for pets and children, hobby workstations, and custom swimming pools can add personality to your outdoor space and provide years of enjoyment for your family.