Outdoor Living – Expand Your Living Space
The days are long and bright and now, more than ever we went to spend as much time as we can enjoying the great outdoors! Whether you have a small patio or large deck, dock, gazebo or garden extending your outdoor living area to feel like an extension of your home is a good idea.
We’ve come up with a few ideas to get you started on creating your dream outdoor space.
If you are furnishing a smaller outdoor space – such as a, garden, small patio or deck –Ashley Furniture’s Town Wood Casual dining set is a great space saving idea. Consider a table that can be used indoors and outdoors to get more use from the piece. A powder coated base pairs beautifully with an Acacia wood top for casual minimalist dining al fresco. Available in regular or counter height the set also has a hole for an umbrella for easy-breezy outdoor living $925.
This patio season, we’re seeing flexible outdoor spaces that function as an extension of your indoor living space. Achieve a cozy, outdoor living room feeling with a sectional sofa, in a neutral colour palette and opt for cushions in vibrant colours to brighten up your space. Sectional sofas are available in a variety of sizes and configurations and allow for a cozy feeling when you add an outdoor rug, plants and side tables.
Area Rugs & Accessories
A great way to create that indoor feeling for your outdoor space is with an outdoor area rug. Experiment with bold patterns and colours, or go monochromatic and add visual interest and depth through the use of different textures and materials.
Accessorize your space and make it your own, with unique pieces such as, lanterns, trays, throws and cushions. Create comfortable shady spaces with planters. Try including vegetables, herbs or your favourite summer blossoms to create an even more refreshing and calming atmosphere.