With Summer right around the corner its time to start thinking about the place we will spend most of our weekends; the patio! Enjoy our list of top Patio Design Ideas!
A well-designed patio can offer an ideal retreat for relaxing, outdoor entertaining, or simply enjoying the beauty of nature. There is a patio perfectly suited for every home, lifestyle, and budget. Patios can be designed in every shape, color, size, and material imaginable. Before you start laying down the first pavers or pouring concrete, you should consider your options. Today’s patios are more versatile and offer a wide range of options in design.
Mix of Fire and Water
Who says that fire and water do not mix. This front patio oasis reflects all the best elements present in modern design. Clean lines and a modern use of concrete embellishments form the foundation for this modern seating area. The bold use of modern materials is subdued by the refreshing additions of water and the lovely verdant hues present in the area. When designing your perfect patio, remember that sometimes unlikely mixes make the best matches.
Subdued Outdoor Sitting
Outdoor living can be comfortable. This comfy outdoor seating area is practically inviting you to prop up your feet and have a drink. The cozy outdoor furnishings are expertly embellished by the use of home decor, such as a bowl of fruit and plush pillows. Keeping the decor neutral helps make the stunning view the focal point.
Laid Back Garden Patio
Pops of Pattern
This mostly neutral space is brought to life with punches of pattern. The otherwise simple space has been easily transformed into an outdoor living area through a few simple decorating touches.
This front courtyard spares no expense in achieving an all-together bold and ultimately unique style. Patio designs such as this harken back to the ancient Roman tradition of incorporating large open spaces into a home’s interior. This wonderful example of a courtyard is able to meet a multitude of needs. The outdoor space as a sitting area and a gardening space. However, the multiple uses of the space do not diminish the spaces use of stylish patio decor. The home decorations offer a dazzling display of elegance and charm. From the undulating black-and-white chairs to the stylish fleur-de-lis patterned throw pillows, this living space is oozing with style.
Old World Charm
The rustic stone columns, untreated timbers, and an elaborate metal chandelier create a sense of medieval charm amid this quiet patio setting. The wooden dining chairs and outdoor fireplace add modern comfort and convenience to this old world style living space. Adding old world charm to your outdoor space can be accomplished through the right combination of materials and old world style. When creating your own patio, consider the type of style that you would like to incorporate, and then research elements of that style so that you are able to make informed design choices.
Patterns in Pavers
The innovative fountain area uses large square tiles of cement and green grass to form an almost rug-like pattern. The green grass growing in-between the cement contrasts with the red and blue pops of color used in the flower bed surrounding the water feature. The space’s interesting use of cement tiles is a wonderful inspiration for anyone planning out their own patio.