A patio could be considered the heart of your back yard, and it makes sense why! A patio is typically the focal point of your outdoor space, it is where all of the entertaining happens and where all of those great summer memories are made. If you are in need of some patio inspiration, we have just what you need! If you hate your patio, make a goal to redo it this spring, you owe it to yourself and your guests! Perhaps one of those ideas will be just what you were looking for!
A pergola is a great way to incorporate a shaded area in your backyard. These look beautiful, and provide really great privacy. Consider adding some curtains for added privacy, or use plants. Either way, this looks like a resort hideaway!
A great place to sit, relax and enjoy some marshmallows. If you have the time and space, adding a built in fireplace could be a really great addition. Pair with some great outdoor furniture and you’ll have the coziest patio around!
PVP Pipe Cabana
If a pergola is too big of a project for you, make a cabana out of PVP pipe! Get the tutorial from Sunset.
If you live in a hot, dry environment, grass isn’t always the best option for the environment or your yard. Use natural looking stones to highlight your great outdoor spa.
Open Dining Room
Perfect for a rustic farmhouse, build an outdoor dining room out of reclaimed materials. This would be great for an outdoor wedding!
The modern take on the fireplace, and the clean edges of the pool make this a stunning change to an typical outdoor space. The art work on the fence brings a level of high class into your yard. Wouldn’t this be great to sit and read by?
Create this stunning outdoor space with a koi pond and some similarly colored tiles. Idea from Stylee Stay.
Fit for an English Manor, this stunning shallow pool looks beautiful with the antique looking pool house. The lush greener compliments the white stone of the house creating a serene spot that no one would want to leave.
If you are lacking space in the backyard, but have a great courtyard out front, turn it into a great sitting area. Use brightly colored furniture and lush greens to create a relaxing atmosphere, all without leaving your front yard!
You cannot go wrong with outdoor furniture made out of wicker. Really, it isn’t possible! Keep the colors light and airy, making relaxation a breeze! Idea from Style Estate.
Use a variety of stones and bricks to make a patchwork quilt patio. The change of colors and textures gives your backyard a whimsical feel.
Instead of using curtains, patio furniture, or a fireplace to decorate your patio, use plants! Is there anything more perfect?