Take your warm-weather living to the next level with these 10 luxurious outdoor patio ideas.
Bougainvillea & Tiles
To make the seating area feel like its own nook on a larger patio, lay down some tiles that make it stand out.
For those chillier evenings, heated countertops will make your outdoor space feel cozy. Perfect for stone bars, pool areas & patio dining, guests can enjoy leaning on a warm granite surface all year round.
A Glowing Pergola
This sturdy wood pergola is shaded to perfection, and has just the right amount of fiery charm. The concrete slabs form a minimalist backdrop to the sleek lines of the modern outdoor furnishings.
If you’re not able to include a large stream or pond throughout your yard, consider designing a shallow, more controlled stream to run along the edges of your backyard instead. Click here to see more outdoor water feature ideas.
Small seating area
No matter what size space you’re working with, there is always room for welcoming seating. The above photo shows a metal-framed daybed sitting on a small patio next to the homeowners’ back deck.
What is a patio without a flagstone fire pit? Adding fire to a patio is one of the best ways to get people to gather around and enjoy conversation. Typically used in cooler weather, a fire pit can be used during those long, summer nights to get kids gathered around and make s’mores.
Better yet, why not make the upgrade to a luxurious outdoor fireplace instead? Your home will feel like it has doubled in size with a patio like this.
If you’re someone who loves to entertain, then a T.V. is a must have. It not only adds luxury to your outdoor space, but it allows your guests to come together for a unique viewing experience.
Including built-in seating, like this stucco sectional, will make your patio feel homey and welcoming.
This patio is located away from the house, surrounded by colorful landscaping and shaded by trees. A short wall provides a sense of enclosure.