Ideally, the patio is the space for outdoor relaxation for the family and the place where you can entertain your guests, a space that can be best enjoyed if it is fitted with comfortable furniture and features an attractive landscape. If you are currently looking for inspiration to make your patio more pleasant to spend time in, here are some tips for you:
- Pick plants that are native to your region – exotic plants might look great and it might be tempting to add them to your landscape, but native plants can be just as beautiful and they will give you the added benefit of more resistance to the element and reduced maintenance needs;
- Use edging to separate flower beds – a bed with some rugged rocks and succulents looks great when surrounded with edging that winds in soft, curved lines;
- Use the right pavement for your pathways – the color and the texture of your pavement should match the overall style of your landscape and your garden;
- Use illumination creatively – LED strings are excellent lighting devices that can be wrapped around trees, used at the bottom of the steps or stretched to delimit flower beds, too;
- Use comfortable furniture – you can buy beautiful outdoor patio furniture in Denver or you can create your own using natural wood, stone, even from pallets.