Thursday, 27 April 2017

Five Ways To Liven Up Your Entertainment Spaces

Everyone wants that one space where they are able to entertain their guests and show off their awesome home. If your entertainment space is of the indoor-outdoor variety, you're in luck because not only does it make your house very nice to look at, but it is also sought after by potential buyers. It will allow you the perfect blend of indoor and outdoor accommodations that keep your guests happy and your home value skyrocketing.

Just make sure you do not overcrowd your outdoor space. You want it to look good and be efficient, not a cluttered, hard to navigate mess. There are countless ways you can easily spruce it up outside your home! From building new rooms to adding a swing or fountain, the possibilities are endless!

Just make sure you keep it consistent and don't make it look too cluttered!

We'll show you our five favorite ways to spruce up your outdoor entertainment spaces below!

Build An Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor kitchens are all the rave these days. They save the trip back inside when preparing an amazing meal for your family and friends. You can use a faux brick wall back-splash or some natural wood flooring and give it a modern, yet earthy touch. Having an outdoor kitchen means you are able to make food, provide drinks, and stay close to your guests without going back and forth between your kitchen inside! What a win!

Add Some Furniture!
You will definitely need furniture if you are planning on having guests over!
You will want to choose furniture that matches your theme and is crowd pleasing. Benches, couches, tables, even hammocks are good choices depending on the feel you are going for! Furniture is one of the easiest ways to liven up your space!

Install Some Glass Doors

If you install large glass doors leading into and out of your home, you bring your entire space together. Not only does it allow an amazing view, but it also makes it all flow together beautifully. It allows a lot of light and keeps the cold air out in the winter, while in the summer, gives an easy entrance and exit for your guests. You can even spice it up a bit more by adding these beautiful glass doors to a faux brick wall that will truly make your space pop year round!

Don't Forget The Outdoor Blinds
Outdoor blinds are a great way to add life to your entertainment space year round. They are very attractive to look at, but also very beneficial to your guests. They will provide protection from the sun in the summer months as well as keeping bugs off of them and in the cooler months, they provide shelter from the wind and rain. They provide a nice place to enjoy the fresh air an view, without having to endure the elements!

Get Technical!

Whether you want to add a stereo system into a faux brick wall space or add a screen for outdoor movie nights, you will definitely want to add some technology outside to help liven things up! Imagine, the warm summer nights around a fire with good music and good company or a cool night cuddled up in front of a good movie. No matter which direction you choose to take, you're definitely going to bring your friends and family together with a little extra technology outside!

In Short
While there are a lot of ways to liven up your outdoor entertainment space, you definitely have some things to consider. Make sure you keep your space in mind when shopping for furniture and big items such as statues or fountains. Make sure you consider who you plan to have over and how you want your new space to look. And remember, above all else, have fun with it!