This month, we’re all about outdoor living. You may have seen our previous post on Deck Design, and today we focus on patios. A patio is a little area of land designed for luxury. The purpose of a patio is entirely for enjoyment, enabling you to spend time outdoors and appreciate your surroundings. Knowing how to create the perfect patio for you, however, can be a challenge. Read on to consider all your options and craft a patio you love.
Consider how to best use the space you have. Think about the layout of your yard, the size and shape of the patio you wish to have, and which direction your patio will face. How will this affect sunlight and temperature year round? Are there trees or other structures nearby to provide shade?