Outdoor Area Ideas

 

Looking to Remodel your Outdoor Area?

Summer is coming up, so time to create an outdoor area that makes living in Sunny SA worthwhile. Some decking, trellises and interesting roofing make for a great entertainment area.

What are the current trends for outdoor entertainment areas?

To incorporate the outdoor living areas with those of the interiors, thus creating a seamless flow between the various spaces of the home. Being mindful, for example, on the type of flooring used – a big trend is to use the same/complimenting flooring on the inside as well as on the outside, again creating a sense of flow between the different areas. The use of large doorways with pocketed doors is another popular trend at the moment and is a great way of achieving open spaces. Home automation – visual and audio distribution to include the outdoor entertainment areas is definitely a must. You can listen to your favourite CD or watch the game on TV with the click of a button.

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Entertainment Area Ideas

 

How about installing a pub or small entertainment area?

If you love concocting new drinks for friends and entertaining in your home, then creating a home bar should be next on your to-do list. These home bar ideas will help you create a space that’s original, functional and attractive enough to become the centerpiece of your at-home entertaining.

The first thing you’ll want to decide is where to put your home bar. Common placements include kitchens and dining rooms, although living rooms and basements are also popular, as people also entertain guests in those rooms. If you live in an area with great weather year-round, you could even consider an outdoor bar.

Keep in mind that if you want your bar to have appliances such as a refrigerator, wine cooler or sink, then you’ll need water and electricity set up in that area as well. You can create a home bar almost anywhere in your home with a bit of creativity and by following your own personal style.

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