As the weather warms up and spring arrives, people want to spend extra time in the sun for that ‘sunkissed’ summer look. Homeowners are looking to expand their living spaces to the outdoors. Outdoor living areas have become increasingly popular with good reason! Not only do they provide an excellent place to relax and entertain guests, but they also add value to your home. In this blog, we will discuss the interior design trends for outdoor living spaces in the springtime and how they can increase the value of your home!
Create a Cozy Space
One of the biggest trends in outdoor living spaces is creating a cozy atmosphere. This can be achieved by using warm lighting, comfortable furniture, and soft textures like throw blankets and pillows.
By using natural materials, you can create a harmonious connection between your indoor and outdoor spaces.
Add an Outdoor Kitchen
They provide a great place to barbeque and entertain guests (especially during the summertime), and they can add significant value to your home. By adding an outdoor kitchen, you can create a complete outdoor living space that will make your home more desirable to potential buyers.
Adding a Fire Pit
Although this sounds counterintuitive to the season, fire pits are a great addition to any backyard as they create a cozy atmosphere, perfect for entertaining or relaxing. They can be built-in or portable, depending on your preference. Plus, who doesn’t enjoy smores on any night out?
Incorporate Water features
Water features are a great way to add value to your outdoor living space. Consider incorporating a fountain or even a small pool into your backyard. Water features can add a sense of tranquility to your space, making it a more desirable place to relax and unwind.
By following these interior design trends for outdoor living spaces in the springtime, you can create a beautiful and functional space that will make your home more attractive to potential buyers. Don’t be afraid to get creative and incorporate your own personal style into your design, as this will make your space feel unique and special.
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This home sold in 2022 for 49% above asking price! It was an exclusive Cush listing, in Crocker Highlands neighborhood in Oakland, California. An inviting and inspiring atmosphere matters. If you’d like a jump start to your inspiration at home, whether outside space ideas, or an interior refresh, please contact us! We love helping!