Design Ideas to Revamp Your Patio for Fun in the Sun

Is your patio looking outdated or neglected? Have you stopped using it as much as before? If you answered yes to either of the questions, then your patio might need redecorating.

Your patio is an extension of your indoor living environment. It’s a great place to read books, have a cup of tea or entertain guests. If you feel like it lacks function, style and comfort, here are some simple outdoor decor ideas to transform your patio and improve its ambience.

Install screens or enclosures

Screens give the illusion of an outdoor wall that will make you feel like your patio has become another indoor living area. They provide you with privacy from neighbours and additional shade during bright days.

If you want extra protection from outdoor elements, an enclosure allows you to enjoy your outdoor space without being plagued by bugs, insects and other pests. An enclosure is also a great feature that will make outside dining enjoyable and comfortable in any season, as it will protect you and your patio from difficult weather conditions.

Invest in new furniture pieces

Great furniture brings comfort and function to outdoor spaces. Spacious tables and a wicker sofa stocked with ample cushions can transform the patio into a second family room. When choosing furniture for your patio, purchase easy-to-care pieces that will look wonderful even with a bit of wear and tear. Most metal, cedar, teak and all-weather wicker pieces are unfazed by whatever nature throws their way.

Add a dash of colour with pillows, plants and accent rugs

Do you feel like your patio looks dull and boring? Sometimes, you only need a bit of colour to spruce it up. Add some patterned cushions to your seats, put a bright ornament on the table and place some vibrant potted plants. Patterned cushions add a rich layer of visual texture to a space with mostly solid-coloured furniture while bright trinkets and ornaments create focal points. Plants will also bring life to your patio and selecting decorative pots will turn the plants into statement pieces.

Additionally, area rugs will give your patio a splash of style. The rugs are an easy way to add some visual interest and warmth to the space. It doesn’t matter if you go with neutrals, solid colours, modern patterns or animal prints. Any type of rug is an excellent option if you want to enhance the look and feel of your patio.  

Upgrade your roofing

If your patio’s roof is too hot to relax under or it’s an old style with timber beams and corrugated iron, it might be time to upgrade to a roofing system that’s modern and keeps intense temperatures at bay. Insulated roofing works wonders for the aesthetics of your outdoor area, in addition to making it more comfortable. It acts like a force field against bad weather, providing you with a significant amount of control over the climate. With insulated roofing, you won’t have to worry about relaxing in your patio when the sun is at its peak because the panels will protect you from direct heat.

Quality Insulated Roofing Solutions from Just Patios

Want to enjoy your patio even during the hottest days of the year? Just Patios offers quality insulated roofing for patios that are worth the cost. The insulated panels are designed to be installed on any kind of suitable frame, providing homeowners with optimum comfort and lower heating costs in their outdoor living areas.

For more information and enquiries, contact us on 1300 284 531.