Fall is the perfect time to design and build a breathtaking outdoor living space. In the fall, sitting outdoors in the cool breeze with a cup of tea or coffee as you take in the beautiful view before you is how we envision you.
Can you imagine yourself sitting outdoors on your amazing outdoor patio? If you can, we have some great ideas for you. Whether you want to create an outdoor working environment or a peaceful escape from everyday life, with a beautiful outdoor space, you can do just that. Let’s take a look at those ideas!
Outdoor Granite Table or Countertop
Granite tables and countertops can withstand the harsh outdoor elements. If traditional furniture is more your style, you can opt for a patio table. Ensure the patio table is designed for comfort in case you want to use it for work.
If you don’t want the sun in your eye, you need to buy blinds, awnings, or umbrellas. If you use your computer without proper shade, the sun will cause a glare on your computer screen, making you strain your eyes.
Since we’re talking about shade, why don’t you install a patio awning in your outdoor environment? If that sounds like a good idea to you, we suggest going with a retractable awning. When the sun goes to sleep, and the moon comes out, you can close the awning. You can get an awning that can retract electronically or manually.
When choosing a patio awning, get the one that complements the design and theme of your outdoor environment. Moreover, an awning that spans up to 20 ft. If the awning features a 16-foot drop with a magnet at the cable guidance system’s base that enables the material to hang flatter, consider buying it. You can enjoy the fall’s windy condition without worrying about awning falling.
Outdoor Fire Pits & Fire Places
Did you always want a fireplace inside your house but didn’t get one? If so, we have news for you. Now, you can install a fireplace or fire pit in your backyard. When the sun begins to set, and the atmosphere becomes pleasantly cold, you can start a fire in your fireplace or fire pit to warm yourself up.
There are several options to consider when selecting your fire pit or installing your fireplace. Fire pits are available in a wide range of materials such as slate, marble, concrete, and cast aluminum. You can get a fire pit that operates on propane, natural gas, or ethanol. A custom designed fireplace can be gas or wood-burning. A fireplace or fire pit will complement your home and landscape and can be used in all seasons.
With it getting darker outside earlier in the fall, you’ll need to turn on the lights. You can install LED lights in your outdoor environment. Outdoor LED lighting is available in several traditional and contemporary designs.
LED lights won’t just make your outdoor space look glamorous, but they’ll save you money. They are energy-efficient and can last several years before you need to replace them. You can buy LED string, lights, bulbs, and bollards. They’re available in various styles, designs, and shapes.
Do you want to take advantage of the beautiful fall weather and hire a professional landscaper to renovate your outdoor living space? Increase your curb appeal by caring for your outdoor space by calling Campbell & Ferrara. We offer outdoor design and build services in Alexandria, Virginia. Let’s get your living environment ready this fall.