With the summer season in full swing, home owners all around the Nashville area are surely spending a lot more time outside, enjoying the beautiful scenery that defines Middle Tennessee. Depending on where you live and how much space you have, there are plenty ways to enhance your outdoor living area, especially if you have a fairly large backyard. And with plenty of warm summer days and nights ahead, it’s not too late to implement some of these awesome outdoor design ideas:
Install a DIY fire pit.
Although it may sound simple, and even somewhat obvious, there’s no better centerpiece to have in your backyard while enjoying a relaxing night out under the stars than a well-designed fire pit. Furthermore, it’s also one of the easier and more affordable projects to take on as well, so if you don’t yet have a cozy fire pit outside, add this installment to your summertime to-do list.
Don’t forget the hammock.
If you think you’ll never use a hammock, think again. More often than not, home owners who take the time to setup one of these swinging comfort zones can’t get enough. But be mindful of where you choose to put it. While some people prefer to be out in the sun, others like the shade. But regardless of which preference you chose in that regard, a quiet spot in the backyard is always a must.
Mood lighting isn’t just for Christmas.
Lighting can really set the tone for any living area in your Nashville home, which includes outdoor living spaces. Stringing lights up in a tree helps illuminate a cozy backyard setting while also helping make the area much more inviting should you use your outdoor space for entertaining.