How to Create a Cozy Outdoor Space

There is no denying the fact that people love being outdoors. There are also many health benefits associated to outdoor living as well.

Being in Nature helps reduce stress levels and improves both physical and mental health, and correlates to better academic performance. And who doesn’t want or need these benefits?

Make the best of outdoor living by creating a relaxing, inviting and cozy space. The outdoor area should be as comfortable as indoor living. Here are a few tips to get started.

fullsizeoutput_88e2Comfortable seating is very important to a cozy outdoor living space. If the space isn’t comfortable, we won’t want to spend time there. We purchased this outdoor wicker patio set many years ago from Costco and it has held up very well. It’s the perfect size for the deck off our master bedroom.

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Decorate the space with nature by adding pretty flowers to ceramic pots.

fullsizeoutput_88e5Flowers always make a space more inviting and add the perfect touch of color.

fullsizeoutput_88e6Bring in lanterns and candles for ambiance and romance, twinkling lights are a beautiful addition too.

fullsizeoutput_88e7 Incorporate an outdoor rug for color, pattern, and texture. Rugs also provide comfort and warmth to any living area. But make sure your rug is weather resistant like this one from Frontgate HERE.

fullsizeoutput_88e8Add extras like a cozy throw for cool days, pillows, and some preserved boxwood topiaries HERE.

fullsizeoutput_88e9The addition of climbing vines intertwining into the railings and a welcome mat HERE add to the relaxed vibe for our balcony.

Living outdoors can be as comfortable as living indoors but with the added benefits of nature! Go ahead spruce up an outdoor living space, you will be so happy you did.

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