5 Trends in Patio Design
How to make a cozy patio for day and evening gatherings in the open air? Where to place your patio or a small garden? Here are the concerns of the owners of private houses and cottages during the spring warmth. That is why today we consider the most popular and fashionable solutions in patio design.
5 Trends in Patio Design in 2014
Natural materials in patio design
There is much talk about the popularity of natural materials for interior design and decoration of the house. The same trend has touched also an outdoor space. Definitely making a bench of flagstone in your garden is not the cheapest pleasure. But it looks 100 times better than any plastic analog, and such bench will serve for many generations of your descendants.
Cool evenings are a familiar phenomenon in fall and spring. Therefore, when creating a patio pay attention to another hot trend – an outdoor fireplace or a firepit near the patio. Just imagine, what could be better than evening family gatherings around the campfire in the open air! Tempting, isn’t it?
Nowadays landscapers increasingly began to pay attention to the use local plants in the design of gardens and flowerbeds. Native flowers and grasses are good because they are inexpensive (and even costless), no less beautiful than their overseas relatives and will make your garden not only traditional and harmonious, but also trendy.
Vertical gardens are popular not only indoors. Create living walls with your hands and enjoy the beautiful result.
Beds of herbs and greens
In our time, the world tends to a healthy lifestyle and nutrition. So a small garden with dill, lettuce and parsley is the must-have of every housewife. Herbs and greens can be used to make beautiful beds. This decision is beautiful and delicious!