After a long winter, spring is finally here! The sun is out longer, the weather is heating up, and it is a perfect time to start entertaining outdoors. Your guests will make memories at backyard bonfires, endlessly brag about the beautiful tea party you held on your deck, and your kids will never forget their sunshine-filled backyard birthday party. The trouble is, maybe your backyard currently isn’t an ideal entertaining space.
Nothing kills a party quite like an
unlandscaped, unfinished, messy backyard. But, if you dream of
backyard entertainment, you need no longer feel ashamed of your yard.
Instead, here are a few tips for elevating your backyard space
specifically with entertainment purposes in mind.
Invest in a new deck
I think we all have fallen victim to a
soggy, splintering deck at some point in life. You know, the one you
have to tiptoe across in a vain attempt to avoid a splinter. If this
deck currently resides in your yard, it is time for a change. For
entertainment purposes specifically, you do not want your guests to
be positively afraid to step foot on your deck.
Consider investing in composite decking for your home improvement. Composite decking is the perfect choice of flooring because it never splinters. Composite is a combination of plastic and wood pulp, meaning your new deck would be safe from fading, stains, and deterioration. But don’t want to give up the wood look? Composite decking is manufactured to look like wood while also being available in various colors. This is the ideal flooring for any deck but also any entertainment space.
13TEN Renovations, deck builders in Richmond, VA, and Glen Allen, VA, specialize in building beautiful, cost-effective, maintenance-free, and party-worthy decks. Known for taking care of their customers every step of the way, 13TEN Renovations has a combined 28 years of experience in the outdoor renovation industry and is a perfect fit for anyone looking to build a new deck. Check out their website to get started.
Pools, fountains, ponds, you name it!
Water features are a great way to add tranquility or extra fun to
your outdoor living space. Small water features can often be designed
and built by the DIY-loving homeowner. Or, you can invest in a pool
to host pool parties and keep cool during hot summer days.
Keeping a well-groomed yard could be
the only investment you need to make! A lush green yard is a perfect
space for backyard camping or an outdoor movie night under the stars.
Plant an abundance of colorful flowers and large trees to provide
shade, and you have a spectacular, natural entertainment space.
To bring out your inner child, or maybe
appeal to your children, add some fun backyard features. Tire swings
or bed swings will keep small children and adults occupied for hours
at a time. Hang twinkle lights from the trees to light up your yard
at night and give it a magical feel. A simple pergola can be added
along with climbing vines and flowers to make a unique statement
Whatever your budget, whatever idea
speaks to you, you have the power and creativity to turn your
backyard into an entertaining masterpiece. If you are in the Richmond
area and are interested in a new deck, head to 13TEN Renovations to
get started. Your outdoor dream space is within reach- and just a