Outdoor Landscapes: Big Impacts with Decks and Patios

Decks are a popular low-cost way to add living space to a home’s lawn and landscape. They not only make it convenient to enjoy sitting during the day or night, with family and friends or just to relax by yourself; they also open up your home for entertaining and outdoor dining.

Outdoor rooms have become more than just an extension of the home they are for warm weather climates. Many homeowners are remodeling their outdoor space to incorporate outdoor kitchens, dining and entertainment areas; some include a mix of patio and deck transition living areas.

If you are thinking about creating an outdoor living space there are three basic areas  to consider the outdoor kitchen, the grilling area, food prep area, sink area and of course the dining area. New Jersey Landscaping provides plenty of options for creating the perfect outdoor space.

Make sure to consider the location of your deck, when you’re outside you don’t want guests to get burned up by the heat, so try to ensure that the area you choose is not under direct sunlight during the time of day you normally have get-togethers or make sure to install a pergola or umbrella to help reduce the sun’s impact.

If you don’t happen to have a huge budget for outdoor remodeling, you don’t have to take on an entire project at once try doing a little at a time. There are plenty of options for working with-in smaller budgets, instead of using stone pavers for your patio, try using firmly pressed gravel or mulch, add a few decorative plants and an outdoor carpet and a small patio set,  roll out your grill and your off to a good start. Take on additional steps as finances become available.

Montella North Jersey Landscaping and Tree Service can help you with any outdoor  project large or small, we are experts at hard-scapes and landscapes so combining the two in a natural way can make a big difference in your yard.

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