Fall is right around the corner. Time to trade in the days at the beach for the days of prepping hot chocolate and watching the leaves fall. While you may not enjoy the weather wearing shorts anymore, that doesn’t mean a patio can’t still be enjoyable as the temperatures start to drop.
Just as seasons bring about change in the weather, it’s time for you to bring change to your outdoor living space. Your patio can still be useful throughout the fall, and with the right adjustments, it can be one of your favorite hangout spots. Consider these tips for getting your patio ready for fall.
Clean Up Your Furniture
Umbrellas were nice for the warmer months, but now it’s time to replace them with something that suits the season better. Clear out all of your summer supplies, and replace them with furniture that uses a fall color scheme.
Bring Out The Fall Decor
Seasonal decor is a great way to help your patio scream “fall.” A good place to start would be some Halloween decorations since Halloween will be right around the corner. Afterward, you can transition again towards November. You could also stick with a neutral season decor that lasts from September to December.
Make Cozy and Inviting Touches
The beauty of a patio is that it isn’t restricted to being useful in the summer. It can be just as valuable during the fall as well. Entertaining guests after temperatures drop is possible as long as you make the right adjustments.
As we get closer to winter, the days are going to get shorter. That’s why you would be smart to install patio lighting. This will let you make use of your patio even after it gets dark. Along with new fixtures, candles could be another lighting solution, and they have the benefit of bringing extra comfort to the atmosphere.
Keep Yourself Warm
On the topic of keeping things cozy on your patio, you’ll want to make sure you can stay warm as the weather outside gets cooler. Try installing an outdoor space heater to keep you warm and comfortable. Heaters can be stylish as well, meaning they can blend in with everything else you put on your patio.
You could also take a different route to keep warm by getting some pillows and blankets to put on top of your patio furniture.
Contact Lehnhoff’s Landscaping
At Lehnhoff Landscaping, we specialize in transforming your outdoor spaces into an extension of your home, while at the same time maintaining the integrity of the property and surrounding areas. From initial contact to project completion, our team turns your vision into reality and personally walks you through the entire process, step by step. Every detail is addressed to ensure that you come away with a finished product that exceeds your expectations.