While in the process of revamping a home, the outdoor space might get left out. Thinking about it from a functionality standpoint, this is completely understandable: Unless you live in a particularly warm climate, the outdoors are not somewhere you want to be for the majority of the year. It can get cold, and frostbite hasn’t been in style since the Ice Age.
But dining al fresco or hosting an outdoor soirée are both undeniably a few of the best parts of summer so, when the warmer months roll around, having an accessible outside space is ideal. If you’re lucky enough to have one —be it a full backyard-patio situation or a smaller balcony— and don’t know how to decorate it, don’t worry. Once again, Pinterest has come to the rescue with a list of trending ideas to try on your outdoor space. Tiling
The bolder, the better. Tiles in all prints and colors are trending this year, and they’re a great way to spice up an outdoor patio if you want to keep your furniture relatively neutral. Emily Henderson’s
blue and white tiled patio provides the perfect pop of color without overpowering the space.