If you like spending time in your backyard, chances are you can’t wait for the warmer months of spring and summer. That being said, don’t let the cold keep you away from enjoying some backyard fun. Simply install an outdoor gas fire-pit table, place some chairs around it, and voila, instant warmth. Of course, you may not want to do this on those really cold days of winter, but with spring just around the corner, you can begin to enjoy your backyard again sooner.
Outdoor gas fire-pit tables:
Outdoor gas fire-pit table pictured: Elegance Oriflamme Outdoor Fire Pits and Fire Pit Tables by All Backyard Fun
If you need this kind of table only for the occasional party, you may want to rent one instead of purchasing one. You will find that it can be more economical.
If you’re looking to make the outside of your house more inviting, a cedar porch swing is certainly one way to go. If you’re not too keen on the natural color of cedar you could paint it, but chances are that over time you would need to scrape and refinish it again depending on the amount of use. It would be better to just stain the cedar to keep its natural wood tone shiny for years to come. There are more than a few popular staining brands for you to choose from so there should be no problem finding a stain that looks good.
Cedar porch swings:
Cedar porch swing pictured: Lakeland Mills Cedar Log Porch Swing, 5 foot.
Whether for inside or outside your home, plants add a natural elegance to their surroundings and as such, should be shown off as much as possible. A set of quality designer garden planters should do just fine as they not only help to keep your plants alive, they also add an additional beauty to the plant itself. Just make sure to find out whether or not the planters you wish to buy are to be used exclusively indoors or out. You don’t want your planters ruined by the elements if you can help it.
Designer garden planters:
Designer garden planters pictured:
Left: Strathwood Zinc-Finished Planters, Set of 2, square
Middle: Alora Cube Planter – Extra Large – Black – 23″ x 23″ x 23″ by NMN Products
Right: Novelty 08110 Napa Tall Planter, Gray, 10.5-Inch
As the spring and summer months slowly creep up upon us, thoughts of spending some quality me time on your deck or in your backyard may be racing through your mind in anticipation of warmer weather. If this is the case, a set of folding cedar Adirondack chairs may come in handy. These rustic chairs have that classic look with their deep, comfortable seating and extra-wide arms to place a beverage on. This is the life!
Folding cedar Adirondack chairs:
Folding cedar Adirondack chair pictured: Rustic Natural Cedar Furniture Folding Adirondack Chair
As spring and summer are just around the corner, you might want to start thinking about your backyard, deck and/or patio preparations for entertaining friends and family. One of the important elements of any outdoors entertaining are cold beverages, and so a patio refrigerator might be something to consider buying, along with a BBQ, and deck furniture. And if you are concerned about how the outdoor fridge will withstand the elements, simple bring it into the basement or garage when it’s not in use, until the following year.
Patio refrigerators pictured:
Left: 4.2 cu. ft. Capacity Counter-Depth Compact Outdoor Refrigerator Security Lock: Black Cabinet Stainless Steel by Fire Magic
Right: Bull Outdoor Products 11001 Stainless Steel Front Panel Refrigerator