5 backyard ideas to turn your outdoor into a living room

5 Easy Steps to Turn Your Garden into Another Room of Your Home

1. Create a cover bar area 

Covered spaces for outdoor bars and seating are becoming more popular. Providing a solid roof like the one pictured, as well as choosing water-resistant materials, such as stone worktops and splash proof cushions, means the space can be used rain or shine.

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This Outsunny rattan drinks cooler will be a great addition to your outdoor living experience, made from stainless steel frame with and covered with rattan. A unique feature is that the integrated table can be raised opening the drinks storage area, and can be used as a table. 

When not in use push the table down to close and store away. This is a very stylish and practical item to have and a great addition for when you have parties and guests around.  

2. Add a fire pit

A great touch is a fire pit. It adds ambiance to your space and also helps keep bugs away and keep you warm as the sun goes Now start to relax, enjoy your new conversational area with friends and family or alone reading a book.

3. Comfy seats

If you truly want to enjoy your outdoor space, good outdoor seating is essential. There are so many options these days, aside from the traditional garden bench or weatherproof dining set for four (thought those both still work, too). 

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4. Invest in an outdoor kitchen

5. Ambient atmosphere

Don't forget to put your signature install custom touches like lanterns, dinner plates, candles, or whatever backyard necessities you need, they'll add charm and will make your place unique.