What is one of the most sought-after lifestyles? Outdoor living. Preferably year-round. So it’s equally important to design, furnish and outfit your outdoor dining and living areas. Ideally, they should be integrated with, and act as a natural extension of, the interior. There should be plenty of seating for dining, indulging in aperitifs, watching the sunset, or enjoying a romantic evening. If you have a pool, guests look forward to lounging in and around it. And no outdoor space is complete without a grill.

Essentials for outdoor living and entertaining are:

  • Furniture

  • Lighting

  • Outdoor Kitchens & BBQ grills

  • Décor & Accessories

  • Recreational gear

Some key aspects to consider. Are your furniture, fixtures and appliances made for exterior use? Can they stand up to the elements? More importantly, are they safe for outdoor use?

We will help you decipher if your outdoor spaces could use an upgrade. If they do, we are happy to create and implement a design that is sure to impress your guests.

FURNITURE

People really appreciate the outdoor lifestyle, so selecting the right outdoor furniture is just as important as choosing your indoor furniture. Building blocks of an inviting outdoor space include:

  • Sofas & loveseats

  • Accent chairs

  • Ottomans

  • Chaises / lounge chairs

  • Dining tables & chairs

  • Accent tables

We are happy to help you make the selections that are right for you.

LIGHTING

When we think of outdoor living, we don’t necessarily take lighting into consideration. However, it plays a very important role if your guests plan on grilling or entertaining after dark. For best results, we recommend installing layered low level lights across your outdoor space. The types of lighting fixtures that we might suggest are:

  • String lights

  • Path lights

  • Walkway, step & railing lights

  • Wall sconces

  • Uplights / downlights

  • Chandeliers

  • Pendants

  • Oil or kerosene lamps / lanterns

  • Solar lights

We can help you determine which combination of lighting features will serve you best.

OUTDOOR KITCHENS & BBQ GRILLS

Who doesn’t love a BBQ? It’s as American as apple pie. When designing and building your outdoor kitchen, here are some of the features to take into consideration:

  • Gas grills

  • Charcoal grills

  • Refrigerators & storage

  • Bar station

  • Work / prep stations

  • Sinks

  • Countertops

We can guide you to make best choices for your space.

DÉCOR & ACCESSORIES

Décor and accessories elevate any space from ordinary to extraordinary, and this certainly holds true for outdoor spaces as well. Here are a few of the basics:

  • Patio umbrellas​

  • Seat cushions

  • Beach towels

  • Area rugs

  • Accent pillows

  • Potted trees, shrubs & flowers

We can assist you in selecting décor and accessories that will create the right ambience for your outdoor areas.

RECREATIONAL GEAR

Recreation is a big priority for vacationers, so offering the right gear for your guests to enjoy is a huge selling point. Some of the more in-demand items are:

  • Pool gear

  • Beach gear

  • Kayaks

  • Bicycles

  • Outdoor games

We can advise you on what the most appropriate gear would be for your particular set up.