GardenWise on Outdoor Living
New Entries Create Outdoor Living
Ease of movement and flow are essential when connecting your indoor and outdoor spaces. Think of your outside space as a room, and what’s the first question that comes to mind? “How will I get there?” This can easily be achieved, especially in an older home, with a few additions. Replace a solid door with a door with glass, add some wooden stairs, and your journey begins. Create functional areas for entertaining, focal points with water, and smaller areas for intimate conversation.
And be sure to make it personal! This is one of those times where it is all about you. Add meaningful touches to your space. What were your favorite flowers growing up? Which trees do you remember at your grandparent’s home? Which flowers were used on your wedding day?
Personal touches with visual touchstones to memories and past experiences will create a thoughtful and intimate space for you to enjoy for many years.