How-to Decorate Your Backyard

by Christine DemosJuly 12, 2011

The outside of your home can really be an extension of living space for you and guests. By answering just a few questions about the purpose of your backyard deck, you can begin decorating your space for company.

  • Define purpose

    Do you plan on using your backyard deck for leisure activities, cook-outs, etc?

  • Seating

    You’ll want your guests to be comfortable, so offer plenty of seating for the activities you envision taking place.

  • Multi-functional pieces

    Your outdoor space will need pieces that can serve multiple functions, such as storage ottomans which can operate as storage and seating.

Once you define the space, you’ll have a good idea where to start for decorating. For more home living resources, visit our YouTube channel.

About The Author
Christine Demos
Christine is the Content Marketing Specialist for Homes.com. She's a small town girl at heart, who currently lives in Norfolk, VA with her husband and their fur baby. When she's not working, she enjoys cooking, decorating, traveling, and binge watching Netflix. As a proud Virginia Tech alum, she also loves cheering on the Hokies!

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