Create a Backyard Getaway: Ensure Privacy. Your outdoor room will feel more like an oasis if it has a sense of enclosure. Fences and garden walls ensure privacy for patios, but you can also use lattice, pergolas, and landscaping to define outdoor space
Outdoor Living When attached to the house, a dining pergola like this can more easily be fitted with amenities such as wiring for a ceiling fan. This patio is large enough to accommodate more than one dining group as well. I'm all about outdoor living!
an arbor covering the narrow side yard between the house and the fence. opportunity for a "secret garden". Water feature, flowers, bird feeders whatever you desire. Would be nice between house and detached garage too.
Using a chandelier on a covered patio adds an elegant, lived-in look to an outdoor space. Just make sure the patio is protected from gusts of wind, protected by the house or by hanging heavy curtains or a privacy wall.// I WILL do this one day