Make hay while the sun shines, eat al fresco whenever you can, because before you know it summer will have passed you by! Simple outdoor dining ideas means you can eat outside without the need for a fancy barbecue, enormous patio or decked area. Take the space you have, add a touch of design flair and you’ll never want to dine inside again!
Use a simple screen to create a dining area – it’s a great way to gain some privacy.
Adding fresh flowers to a small table gives it a bistro feel.
Innovations Home Decor
Pick a colour theme to create a summer table for family and friends. Add cushions to a trestle to make an informal bench that will seat quite a few!
Dec0rating Home Ideas
If your eating spot faces south keep the heat off using lengths of colourful cloth or bamboo matting.
Cool Room Ideas
Use your imagination and disguise concrete walls.
A simple dining area should be kept clean and tidy if you want it to have chic appeal.
Use wooden palettes, paint them vivid colours to bring your outside area alive!
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Dining outside doesn’t have to be with company – dedicate yourself a tranquil area to eat supper and watch the sun go down.
House To Home
If you only have a brick back yard you can still make it a pleasant place to dine. Suspend lengths of floral fabric to create a summer garden effect.
Provide shelter from the sun and the showers by making a covering from lots of brightly coloured umbrellas.