You Just Don’t Know It Yet
It’s easy to stare at the back deck that you’ve known for years and daydream about a home away from home where you can enjoy those warm summer months. Instead, try considering a change of scenery right where you are. The space you already have can easily be re-tooled to be your ideal summer destination. Think about your current backyard and what it could look like with these possible changes and upgrades.
An Outdoor Kitchen
On those nights where mom thinks the weather is perfect and dad is excited to throw some burgers on the grill, an outdoor kitchen is a fantastic space to bring a family together. An outdoor kitchen also removes the hassle of preparing food indoors and having to carry it outside trip by trip. Adding stone or wooden walls can create a sense of privacy so that eating outdoors can be fully enjoyed.
A Covered Deck
It will be easy to convince friends and family to spend the evening with you outdoors when you have the ultimate deck. A covered deck is an ideal place to enjoy the outdoors, away from the harsh sunlight. Take things a step further by adding screens and blinds that protect your guests from pesky flies and mosquitoes. All these elements combined will create the perfect spot to enjoy a warm summer breeze.
A Custom Patio
A custom patio is just that, an outdoor space for you that can be customized in a variety of ways.
It could be:
- Increase the size of your patio to make room for outdoor furniture.
- Curve the shape of it to create a more natural feel.
- Stamp or stain your deck to complement your home’s exterior.
The only requirement is to not just settle for a standard rectangular slab of concrete.
Hopefully now you have a better idea of the changes you can make to your home to make it the perfect summer getaway. Our staff at Strategic Remodel are experts at remodeling any outdoor space to fit your exact needs.
Contact us today to turn your new summer daydreams into reality.
Andy Tanges is owner of Strategic Remodel, Wichita’s premier residential remodeling contractor, since 2009. He’s been making homeowners happy since he was a kid working in the family business. He’s learned a thing or two over the years. Have a question for Andy or a vision for a remodel? Contact him here.