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Important Ideas for a Small Outdoor Living Space

Important Ideas for a Small Outdoor Living Space

Most homeowners with small outdoor living spaces want a designer that will create a spacious illusion in their outdoors. Thankfully, many ideas can be used to exploit and the available space and create a spacious outdoor living space. In such a situation, let your creativity flow and make the best of what you have at hand. 

How to Create a Spacious Illusion in a Small Outdoor Space

A small outdoor space is not such a bad idea, but some homeowners want a bigger looking outdoor space without necessarily moving houses. If you are dealing with such a client, then you need to observe a few tips and watch the outdoor space become more manageable. 

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Outdoor Showers and Tubs

Outdoor Showers and Tubs

If your customer wants to have a shower on the outdoors, then ensure that you incorporate many elements, just as you would in the indoor. Note that plumbing plays a big role in determining the site for the bathroom on the outdoors. For instance, if you choose to set up the shower area near a source of water, it means that you will create an easier access to the water lines. 

Factors to consider for Outdoor Showers and Tubs

1. Privacy

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Metal Deck Railings and their Benefits

Metal Deck Railings and their Benefits

When it comes to the deck, nothing beats metal railings probably because they are long lasting and sturdier as compared to other options such as glass, PVC and wood. Apart from these benefits, metal railings are easily available in the market and come in such a wide variety and every variety has independent characteristics. This explains why metal railings are becoming a preferable option. Talk to your client and let him or her decide which metal railings he or she prefers. 

The available varieties of metal deck railings

1. Wrought Iron

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Types of Deck Railings

Types of Deck Railings

It is your duty as an exterior design to incorporate both the functional and the architectural element when attending the deck.

Popular Deck Railing Options

1. Metal Deck Railings

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How to Get the Patio Design Just Right for Your Clients

How to Get the Patio Design Just Right for Your Clients

Think outside the box

Who is to say that all you have to use is concrete slabs? You could try pushing your imagination a little harder and coming up with a design that interacts more with the natural environment. This is a very important point because if you focus your mind to think outside the box, you will always have unique designs and no two of your projects will be the exact same replica. 

Patios do not strictly have to be constructed from cement or stone. Mix it up a little and consider materials such as granite, brick, wood, natural slate, classic wood, sandstone and even porcelain. 

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