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 spaces and screen views of neighboring houses.
This week's wonderful spring weather has us looking for any excuse to get outside, and stay there. One of our favorite ways to take advantage of these warm days and cooler nights, though, is to spend time cozied up by the backyard fire pit.