Everything on the porch is upholstered in Sunbrella, including the outdoor drapery, which all gets a heavy hose-down in advance of every visit. The couple and their guests can nap, lounge, party and relax there.
One of the quickest and most effective ways to spruce up an outdoor living space is by adding lightweight drapery panels. Here, the hard lines of the pergola are softened with charcoal drapes that make the porch feel more cozy while also separating it from the nearby grilling deck.
HGTV's The Outdoor Room built a gazebo at one end of this pool along with a transplanted olive tree at the home of Anne Heche and James Tupper. The makeover turned the overly sunny backyard into a lush and shaded oasis.
Outdoor drapery helps blur the lines between indoor spaces and exterior porches filled with upholstery, swings and places for lazy napping next to the saltwater pool, all keeping a fresh, clean and neutral palette. And after the sun goes down, the party moves to the lakeside fire pit.
Quick and easy updates brought springtime charm to the covered deck of the 2015 HGTV Spring House. From grommeted outdoor drapery to an upcycled swing chair, here's a closer look at the outdoor space's high-energy accents.
Turn a covered outdoor seating area into a comfortable, cozy space for entertaining. Hang curtain panels on the wall for vertical interest, and then add complementary pillows, throws, a rug, side tables and potted plants for lots of color and texture.
Using a stunning fire/water bowl and fire table brings warmth to the luxurious ambiance of this oasis-like outdoor living space. The transitional design blends artful and charming finishing with new age lines and features. Let the cool breeze calm while lounging beneath a custom, wood trellis with cozy lounge area and an outdoor sofa framed by elegant curtains in rich, brown fabric.
A hanging daybed, topped with comfortable pillows, provides a place to relax near the garden. With stone pavers underfoot and outdoor curtains draped behind, the daybed is in the lap of luxury on this elegant patio.