Take advantage of a privacy screen or wall separating your patio from neighbors. Hang lanterns, which can cast a glow at night without taking up floor or table space on a patio. Thrift shop for used wire lanterns or globes, spray paint then any shot of color you desire and add candles. A hanging glass lantern project is one that even beginner DIYers can handle.
Simply yet completely stunning! This porch doesn't need a lot going on to make it fabulous. The simple white chairs paired with the soft candle light and concrete planters gives this space just want it needs to enjoy the picturesque skyline view.
A natural garden design make this backyard patio area blend seamlessly into the surrounding Sierra Foothills landscape. Lush trees and plant life sit just beyond a patio wall made from stacked stones, while two Adirondack chairs provide the perfect space for taking in the view.
There’s nothing like a chandelier to create an elegant dining atmosphere. But wiring for an outdoor fixture can be complicated, and wet-rated styles are somewhat limited. One solution is to hang a candle chandelier from the beams of a pergola or covered patio, as designer Howard Roberts did here. Use battery-operated LED “candles” for easy operation. Add string lights radiating from the chandelier’s mounting to create a magical canopy of light above diners' heads.