When the cooking action in outdoor kitchens heats up, a ceiling fan can offer relief. A luxury covered outdoor space features an unadorned ceiling fan in the similar tone as the table, chairs and cabinets.
Whether or not your home is on the water, your ceiling fan selection can bring in a nautical design without going overboard. The Hampton Bay Seaport Natural Iron Ceiling Fan, sold by The Home Depot, has a bulkhead light kit with frosted glass, a natural iron finish and weather-resistant iron blades.
A vintage-style option for a covered porch is by Home Decorators Collection. The Bentley II Tarnished Bronze Outdoor Oscillating Ceiling Fan from The Home Depot features a caged design and sways back and forth.
To add a unique architectural element to the screened porch designed and built by Innovative Construction, metro Atlanta homeowner Jonathan Berger was inspired by a fan he saw on the HBO series, "Boardwalk Empire." He found the Duplo-Dinamico rotational ceiling fan by Matthews Fan Co., and chose the black finish because it looked more authentically retro and matched his home's exterior accent color.
This covered outdoor dining and seating area features a table and multiple seating options for lounging in the shade by the pool. Wicker stools line the kitchen countertop, while ceiling fans hang from the vaulted wood paneled ceiling.
From the floor-to-ceiling windows to the patio and fire pit areas, the backyard of HGTV Dream Home 2018 keeps the focus on the waterfront views. Using gray decking and gray stone pavers connects the outdoor living areas and complements the charcoal and black exterior color palette of the house.
This sunny yellow living space features comfortable furniture that allows guests to enjoy watching the streamlined built-in TV. A ceiling fan is important for enjoying the setting, and it hangs from a coffered ceiling that adds rich architectural detail. Polished floors speak to the home's overall elegance while also adding function in the indoor-outdoor spaces.
For a black and gold alternative to the traditional red and green Christmas color scheme, look for gold nutcrackers, or spray paint ones that you already own. Paper pinwheels in black and gold can hang from the ceiling, or you also can place them on shelves. Learn how to make your own paper napkin pinwheels.
A gravel stone walkway creates a quiet pathway to a classic covered front porch with a white beadboard ceiling and traditional black front door. A white wicker chair is positioned on the porch, offering a place for outdoor relaxation.