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Tips For Planning Your Dream Outdoor Entertaining Space

patioTips For Planning Your Dream Outdoor Entertaining Space

Maybe it’s time for you to rethink your entertaining space outdoors. If you are one of those homeowners who love to spend time outside their homes then you should consider investing in a stunning entertaining space outdoors that will feature clever ways of maximizing space so you can create one that will be suitable for play, entertainment, and practicality. Here are some landscaping tips you need to know.

Begin Your Landscape Transformation

Just like any kind of home project, the first thing you have to consider is your budget, goals, and ideas. Here are a few things you need to ask yourself.

  1. How much space do you have at home?
  2. What are the measurements of your backyard?
  3. How do you use the space right now?
  4. If you have kids, do you need a play area, play house, or swing set.
  5. Do you have pets? Do you need a place where you pets can roam?
  6. Do you have a swimming pool, a shed or any other permanent structure in your yard?
  7. Do you have a fence?
  8. Is there a steep slope, hill, or any challenging terrain in your backyard?
  9. Do you prefer formal or informal entertainment?
  10. How much can you afford for the project?

Know the Laws In Your Area

Before you start your landscaping Charleston and hardscaping project, you have to know the local laws in your area. You have to take them into account when building your outdoor entertainment space. Find out if water features are not allowed or if you need to acquire a permit before you can build a deck or patio. You should check with local agencies, zoning boards, and your homeowner’s association before you proceed with your landscape design project.

Dream Big

Your options are limitless when it comes to landscape design. Find a reliable landscaping company to help you to make sure that your investment doesn’t go to waste.

A company like Porter Hayes Landscaping can give you the outdoor entertainment space that you’ve been wanting to have. So be sure to work only with the pros.

Do you have to have a patio built? Or perhaps install landscaping lights once the project is done? Our team can help.

Backyard Entertainment Ideas

The first element you need to think about when it comes to landscaping design is adding a deck or patio. Depending on your property and the design of your home, you can have an expert build a patio or deck in your outdoor area. Be sure to that there’s enough space, comfortable seating areas, as well as functional and beautiful flooring.

Arbors and pergolas are also wonderful landscaping features. These beautiful structures will offer you shade from the heat of the sun. At night, you can enjoy the place either for relaxation or to spend time with friends and family.

Landscape Lighting

If you are planning to have a new outdoor entertainment space, you should not forget to add landscape lighting. Having a porch light might not be enough. You may need to add outdoor landscape lights at the edges of the walkways, along the steps or stairs, as well as the edges of the patio that you just built.

Call Porter Hayes Landscaping LLC now and let our team of landscaping experts help build the outdoor entertainment space that you’ve always wanted.

Porter Hayes Landscaping LLC
Charleston, SC 29419
(843) 532-3270

Porter Hayes Landscaping LLC
2170 Bees Ferry Rd #3 Charleston SC 29419