Do you feel you need a change around your home? Not quite sure what it needs though! Have you considered adding value outdoors rather than indoors?
A patio might be just the answer!
A patio isn’t just an additional structural feature you add to your home. It is so much more than that.
A patio is a lifestyle asset, a home improvement, an oasis and a home improvement. A patio doesn’t require a lot of design and can often be installed anywhere around the home.
So let’s look at the possibilities of adding a patio to your home.
A Basic Patio Overview
The patio is actually the conceptual descendant of the old colonial veranda style. The idea of a patio was to create an outdoor living space. For many years patios are known as being fashionable, and in more recent times design professionals are considering patios as high value home extensions.
A patio adds space to your home and therefore the design of your home, making it appear larger. Patios are space creators in your home design.
By adding an extra 20 to 50 square meters to your home, without the complexities of a renovation, you can see why many design professionals are seeing the added benefits of patios to a home.
Plus patios are low-cost, low maintenance, add-value and provide an abundance of lifestyle benefits.
What People are saying About Patios?
- Homeowners like them for their low cost and lifestyle benefits.
- Designers like them for their looks and design flexibility.
- Property sellers like them for their commercial potential to add value to a home for sale.
- Property buyers like them for their space creation capabilities and their looks.
Some Great Reasons for Installing a Patio
Patio provides more space. A patio can provide additional space and storage to your home. What this means is that homeowners now have an extra room to store, organise and decorate. That extra space provides so many additional options for your home, by creating new space.
Patios add design and a link to inside your home. Many homes under-utilise the outdoor areas of their home, it can often become dead space. It can provide a great link from your indoor space to the BBQ, garden and play area.
Patios add value to your home. If you are thinking of selling your home at some stage in the future, a patio is a great way to add value to your home. For the little cost compared to a extension it is a perfect way to make your home appear bigger. Your patio can really be a deciding factor for many buyers.