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35 small balcony ideas

For those living in a big city, a balcony allows you to enjoy some fresh air and relax outdoor without living your apartment. A beautifully organized small balcony can extend your home, connecting your rooms with nature in an attractive way. We think it’s a good idea to make it as comfortable and welcoming as you can, and not using it only for hanging clothes or having an extra storage space in it. With just a few elements you can create a really intimate, outdoor lounge where you can relax, have a cup of coffee or read a book. An outdoor rug, one or two chairs, a couple of decorative pillows and some plants and flowers can make a big difference in creating a gorgeous, unique open air space. Here are some examples to help you with designing a beautiful balcony. Check out these small balcony ideas:

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22 outdoor and garden showers and bathrooms inspiration

Outdoor bathrooms can be very practical and relaxing, it can offer you a spa like experience in your home without being very pretentious. If you live in a warmer climate it can be a solution for everyday use or it can be useful if you have a pool and want to take a shower before diving in. So if you have enough space in your garden you can opt for such an outdoor bathroom or shower area. The style and color is up to you. You can choose from vintage to modern, from rustic to minimalistic. Here you can find a few examples that will inspire you.

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Simple DIY cinderblock bench

If you’re in need an inexpensive, easy to make, weather proof, sturdy, and cool looking outdoor piece of furniture this DIY bench is what you’re looking for. All you need is a few concrete blocks and a couple of wood planks. For added effect you can paint the block in any color you like, or throw some bench pillow on it. It will go perfect in your garden, fire place area or back yard. Here are some examples for your inspiration:

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22 beautiful outdoor living rooms & outdoor room ideas

Outdoor living rooms have been around for centuries, but in the last few years, they have been gaining popularity in home design. If you live in a warm climate and are tired of being cooped up inside, you can take advantage of the warm weather outside by transforming your back-yard patio, deck or porch in a luxurious outside lounge. Well designed outdoor spaces, whether they are elegant, rustic or modern, are both alluring and functional, after all it’s an extension to your home. They can offer a comfortable place for reading, afternoon napping, spending quality time with your friends or family or enjoying a magical night outside.

For those of you who are looking for some inspiration or just some eye candy, we’ve rounded up 22┬ábeautifully designed and functional outdoor living rooms.

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