Maybe it's time for an upgrade or maybe there are just one or two things missing from your backyard space. Whatever the reason for wanting a new look, we're here to help.
2023 Backyard Inspiration
Here’s some inspiration and ideas for how you can transform your backyard into a haven of tranquility for 2023.
Make it Contemporary
Contemporary style is a general concept that describes a blend of traditional and modern elements. It’s not a particular style, but rather an overarching concept that can be applied to many different architectural styles.
There are some common themes among contemporary designs, including simplicity (with an emphasis on clean lines instead of elaborate details), minimalism (the elimination of unnecessary elements), natural materials (like wood or stone), and bright colors rather than dark ones.
Stonework is a great choice for Florida. It’s durable, low maintenance and can be used to create walls, patios, and even fire pits. Adding a fire pit is one of the best ways to create a gathering space in your backyard. Not only will it provide light and warmth, but it will also create an atmosphere that encourages people to come together. Stone fire pits are perfect for this because they're durable and can be used as a focal point in your yard.
Stone comes in many different colors and textures, so you can find the one that will work best for your backyard design.
Install a Spa
A spa is a must for any luxurious backyard. A pool and spa combo is even better. You can lay out on your lounge chair with a margarita in hand or enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool after a long day at work. Adding a spa (and pool, if you don’t already have one) is a great way to create an inviting space where your friends and family can gather and spend quality time.
Incorporate Outdoor lighting
Outdoor lighting can bring a whole new dimension to your backyard. You can use lights to highlight certain areas of the backyard, creating a romantic or fun and playful atmosphere.
Outdoor lighting can make or break a space. It can set the tone for a party or quiet evening with the family. Lighting up the backyard is ideal for creating a focal point, highlighting important features, and making it easier to get around easily after dark. When entertaining—you can set up lights above tables or pathways so guests will know exactly where to go when they arrive at nightfall.
Add Tropical Landscaping
Tropical landscaping is a great choice for Florida homes. It’s not only a good choice for the backyard, but also for the front yard, side yard and any other areas that need some greening up.
Adding beautiful trees and plants to your backyard will bring life into your space while also adding privacy. Planting trees on the edge of your property and allowing them to grow creates a natural fence and may help create a barrier from your neighbors while also adding a new element to your backyard.
It’s never too late to start designing your own tropical oasis. These plants may be small at first, but they will grow into beautiful plants that will make your neighbors envious.
Your 2023 Backyard
All in all, there are many ways to create a beautiful backyard space. If you’re looking for inspiration and ideas, these tips will help get things rolling.
If you’re considering adding a new installation to your backyard in 2023, contact Ryan A. Jones & Associates today to help bring your vision to life.