Posted 8.14.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Decorating your patio or backyard shouldn’t cost an arm and a leg. In fact, there are a lot of small tweaks that costs next to nothing and yet have a huge impact on any space, especially for your patio. For today’s design tip, we’ve compiled some budget-friendly patio decorating tips for you try. See what works for you below and be surprised at how one small change can make such a huge impact on your patio’s style and décor!

DIY Sawhorse Table

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We’ve mentioned something like this on our blog on fun ideas for outdoor summer parties and whether you’ll be hosting simple gatherings or full-on parties in your yard, this is one DIY that is sure to bring your level of savviness to out of this world proportions!

Hang Up a Vintage Sign

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Much like how artwork anchors a room, a huge vintage sign can bring focus to your outdoor room. This may not come cheap, since vintage signs are quite pricey even at the flea market but hey, if you’re looking to make a statement, this is the way to go.

Decorate with a Used Outdoor Fireplace

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Whether you use old metal fireplaces or use a big planter or fire bowl, nighttime hanging out at your yard will not be the same ever again when you make use of this patio decorating tip. What’s will make this better? If you can actually use the outdoor fireplace to cook up some campfire treats!

Bring Out a Colourful Rug

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Have imperfect pavers, cracked brick, or just want to give your patio a new lease on life? Use colourful rugs! Not only will they cover imperfections, they would also make your patio feel like an extension of your home, sort of like having an outdoor living room.

Outdoor Curtains Anyone?

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Curtains are not just for the inside of your home; in fact, you can definitely transform an outdoor space into another room by simply hanging curtains for shade and privacy. Use waterproof materials for a no-fuss low-maintenance addition to your patio.

Create Salvaged Pallets Furniture

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Outdoor furniture can get very pricey but you can have creative daybeds and seating for cheap with the use of wooden pallets! Get them from local stores or craigslist and see tutorials at pinterest. Simply add in cushions and you’re good!

Try a Tree Stumps Table

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Got some tree stumps or logs? Cut them to the same height to make a sturdy base for a table. Add a table top of your choice and you’ve got a unique piece showcasing your creativity. You can make the table as high or as low as you want or even add poufs as seating for a relaxed outdoor dining area. It’s a great recycling project too!

Mesmerize with Café Lights

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A few strands of café lights is one of the easiest (and cheapest) ways to spruce up your outdoor lighting. These days, they also come in the solar variety too!

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