Back in the day, patios were non-essential parts of the house. Homeowners ignore it as just “one of those” outdoor extensions where no one stays.
But things changed. Trends evolved. More real estate properties are hopping into various interior and exterior renovations to adjust to the changing times.
Many people are beginning to appreciate their home sweet home due to different adversaries that came into their life.
Does a patio have to be connected to a house?
According to popular belief, it is. Today, that no longer can be true. You can have the patio built anywhere you like, even at the centre of your garden landscape, or connect to a pathway that leads to the front yard and back.
A patio is a paved area that serves as a receiving spot for guests. Adding one to your place is a good investment. And it offers a lot of benefits.
Let us take a look at them.
The Benefits of Having a Place to Unwind
Do you know why patios are popular? It is like having outdoor dining in an elegant coffee house! Your patio can be your coffee house in the house.
Sounds sweet, right?
- An excellent place to relax
A patio is one place in your home where you can relax, enjoy the sun, or just the fresh air, put up an umbrella, and mix a drink while you have a private conversation with anyone, whether personal or through mobile.
It can be a place where you can feel alone but not lonely. Study your lesson, write your speech, record your piece, or anything else you have in mind, you can do that on your patio.
So, instead of going out to sip your coffee, you can do that in your own outdoor living.
- A perfect entertainment area
Get-togethers are usually held indoors. With an outdoor patio, who would want to go inside? Put some lights, booze, and barbecue, and you are ready to have fun with friends.
Birthday parties can also be held there. Make that the centre spot where the cake and candle blowing will happen.
There is no limit to what you can imagine. So, instead of renting a place, stay at home and bring your guests there.
- Make your home bigger
With modern living architecture, patios are built connected to the living room, extending the indoors in transition outdoors.
The patio separates from the house with sliding glass doors where you have the option to leave it open for fresh air to circulate or close if the people inside need some privacy.
YOu can opt for a bigger kitchen, serving as a receiving area for your groceries and deliveries that go straight to the pantry. Or leading to the backyard and service kitchen.
If you are ready to hop in and make significant changes to your existing home, the patio is a profitable investment. Whatever purpose you have for it, it will surely increase your home’s resale value.
Here at Southampton Driveways and Patio Pro, our fitters build fabulous patios, customised to your needs. Try to give it some thought in most cases you plan to sell your home.
If you have an existing patio, let us be the one to do the makeover if you are refurbishing your home.
Like a driveway, we offer various paving types for the patio. We can choose from block paving, tiles, bricks, composite materials, resin-bound or concrete. Our fitters will let you decide but will recommend what will complement your current design.
We are the surfacing and paving contractors that won’t let you down. We build patios with special discounts.
Quality is our priority. But that doesn’t mean we offer at high costs. One of our core objectives is to make the service and materials affordable without compromising quality in material and in craftsmanship.
We return more than what you pay for.
Does your place need a facelift? Is the patio listed among your plans?
Call us now and get your free quote on the assessment.