Outdoor Living Continues To Trend

Landscape Gardening, Garden Design, Plans

Modern homes have changed as people are taking more pride in their living space and making investments that will make an impression as well as increase the value of their property. The home is a place where we can escape from the daily stresses of reality and be in the comfort of our loved ones which is why enhancing our internal living space is an important aspect to experience a comfortable sense of wellbeing. As the outdoor living trend continues to grow people are looking to seek that same feeling from their external living space.

The average exterior garden used to consist of a patio, shed and a BBQ, which really doesn’t spark much imagination when you think about it. The modern day home owner is thinking outside the box however and creating a complete new living space carved into the earth, combining state of the art features that will provide the ultimate relaxation and entertainment space. Let’s take a look at a small list of things that could transform your outdoor landscape and lifestyle.


Fire Pit, Outdoor Living

1. Fire Pits

The fire pit continues to grow in popularity. Typically, the centre piece in an outdoor patio area, not only does it provide warmth and cosiness on a cold evening, it adds a contemporary look and ever changing 3d effect from the flames when in use with everyone huddling around, creating a real intimate and social setting. 


Water Feature, Water Fountain

2. Water Features

Water features create a tranquil relaxing setting. A simple fountain can be more than just a pretty feature as it will be able to enhance the natural surroundings by attracting local wildlife, not only will you have the sounds of trickling water but the sounds of singing birds all which help to make your outdoor space a world of calm. 


Outdoor Kitchen, Outdoor Living, Kitchen

3. Outdoor Kitchens

A big grilled BBQ just doesn’t quite cut it nowadays as people are now looking to live a more Mediterranean lifestyle and what better way than by creating a complete outdoor kitchen area with a grill, pizza oven, sink etc, enabling you to wine, dine and socialise right on your terrace. You may be thinking, how can you cook and entertain in the unpredictable British climate…which leads us to point no. 4.


Outdoor Living Pod, Louvered Roof, Kitchen, Pergola, Outdoor Living

4. Outdoor Living Pod™

With year on year growth the Outdoor Living Pod from Caribbean Blinds is an advanced louvered roof canopy that takes control of the weather enabling you to entertain and relax all year round. This all aluminium structure features electronically operated louvers that provide sun, shade or complete shelter all at the touch of a button. And when equipped with integrated windproof side screens provides a complete new living space – a garden room like no other. Other options including ambient LED lighting and instant radiant heating to ensure a cosy and pleasant environment on the terrace. A key to successful Outdoor Living, Caribbean Blinds innovative pergola is the perfect patio canopy and each and every one is designed to your specific requirements.

Passionate about outdoor living and dedicated to transforming outdoor spaces into amazing places, a visit our showsite to see our Outdoor Living Pods in the flesh should be the first step in your garden design. A member of our team will run you through the models and options in detail and start you on your alfresco living journey. Call 0344 800 1947 now to arrange an appointment or leave your contact details using our enquiry form here.




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