During the summertime families and friends get together to and have a barbeque party in an open space. Properties nowadays have a beautifully decorated outdoor dining space which is perfect when it’s your turn to host a little party. These open spaces can be your backyard, a balcony, a deck or a patio. You can even get a few ideas from restaurants that open up their outdoor areas during summer days. Transforming your open space is not hard. It is fairly easy if you have common sense and planning skills. Following the below mentioned tips and tricks will enhance the outdoor experience for you and your guests.
If you don’t have adequate outdoor space, your options for a table or a grill is limited. However, if you have the space there are countless options available. Keep in mind a few important factors before getting yourself restaurant furniture suppliers:
Guests should be able to move around the tables and chairs
Try not to keep the furniture too close to the smoker or grill just in case!
If your kitchen is inside the household, place your outdoor table closer to the kitchen door for quick access.
Don’t keep the table too close to the doorway.
Design a layout that will make everyone happy including your neighbours and kids. Keeping the noise away from them bedrooms is important.
Tables and chairs
The food table should be accessible to all guests. Let them serve themselves which is more informal and will make them feel more comfortable.
There has to be enough room to accommodate both your guests and the tables. You can always get a good idea by observing how cafe furniture is placed as there’s always enough space for people to move around.
Your tables and chairs should definitely match. Do not forget to decide whether you prefer a round, square or a rectangle shaped table.
Matching your outdoor furniture to your indoor furniture will illustrate consistency.
You can even use the indoor furniture outdoor.
If you live on top of a hilltop or near the beach, you can create the perfect view for your guests. Features such as a pool, pond or a garden fountain can be a part of your view if you don’t live in a picturesque area.
The little things matter
The mood of your outdoor dining space is critical. You can lighten up the mood by doing the following:
Play some light night music that will allow guests to speak to each other, relax and enjoy the night.
Use a little centrepiece on your table. This can be a flower, an ornament or even a fruit or a vegetable.
A little alcohol won’t hurt the mood. Have some wine, martini or beer ready for your guests to sip on.