How to Set the Stage For Outdoor Living With Scenic Doors?


Embracing the outdoors and making them a part of your home have been popular trends in recent years. There’s a good reason for that when the weather is nice there is nothing better than getting outside and enjoying it. The best way to do this is to have friends around and blend the inside of your home with the outside.

But, in colder weather, the right scenic doors can actually make you feel like you’re outside, even when you’re not.

You just need to learn how to set the stage and find a supplier of great entrance doors.

Widen The Opening

The first step is to look at how you will be moving from your home into the yard. You need to make the gap as wide as possible, this will help if you have a lot of visitors and will help you to feel like your outside even when the weather isn’t good enough to be outside.

You may even be able to simply sit inside and appreciate the night sky.

You’ll need to consider if it’s structurally possible to remove walls to make the entrance larger than it currently is. It won’t just make the outside feel like it’s inside, it will also transform the look and feel of your home, creating a modern, open plan, and desirable house.

Maximize Glass

Having created as large an opening as possible you need to be thinking about glass. Ideally, the entire opening can be opened with a set of glass doors. This maximizes light into your home and makes it feel like your outside.

If you can’t find or afford doors to fill the entire gap then make sure the rest of it is made up of sheets of toughened glass. It will help to retain the same effect. 

Choose The Right Doors

The right doors can make a big difference to the look and feel of your home and the interaction between inside and out. The doors need to be primarily glass but the frame needs to match your home and your outside space.

There are a huge array of glass doors to choose from, from folding to French and even sliding doors. All can look good in the right situation. You just have to decide which suits you and your home best.

The Deck

Don’t forget that to really set the stage for outdoor living you need to design a great outdoor space. Wooden decking or patios are the most popular option but you can choose any type of floor. You’ll need a railing, even if you’re at ground level. You should also invest n some permanent decorations around the deck area and you’ll need to create a lighting system, this will allow you to stay outside until late in the night, enjoying the perfect integration of inside and outside in your home.

Don’t forget that your outside area needs seating and tables, if you entertain a lot it’s a good idea to make the area large enough to support several smaller tables and chairs, allowing people to relax or char as they wish.

Your place will soon be the one that no one wants to leave. 

About Author

LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

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