Both home and commercial settings benefit from outdoor living spaces. Homeowners take a break from their humdrum daily activities to experience the beauty of nature and enjoy the companionship of friends and family. Similarly, workers escape the drudgery of their occupational lives to enjoy a serene moment or convene for special activities. The recreational nature of outdoor living space lends itself to meditation, camaraderie and educational endeavor.
February 13, 2017
OUTDOOR LIVING AND WEATHERED WOOD
Outdoor spaces are valuable, because they energize our lives by interrupting the flow of what otherwise might be mundane toil. To this end, those who enjoy these extraordinary areas often desire to transform them. Transforming an outdoor living area, not only elevates its aesthetic appeal, but also increases the curb appeal of its parent property, thereby increasing the overall value.
A variety of materials may be used to accomplish an outdoor living makeover, but the softly aged appearance of weathered wood fulfills the need for noticeable change. Its visual compatibility stands out, whether it is used alone or combined with modern or traditional elements. Ease of integration makes weathered wood particularly appealing for creative projects.
Although reclaimed wood is initially rustic in appearance, the finished product need not be. Employing pattern or finish variations, achieves a wide variety of distinctive facades. However, the original aged appearance of weathered wood speaks for itself, even when used to the exclusion of all other materials.
Incorporation of even small reclaimed wood renovations can add character and warmth to the look and feel of your outdoor space. The addition of weathered wood can ignite the beauty of any garden or conversation area, supplementing the native beauty of your landscape.