Why do you need a patio?
Are you looking to increase your outdoor living space without buying a new home? Then a patio is the answer for you! Patios come in all shapes and sizes; from small and reserved to large and luxurious. Allow Landscape Craftsmen to design the perfect patio for you and your family. We can help create more outdoor living space and at the same time increase the resale value of your home!
What is a patio?
Did you know that patio is a Spanish word meaning the courtyard of a house or building? Traditionally, a courtyard is an open space that is situated directly on the ground and is surrounded by walls or buildings. So, a patio is similar to a courtyard because it is an open space that is placed directly on the ground.
What does a patio look like?
A patio can be attached or unattached to a house. When designing a patio, the surrounding landscape is kept in mind. They are versatile. They can take any shape and be constructed from various materials. Such materials can be, but are not limited to:
- Pea Gravel
Most patios are set on a slab of concrete or on a sand and pebble base. They can also be built directly on the ground, so they do not require safety railings. Patios serve a variety of purposes, such as:
- To entertain
- To Provide Privacy
- For Relaxation