Articles in: Outdoor Dining Room

Small Patio Decorating Ideas by Kelly of View Along the Way

Posted by: on April 16th, 2013 | 62 Comments

Small Patio Decorating Ideas: A colorful backyard patio with a new deck and a new patio dining set


In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point.

For her Patio Style Challenge, Kelly from View Along the Way built a gorgeous new deck to house her brand new Barnsley Patio Dining Set. With the help of a few family members, she gave her small patio a fresh, colorful start, just in time for spring! Read on for Kelly’s very practical small patio decorating ideas. 


We like to joke around about how tragically neglected our backyard is, despite that fact that we live outside in the warmer months. Exhibit A, my attempt to replicate this gorgeous outdoor space by Tanglewood Conservatories– but on a virtually nonexistent budget:



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Outdoor Dining Patio Sets in Every Style

Posted by: on April 15th, 2013 | 2 Comments

Outdoor dining options for every style


When the weather is just perfect, don’t we all have a visceral need to be outside soaking up that perfection? And on those perfect evenings, no matter how often they come along in your city, wouldn’t it be lovely to take them in while dining alfresco? We’ve rounded up five of our best outdoor dining sets in different styles, from traditional to modern.


The black steel frame and lattice-style backrest of the Hampton Bay Fall River Dining Set is a traditional design that echoes the cast-iron outdoor furniture that has been used for years. The dragon fruit cushions bring a pop of color to this classic patio set.

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