Summers are short in Canada so we have to suck up every last drop of sunshine and outdoor living that we can. I’ve curated my top picks to help make this summer your most comfortable and stylish summer yet!
Tight on balcony space? No sweat – this brand new sectional is the first of its kind designed to fit most condo balconies! Gone are the days of when your small space can only fit a bistro set! Introducing Distinctly Patio’s new sleek modern City View sectional, Canadian Made and Manufactured in your choice of 6 Sunbrella Fabrics. $3699.
Something Buggin’ Ya? – Mosquitoes might be the worst part of summer. Thermacell has just added the EL55 to their effective line up of mosquito repllents, the portable and compact Repeller provides ambient light to create a warm, comfy space around your patio, deck, pool or outdoor space while keeping the mosquitoes away with one press of a button. More here - https://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/thermacell-mosquito-repellent-rechargeable-e-series-lighted-e55l-1591954p.1591954.html
Elevating your Greenery – try adding some character to your plants. Pick different sizes, elevations, textures and colours for your planters to really mix things up. HomeSense has a great selection to choose from
Add a splash of colour – Paint can help transform any space. These colour can be used to DIY projects like furniture updates, planters and privacy fences to spice up your summer look. Benjamin Moore has some great colours that can truly transform an outdoor space! Why not try Raspberry Blush, Starry Night or North Sea Green?
Outdoor fabrics are fab - Outdoor fabric has come a long way. Your outdoor space can look as glamourous as you indoor space. By adding in larger pillows and different sizes like you would in interior space, you quickly enhance the look and feel with a grander appearance. Tonic Living has some great fabrics and pillows to choose from.
Have this summer restyling your spaces! Remember it is all about the saving and splurging in the right areas.