Summer is an exceptional time for outdoor and patio renovations. The best part? Once the project is completed, you can enjoy the gorgeous weather from your newly renovated patio. The Okanagan Valley is well known for its stunning natural beauty and great weather, and what better way to enjoy it than from your own backyard oasis?
At Start to Finish Construction in Kelowna, our goal is to make your patio as welcoming, comfortable and accessible as possible.
If you want to take full advantage of the warm weather this summer, then a patio renovation on your Kelowna home is the perfect project for you. We’ve curated a list of the top patio renovations that will improve your patio and quality of life.
- Outdoor Kitchen
- Railing & Roof
- Luxury Items – Hot tub
1. Outdoor Patio Kitchen
For all those BBQ lovers, an outdoor kitchen is the best outdoor renovation. Enjoy the gorgeous summer days and nights cooking on your patio or in your garden while embracing the beautiful nature and saving on energy bills. Furthermore, the additional living space will add value to your property and usable square footage to your home. Your outdoor kitchen also means you can enjoy the stunning Okanagan summers and keep the mess and noise outside! Our experienced Start to Finish team can bring your outdoor kitchen dreams to life.
2. Patio Railings & Roof
Your outdoor living area should not only look great, but should also be functional and safe. Adding railings or a roof are both exceptional ways to keep your outdoor area safe, private and shaded during hot summer days. Integrating materials that match the style of your home’s exterior will ensure your railings and roof are functional and look great.
3. Patio Lighting
Extend the time you can spend on your patio with great lighting. Outdoor patio lighting is an exceptional way to design a welcoming outdoor living area. This can be achieved in a number of ways, lights along pathways, motion sensor lighting, mason jars with tea lights, tabletop lanterns or tall outdoor lamps.
Consider the kind of atmosphere you wish to create and choose your lighting accordingly. For a relaxing atmosphere, consider soft lighting from large Edison bulbs. On the other hand, if you have an outdoor kitchen, you may want brighter lights. A variety of lighting fixtures is an exceptional option if you want to mix things up.
4. Luxury Renovation Items
Your patio enhances your outdoor space and provides a private oasis where you can relax, host events or enjoy a variety of summer activities. What better way to enjoy your private oasis than with a hot tub? If you decide to add a hot tub, ensure you properly Integrating your hot tub into your patio renovation and landscaping design so it’s both aesthetically pleasing and functional.