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4 Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors from Home

Summer is here and it is time to enjoy the weather! If you have the luxury of having outdoor space, it’s time you make the most of it. Spending time outdoors can increase happiness, self-esteem, and overall health. Do you love spending time outdoors but want to remain in the comfort of your own home? If so, keep reading to learn how- we’ve got you covered.

1. Gardening

Maintaining a garden is a surefire way to spend hours outside soaking up the sun. Commit to planting and growing your favorite fruits and veggies and watch the amount of time you spend outdoors increase. And for what it’s worth, gardening is a great way to save money and feed your family with inflation on the rise.

2. Outdoor Kitchen

If you haven’t already, check out our blog on building the ultimate outdoor kitchen. With an outdoor kitchen you can prep, cook, and enjoy meals outside with friends and family.

3. Outdoor Seating

If the outdoor kitchen is too big of a project, consider starting with just an outdoor lounging area. Install a hammock that you can lay outside and read a book on. Or maybe a fire pit to sit around on cool summer nights.

4. Have a Shaded or Covered Area to Relax

It’s no secret that spending a prolonged amount of time outdoors can get uncomfortable fast. So, in order to enjoy your home from the outdoors, cultivate a shaded area where you can kick back and relax. This way, you can stay outside longer without having to suffer from extreme heat and other elements.

5. Eliminate bugs

When your outdoor area is exposed to bugs, it ruins the joy of hanging out outside. A good way to combat pests is by screening your porch and deck area, and investing in some quality bug zappers.

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