Summer is here, and with most of us sticking close to home this year, it’s the perfect time to make your patio or deck into the perfect relaxing haven you’ve always dreamed of. Luckily, creating an outdoor living room that is just as comfortable as your indoor one doesn’t have to be expensive — and we’ve got some ideas for you!
We’ve looked for furniture and accessories that will give your patio, deck, or yard an upgraded style and welcoming appeal with just a couple of key pieces.
Scroll down to see our picks for the best outdoor living room options for your backyard.
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Where to buy: $409.99, Amazon
This wicker outdoor living room set from Wisteria Lane is gorgeous, comfortable, easy to assemble — and affordable! For less than $500, you get a loveseat, two armchairs, and a table with a tempered glass top. One reviewer writes, “My husband and I are terrible at putting stuff together, but this was so easy! We did it in an hour or so.”
Where to buy: $249, Home Depot
Upgrade your usual patio chairs with a club chair. This swivel wicker chair from Hampton Bay just will no doubt become your favorite outdoor chair in no time. It will give you a spot just as comfy as your favorite indoor armchair.
Where to buy: $181.40, Amazon
One of the best ways to pull together an outdoor living space and really make it feel like a room is with a rug. This one, with a seashell theme, is big enough at 8′ x 10′ to cover a deck or patio and complete your look.
Where to buy: $242.38, Home Depot
Stay cool in the shade when the sun beats overhead, and keep dry when a rain shower passes through. This outdoor canopy protects you from the elements and provides a cozy haven for candle-lit evenings, as well. Made of polyester on a steel frame, it measures 12.4′ x 12.4′ to accommodate your whole outdoor living room set.
Where to buy: $516.79, Overstock
Kick back and relax in these rust-proof, aluminum-framed lounge chairs. Covered in comfortable mesh and complete with armrests, these are perfect for lazy days reading and napping in the sun. (Just don’t forget the sunscreen!) One reviewer writes, “They’re comfortable and feel sturdy, yet are easy to move around due to their lightweight aluminum construction. Assembly time was about 15 minutes per chair and quite simple.”
Where to buy: $296.49, Overstock
Looking for a few nice chairs to add to your patio? If you’ve already got an outdoor sofa or dining set and are just looking for a few more seating options, we recommend this set of two wicker chairs and cushions for under $300. Pour yourself a nice iced tea or lemonade, and enjoy all that summer has to offer from your spot outside.