Can’t decide on whether you should add a patio cover to your home? More than just a roof for your outdoor space, here are some perks of installinga patio cover.
Outdoor entertainment space
Whether you love hosting a barbecue party for the neighbors or inviting friends and relatives over for a simple get-together, you now have more space for entertaining family and friends. With a patio cover installed, you can also custom-fit an outdoor kitchen, fireplace or even a sound system and you’re off to getting the party started!
Extra storage space
It would seem unusual at first but after adding a patio cover, you can now redesignor simplyre-arrange furniture so thatyour newly covered patio can accommodate some ofthatsturdy furniture deemedtoo much for your living room (or any other part of the house). It’s aclever way to de-clutter inside and still put your beloved furniture into use outside.
An opportunity to go green for your home
With a patio cover installed, you can now add a skylight or even a solar panel as part of your patio cover. Talk it over with your contractor and you’re on your way to having an eco-friendly home. Did you knowthat by just giving an extra shade around your home,you’ll have decreased your energy consumption considerably?
Provides an added aesthetic value to your home
Aside from protecting your patio from harmful weather elements and prolonging its architectural life, a patio coveralso gives you an opportunity to unleash your creativity in designing an outdoor space. Without the limiting aspect of trying to blend in with the rest of the house, you can go as far as displaying eccentric pieces that might not agree with the rest of your interior design.
Gives you a higher selling price for your home
Maximizing the space in your home is one of the ultimate benefitsof installing a patio cover. Whether it’s a pergola or full ceiling patio cover, your home’s features are now updated to include a new point—a covered patio ideal for entertaining friends and family. This increases the selling price for your home and a welcome addition to your return on investment list.
Of course, there are always huge factors to consider before adding a patio cover but with these perks in mind, maybe it’s time for you to reconsider installing one. If time and budget are your concerns, give us a call and we’ll help you decide on a patio cover that fits your budget.