An outdoor bar is just one way you can enhance your backyard and make entertaining easy! Outdoor bars complement any backyard and will encourage conversation at any party. There are many ways to enhance an outdoor bar you already have or install the perfect bar to entertain all your family and friends.

While you may already have an area you do most of your outdoor entertaining, such as a patio or pool area, an outdoor bar will add a fun and creative look to your backyard. Here are some ideas to creating the perfect entertainment area:

Start small

While an outdoor bar may have always been a part of your backyard plan, starting small and expanding throughout the years is always a good budget friendly option. There is also the option to install a portable bar. You can use portable kitchen carts and wine racks and buckets to create an affordable and inviting outdoor space.

Complement the existing style

An outdoor bar will blend more effectively if you use materials that complement the look you already have.  Choose a fabric on the tops of your bar stools that match and complement the details on the bar or choose materials that you’ve already incorporated into your backyard space.

Have multiple bar spaces

A bar can contain more areas than just the counter and the fridge. Encourage a more relaxed area by having different spots to sit and enjoy conversation. An effective way is to integrate your bar seating, table seating, and couches into one area, so everyone has a place to sit.

Improve your space

There are many ways you can spruce up your outdoor bar without doing anything drastic or breaking the bank. Adding ceiling fans, lights, and outdoor heaters are easy ways to add to your bar, also allowing you to be able to enjoy your outdoor bar even longer.

Utilize flexible amenities

While permanent amenities are nice, you can utilize flexible amenities just as well. For example, use a movable cart as a cooler and decorate it any way you like. You can also use movable storage carts as a way to organize your bar and improve your look in an easy and affordable way.

Granite Creations are experts in design and can help you in achieving the perfect outdoor look you’ve always dreamed of. Outdoor entertainment areas are the perfect summer hangout spot with family and friends.

For more information on outdoor bar and kitchen projects call us for a free consultation.