Space-Saving Bench: similar to how banquette seating saves space in a small kitchen, a built-in bench is perfect for a small patio because it doesn't require extra space for chairs around the dining table.
The outdoor string lights add the magic to this cozy small patio created by Aileen Allen, who writes At Home in Love. She has some terrific outdoor decorating ideas for renters or anyone with a small outdoor space.
Small outdoor spaces suffer the same fate as indoor rooms— where to put all the clutter? Outdoor furniture cushions, lamps, and pillows all need a place to live when you're not using them. The answer is one the most important rules of small spaces: furnit