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8 Ways to Perk Up Your Patio For Under $100

Aug 4 2014 - 11:46am

If your patio is looking a bit drab, then it might be time for a refresh. You can easily update your backyard for under $100, no green thumb or new paint required! Effortless additions like a new bistro set will make your outdoor space an extension of your home and ready for endless entertaining. As for you city dwellers — sans patio — check out these budget-friendly updates for your home's bathroom [1] and kitchen [2]!

Source: H&M Home [3]

Replace Old Furniture

Time to trade in that sun-faded furniture for a new patio set [4] ($50).

Add an Umbrella

Beat the heat with a pop of color with a patterned patio umbrella [5] ($22, originally $45).

Bring the Indoors Out

Make your patio an extension of your home with a patio rug [6] ($49, originally $99). It's an unexpected touch that will add texture, pattern, and color.

Add a Fresh Touch

Plants are the best way to accessorize a patio, especially when displayed in a glazed planter [7] ($30, originally $50). This planter is also a stylish way to display succulents [8]!

Gear Up For a Party

Make hosting a breeze with a set of melamine plates [9] ($3, originally $5-$6). The animal prints offer a playful vibe.

Switch Up Your Seating

For extra seating, trade in those plastic chairs for a few dotted poufs [10] ($100). Get your money's worth by using them as ottomans and side tables too.

Light Up Space

Give your patio a decorative touch with a few glass lanterns [11] ($6). They are a versatile accent that can be used as a centerpiece or grouped around your patio for ambience.

Toss In Vibrant Hues

Liven up your already-existing patio furniture with vibrant pillows [12] ($5, originally $10) that offer a tropical touch.

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