Large and small backyards alike can be cozy—and there’s more to it than just blankets (but we’ve got those, too). Wherever you live, there is a good chance that you’ll be spending a lot more time in outdoor areas this fall and winter. So, we tapped our resident stylist to recommend a couple of key items and outdoor decor to spur cozy backyard ideas!
Looking for an entire makeover for your outdoor living space with more permanent solutions like wind-blocking pergolas and fire pits? Check out our Outdoor Fire Pits & Fireplaces story and our most recent article with Hunker, 6 Ways To Extend the Lease on Outdoor Living Into the Fall and Beyond.
Our favorite cozy backyard designs
Water features like heated swimming pools and hot tubs are a client favorite.
Thoughtful design can create cozy rooms in a large outdoor area.
Creating a cozy backyard design tailored to your needs
Yardzen’s award-winning online exterior and landscape design service is tailored to homeowners with both large and small yards in all fifty states in the U.S. Our design process begins with understanding your outdoor space, style, landscaping ideas, and a discussion of your budget and vision to minimize surprises when it comes time to build.
Our top-notch designers then develop a personalized vision for your yard, shared through 3D renderings, 2D plan drawings, and plant and material lists. Your design will capture the look, feel, and function you are hoping for, all while keeping costs within range.
Once your design is complete, we’ll help you connect with a local contractor from our Pro Network of vetted professional contractors to install your new design.