Despite its small size, a small terrace can represent an invaluable value especially for those who live in the city, a place where you can find contact with the outside and relax after a long day of work. For this reason, its organization seems fundamental and, if you are looking for some simple but creative solution, the 20 ideas to furnish a small terrace that we are about to present to you could be your perfect source of inspiration.
Through 20 photos you will be able to discover as many suggestive ideas about the use of plants, chairs, tables, sofas and decorations capable of transforming a small terrace into a real jewel of comfort and design. If you have a considerably reduced space available, don’t forget to take a look at our post dedicated to the furnishing of small balconies and, for further details, at the 30 decorative ideas for a design balcony.
19 furnishing ideas for a small terrace
When it comes to small spaces, the key to impeccable furnishing lies in simplicity and the ability to optimize spaces without taking away breath. A small terrace should therefore be transformed into a comfortable place where you have the impression of regaining contact with the outside world and nature, regardless of the panorama that you will find in front of you. Let’s start by analyzing the choice of chairs, rigorously comfortable and practical, which can be embellished with soft fabrics and bright colors capable of transmitting good humor.
To create the perception of a real garden to have at hand even inside a condominium, you can decorate your small balcony with plants and flowers, perhaps even able to create a separation effect. You can opt for succulent plants, climbing plants or evergreens taking into account of course the geographical location and consequently the climatic trend.
Soft lights, candles and lanterns are really perfect to furnish a small terrace with a romantic touch, as well as enriching the space in a simple and elegant way will allow you to enjoy a pleasant outdoor dinner or a moment of pure relaxation with family or friends.
Having the possibility to choose the floor coverings of your terrace, we suggest you to choose wood which, in combination with simple or colourful carpets, will give character and personality to this space. Of course, during the furnishing phase you can be inspired by different styles ranging from classic to modern and up to the warm and dreamy oriental atmosphere.
We provide information about 10 tricks for decorating small flats in our previous article