Let’s take a look back at the outdoor spaces trying to understand which are the best solutions to enjoy them at their best in different seasons and, in particular, showing you today different ideas on how to furnish a balcony in a comfortable, impeccable and refined at the same time.
Here you will discover 29 decorative ideas that are simple to implement but at the same time decidedly original that will make you love even more this particular space of the house. If we have already had the opportunity to propose solutions for small balcony furniture, here we will broaden our horizons showing you how to organize outdoors of different sizes using the inevitable plants, special shelves, tables, chairs, armchairs and of course cushions and refined furnishings.
28 original ideas for furnishing a balcony
Whether you are a lover of a classic or modern style, wood is always an attractive solution of furniture for balconies. You can choose to place a comfortable shelf on one side, accompany it with a bench or even a small swing that will give you the opportunity to fully appreciate the evening breeze. Of course, you cannot miss a small table, even with very small dimensions, as an essential element to play the role of table top.
As always during the furnishing phase, the key word is fantasy and, whether you have small or large spaces at your disposal, the decorative elements represent the real strength in giving character and transmitting a feeling of comfort. It is possible to insert for example lanterns, candles, stools, poufs or DIY creations made with recycled materials. Another really nice idea is to cover the walls with bamboo canes so as to have the impression of being in a real jungle.
When furnishing a balcony, particular attention must be paid to the choice of fabrics and the various accessories such as the cushions, the latter in fact will greatly expand the degree of comfort desired. Our suggestion is to pay particular attention not only to the arrangement but especially to the shades that, depending on your preferences, may be cheerful and warm tones or in perfect combination with the colors of nature starting from green in its many shades.
A touch of natural green will be a must on any balcony and, as you can easily guess, the best solutions for furnishing and decorating these spaces are those in which plants are the protagonists. Depending on the space available you can choose between imposing plants or in a reduced version, the important thing is to position them correctly between the floor and the railings without forgetting the possibility of opting for the suspended version decidedly chic.
To furnish a balcony in a chic and very particular version you can create a sort of zen garden in a corner of it using decorative stones and special plants, but if you want something more traditional you can always opt for the installation of climbing systems to be combined with old stairs that for the occasion turn into shelves.
We provide information about 10 tricks for decorating small flats in our previous article