21 pictures of terraces and balconies to inspire you

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If there is something that captivates everyone, it is certainly the idea of having a terrace or balcony to be able to relax of enjoygood times with family and friends. These spaces can be covered, just a bit ornot at all, they can be social spaces with a sofa, a couple of armchairs andtables, and even a cozy spot with grills and wood stoves.

Often the balconies or terraces are best decorated with alot of greenery- add a water point such as a fountain, swimming pool for a really cool look. You can also other decorative details that canbe rustic to really sophisticated.

Read on for a list of 21 inspirations for balconies andterraces we have for you today!

1. Build a pergola for a rustic choice

2. A table with benches to jam up with friends

3. Sun loungers—ideal for those who have a terrace facing the pool

4. Throw in a barbecue

5. Create an outdoor living room with books, blankets, and cushions

6. A hammock to enjoy the breeze and sunset

7. Plants and flowers add life to the terrace

8. A lounge area on the terrace with a splendid view

9. Add an artistic touch by adding a statue to the terrace of your balcony

10. Do up a small balcony to welcome friends and family

11. Use wood and stone to create a rustic look

12. A bamboo sofa to add a charming touch to your traditional balcony

13. Good lighting to create an intimate ambience

14. Use natural fibers and vertical gardens to spruce up your terrace or balcony

15. Use traditional and durable material to give your terrace a sophisticated look

16. A huge comfortable sofa and a large white table can create a modern look

17. A kitchenette adds convenience to your balcony

17. A kitchenette adds convenience to your balcony

18. Throw in discreet shades of red for a really uber cool balcony

19. Candles and a fireplace for a romantic and calming atmosphere

20. A garden hammock can make your balcony more welcoming

21. Use wood, natural fibers and colored cushions to create a rustic style

Which of these ideas inspired you? Let us know in the comments below.

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