6 Ways To Make The Most Of Small Outdoor Spaces

You don't need a lot of land to make a big statement.

Even if your outdoor area is on the small side, you can still (tastefully) fill it with furniture. Make the most of every inch with a stylish table and chairs that make entertaining a breeze—without making guests feel cramped.<a target="_blank" href="http://www.housebeautiful.com/room-decorating/outdoor-ideas/tips/g1383/easy-outdoor-decorating-ideas/?slide=5"><em>From House Beautiful</em></a>
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You don't need a lot of land to make a big statement.

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Even if your outdoor area is on the small side, you can still (tastefully) fill it with furniture. Make the most of every inch with a stylish table and chairs that make entertaining a breeze—without making guests feel cramped.<a target="_blank" href="http://www.housebeautiful.com/room-decorating/outdoor-ideas/tips/g1383/easy-outdoor-decorating-ideas/?slide=5"><em>From House Beautiful</em></a>
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Even if your outdoor area is on the small side, you can still (tastefully) fill it with furniture. Make the most of every inch with a stylish table and chairs that make entertaining a breeze—without making guests feel cramped.

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A multitude of accessories turn this tiny balcony into the perfect spot to enjoy a cup of coffee or relax with a good book. A simple black and white color scheme keeps a lot of design elements from overwhelming a small space.

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.harpersbazaar.com/culture/interiors-entertaining/advice/g4278/awkward-home-space-decor/?slide=1"><em>From Harper's Bazaar</em></a>
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A multitude of accessories turn this tiny balcony into the perfect spot to enjoy a cup of coffee or relax with a good book. A simple black and white color scheme keeps a lot of design elements from overwhelming a small space.

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Collapsable furniture gives you the option to transform your space in just a matter of minutes. A foldable table, like <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/50208535/?ecid=us%7Caf%7C.com%7C50208535_20130503">Ikea's Applaro</a>, offers the option to entertain, but is easily tucked away to create extra room when it's not in use.

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/50208535/?ecid=us%7Caf%7C.com%7C50208535_20130503"><em>From Ikea</em></a>
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Collapsable furniture gives you the option to transform your space in just a matter of minutes. A foldable table, like , offers the option to entertain, but is easily tucked away to create extra room when it's not in use.

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No space to plant a full garden? No problem. Just grow vertically instead. Fastening a few potted plants to a wall or fence can make any small space feel like a field of flowers.

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No space to plant a full garden? No problem. Just grow vertically instead. Fastening a few potted plants to a wall or fence can make any small space feel like a field of flowers.

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The sliver of land between two homes is easily forgotten, but becomes an outdoor oasis with a little landscaping and a few well-placed chairs.

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.houzz.com/pro/sdprassas/prassas-landscape-studio-llc"><em>From Houzz</em></a>
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The sliver of land between two homes is easily forgotten, but becomes an outdoor oasis with a little landscaping and a few well-placed chairs.

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Placing a fountain on the edge of a small outdoor space is the easiest way to bring a seaside vibe to your home. The relaxing sounds of water will keep the space serene and peaceful.

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.styleathome.com/decorating-and-design/outdoor-living/outdoor-living-how-to-create-an-outdoor-room/a/42073"><em>From Style at Home</em></a>
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Placing a fountain on the edge of a small outdoor space is the easiest way to bring a seaside vibe to your home. The relaxing sounds of water will keep the space serene and peaceful.

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