Small space, big style.

1. Carry the color scheme that you have in your home into your outdoor space.

color palette

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2. Make the most of your small balcony by utilizing wall space.

wall space

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3. Lay down new flooring overtop drab concrete.

tile floor

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4. If you’re a renter, use an outdoor rug to glam up your space.

outdoor rug

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5. Turn a pallet into a budget-friendly outdoor bench.

pallet bench


6. DIY a geometric succulent garden out of cinderblocks.


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7. Hang a hammock on your balcony for ~ultimate relaxation.~


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8. Add plenty of string lights to make use of your space day and night.

string lights

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9. Or, light up a few lanterns for a bohemian aesthetic.


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10. Use decorative privacy screens to add character to a boring balcony.

patterned privacy screen


11. Billowy outdoor curtains offer a luxurious vibe.


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12. Embrace space-saving designs, such as this rail hanging bar.

hanging bar

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13. Grow a container garden to easily transfer plants indoors when the temperature dips.

container garden

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14. Use accent tables that double as extra seating.

accent tables

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15. Storage benches are great for windy balconies — you can tuck away pillows and accessories when they’re not in use.

storage bench

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16. Laser-cut metal screens are totally worth the investment.

metal screen


17. Miss the lush look of a backyard? Try artificial grass.


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18. Trendy rattan furniture is great for outdoor use.


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19. And finally, install a shelving unit to display potted plants and decor accents.

shelving unit

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