Building an Outdoor Oasis With Modular Seating

Outdoor living space with wooden modular seating design, white cushions, an ottoman, and a wooden low coffee table to match.

When you become a homeowner, it’s important to optimize your outdoor space as well as the interior.

Outdoor furniture as an industry is valued at $15.7 billion today. This indicates that many people love purchasing fixtures that can spruce up their outdoor living space. Choosing the right outdoor furniture is one piece of the puzzle, in addition to some other tips that can elevate your outdoor space.

Valyōu Furniture specializes in modular furniture pieces meant for the outdoors with one of their newest brands, Zomanity. Here are some ways you can use modular furniture and other design ideas to create the perfect outdoor oasis.

Modular outdoor seating design in grey with low coffee table.
Explore Modular Furniture Options

If you're in the market for alluring, customizable outdoor furniture, modular seating can help you find what you're looking for. Modular furniture options conveniently add more function and design to your outdoor space.

You’re probably familiar with modular seating sets in living room setups, so keep in mind that a sectional sofa fits just as well in an outdoor setting. Here are a few of the versatile modular options to keep in mind:

Bird’s eye view of a grey outdoor modular seating design with two modern armchairs and a low coffee table to match.

Bird’s eye view of white outdoor furniture with a wood frame, a modern chair, a candle holder, and a low coffee table to match.

Test Out Some Teak Wood Options

Teak wood is excellent because it's durable, aesthetically pleasing, and keeps its value over the years. This kind of wood is a great option to add plenty of charm and character to your space.

Here are a few main wood furniture pieces that'd be great for your outdoor setup:

Close up of low coffee table connected to a modular seat, plus a stone tray and candle holder to match.

When shopping for your own outdoor furniture pieces, it’s important to make sure you know your options for sealing its wood and preserving it for the next several years. However, most outdoor wood furniture will already feature waterproofing or some type of treatment to keep it from early damage from the sun, wind, moisture, and the elements as a whole.

Create a Lounge Area With Multifunctional Pieces

If it's an oasis that you're looking for, it’s important to build one that’s relaxing and adjustable. Start by making sure you have outdoor modular seating options so you can adjust for your lifestyle. If you’re entertaining, you can rearrange this type of seating to provide your guests with a seating setup that will comfortably work for them. You may want to include a sofa and ottoman for more appeal and unique multifunction. An ottoman can be used as a footrest, an extra large seat, or if placed next to another seat, it becomes a big, comfortable outdoor bed.

An outdoor living space with a modular seating area that has big white cushions, a low coffee table, and an extra white modern chair to match.

Here are a few other multipurpose pieces to consider:

  • Outdoor sofa beds with pocket springs and storage area

  • Tables that expand to seat more people

  • Side tables that double as footrests

There’s a wide selection of other types of ottomans available at Valyōu Furniture that can serve as multifunctional pieces for the rest of your home, too.

Make Sustainable Selections

Take the time to consider sustainable furniture options that protect the environment and make the best use of energy. In doing this, your outdoor area becomes an exciting eco-friendly space with fixtures that will last for years to come.

Here are a few a selections you might want to explore:

  • Recyclable high-quality plastics

  • Bamboo

  • Faux stone brick pavers

  • Density foam materials

  • Composite materials

  • Outdoor LED lighting fixtures

  • Solar-powered electricity

  • Aluminum pieces

A close up view of grey outdoor furniture with aluminum sled legs and a low coffee table with a stone tray.

You’ll love the addition of sustainability to your outdoor decor like the Oni Lounger from Valyōu Furniture, which has aluminum sled legs that can be recycled after years of use.

Install a Hammock

If you want a new relaxing space to kick your feet up outdoors, installing a hammock is an excellent idea. Plus, basking in the sun will give you access to plenty of Vitamin D, which can help build your mood and improve your overall well being.

The back and forth swaying motion of the hammock can easily put you in a relaxed state and help you drift off to a deep sleep. Hammocks can be built to accommodate any weight or body type and benefit your sleep without putting pressure on your body,

Build a Las Vegas Area

If you love entertaining company, borrowing a little bit of Vegas magic can go a long way. Set up some chairs and tables that are excellent for card games, table games, and other sorts of casino entertainment.

You can bring out the poker chips and set up a bar area that'll keep the drinks flowing. Make sure to include a sound system, lighting, and other forms of entertainment that'll make it an area worth spending time in.

Make Use of Plant Life

Try adding some plant life to your outdoor oasis to create a luxury garden. Having a restful place surrounded by nature offers peaceful benefits that are soothing and comforting. Plants also add gorgeous color that you can marvel at. Here are some great plant life ideas to consider:

  • A lush garden with fruits and vegetables

  • Bushes, shrubs, and a variety of flowers

  • A beekeeping setup

  • Dry weather plants like succulents and cacti

  • Hibiscus, Lantana, and Foxtail Fern plants

Taking the time to decorate with plants in your outdoor area is a fun and beneficial hobby to keep up with. People who spend time in their gardens experience stress relief, lower blood pressure, improvements in brain activity, and a quality activity that keeps them engaged.

Build a Meditation Oasis

If you're creating an outdoor oasis, consider the benefits of a meditation nook. People who meditate daily have calmer minds, lower anxiety levels, and more opportunity for their stress to melt away. Meditation also gives you the chance to sleep easier at night and experience improvements in your memory and focus.

The meditation oasis that you create should include small spaces of seclusion, yoga mats and seated pillows, speakers for ambient sound, and other types of comforting setups. You can look into customizable furniture pieces that will help you take time out of your busy day to enjoy the sunshine and oxygen that your outdoor oasis will bring.

Use a Fire Pit

A fire pit is an exciting fixture to have when you'd like to add some bonfire heat and appealing allure to your outdoor space. It's a great way to keep the party going well into the night and enjoy some outdoor time during the cold weather months.

A fire pit can be added to your lounge area, outdoor kitchen, or an outdoor living room type of space. Get the most out of this fun addition to make s'mores or simply gather around with the people you love.

Build the Outdoor Oasis of Your Dreams

With some vision, modular seating, and a few other enticing pieces of decor, you'll have no problem making your outdoor oasis a reality. The tips above are helpful no matter what sort of outdoor setup you are trying to create. Once you're ready, you can shop for outdoor pieces that fit your style and turn to design experts at any of the Valyōu furniture stores for more suggestions to enhance your space – check their website for locations or chat with their team on their site to get started.

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