If you own your own home (or even if you’re renting a house), you might be very likely to have your own outdoor space to do with as you wish; 87% of UK households actually have their own outdoor space. In 2014, it was estimated that there were around 26.7 million households in the UK, meaning that there are approximately 23.2 million gardens in the UK. That’s a lot of outdoor space!
It’s been found that 60% of Brits prefer to use their outdoor space in order to relax, with 34% saying they like to use their outdoor space for entertainment purposes. Whether you’re looking to install an awning and have yourself somewhere to sit in the shade with your coffee in the mornings, or you’re looking to install a pool and have all the neighbours round, here’s a few ways you can use your outdoor space.