Here at Sullivan Electric Services we offer a large variety of electrical services here in Greater Atlanta, Georgia. One of our favorite projects is to help install lighting on front and back patios. There are so many benefits that you can enjoy when you have a beautiful patio. Some of the benefits you may have never considered before. Today we are going to highlight some of these benefits for you.
Southern Living Porches
One of the benefits of having a patio that entices most homeowners is that it extends your living area. If your patio has couches, chairs, and tables on it you have somewhere else for people to gather on your property. Parents find this especially helpful when their kids are on break from school. Kids running around the house being loud can get old quick. With a patio you can go outside to get a break from it or you can send your guests outside. Patios are also helpful when you have visitors at your house and space is limited.
Lit Patio for Night Time Entertaining
The second benefit we are going to discuss is that patios are an excellent place to entertain a crowd. When the weather is nice you can plan barbecues, swim parties, crab feasts, and more. Your patio will be the perfect setting for your family and friends to gather at these events that you host. Hosting outside keeps the clean-up to outdoors only which is always easier to tidy up afterwards.
Adding a Patio Increases Home Value
Next on our list is that having a patio increases the value of your home. Potential buyers love having a patio that is already finished when they are looking at houses. This saves them the time of having to design and finish the project themselves. They are willing to pay more for a home that already has the patio finished.
Benefits of Spending Time in Nature
There are many health benefits that come from spending more time outdoors. Being in nature lowers your stress levels, fights fatigue, reduces inflammation, and increases your Vitamin D levels. Having a patio encourages you to reap the rewards of these benefits on a regular basis. You can keep your entire family healthier by spending time on your beautiful patio.
Landscape Lighting in Patio Design
When you go to design your patio there are many different things that you will want to think about. First consider what your purpose in building the patio is. Do you want to entertain large groups or small groups? Do you want to cook outside or just dine outside? There are a million different features that you can build into your patio.
Electrical & Lighting Services in Lithonia, Decatur, Stone Mountain, Snellville, Conyers, Covington & Metro Atlanta, GA & Surrounding Areas
As you design your patio think about what kind of lighting you will want. Sullivan Electric Services has installed chandeliers, outdoor fans, canned lights, patio lights, and more in patios throughout the Metro Atlanta, GA area. If you have any questions about what kind of lighting we can help you with give us a call. We would love to help you design the patio of your dreams!