Make the small balcony
Yes, unfortunately not all of us can come enjoy a spacious balcony. Small balconies have their charm but also and give us peaceful and relaxing moments in the fresh air. You are our oases of relaxation, where classic breakfast with coffee and the newspaper in the hand or in the evening candle-light-dinner for two can enjoy a romantic. That’s why it is so important to make the balcony really cozy. Especially in small areas you realize it immediately if the device is not correct. A small balcony can very quickly overloaded work, such as when the balcony furniture too large or too much. A rule of thumb here is: leave at least a third of the area. So is the balcony visually wider and offers enough room for movement. The key point in the establishment of the small balcony is of course the own taste and personal preference. In addition, one should bear in mind their very specific needs and these are.
The furnishing style? Of course also an important aspect in the design of the balcony. It would be ideal if you know in advance whether your balcony should rather minimalist, Oriental or prefer Mediterranean look. If you have already resolved this question, it is much easier to get the right balcony furniture and home accessories.
The small balcony design made easy
The right balcony furniture for the small balcony
Basically it is advisable here to purchase in more delicate pieces of furniture. Because large furniture seem somehow to plump on a small balcony and take up too much valuable space. The materials should be naturally weather-resistant and hard-wearing – best are suitable for teak wood, bamboo, plastic and stainless steel.
Rattan looks also great on the balcony. You should watch, would apply to what impregnation. Because only at poly rattan furniture need no additional weather protection. Balcony furniture great for DIY construction materials are also Euro-pallets and crates of wine. Such pieces of furniture are usually very fast to cool catchers.
Euro pallets are a true classic furniture at DIY
What colors should you prefer
Here too, the main guidelines of the interior design. One of them: choose brighter shades! These additional optical distance that give the room, because they are known to not absorb light, but reflect. Shades of pastel and neutral colors are here to recommend that they work smoothly and harmoniously. You can use a few fresh color accents discretion here and there by flower pots or other accessories.
Even mini balconies can be tastefully set up
Balcony plants and that certain something
Here you have determines the choice, because the range is quite large. In every garden center you find a huge variety of plants, flowers, and other articles that are very well suited for a small balcony. Some of the pflegeleichtesten plants are Fuchsias, petunias and Geraniums, but also oleanders, olive trees, succulents, and lavender are preferable in any case. The trend of vertical Gardenings is quite practical for small balconies. This way, to make the planting, saving not only space, but looks also at the same time very effectively.
Depending on the style and flair, you can add a small statue, a decorative fountains, wind chimes and more ornaments to the balcony design. Don’t forget the romantic lighting! Fairy Lights, metal lanterns, paper lanterns and candles are a must.
In this sense, we wish you a wonderful and relaxing summer and not only on the balcony!
Find beautiful home accessories with an Oriental flavour, for example, at Westwing
Trendy stripes in black and white give a certain dynamic balcony
White balcony furniture – the perfect choice for the small balcony
Less is sometimes more
Even barbecuing can organize themselves on the small balcony
Screening of straw or bamboo designed the balcony even cosier
Here is your culinary herbs feel just perfect
Great mini table idea Nimio lab
And even more comfort and coolness of IKEA
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