4 Unique Outdoor Living Additions to Your Home


Whether you’re constructing your new custom home or renovating your current home, your backyard could use some work. Have you considered adding any of these four outdoor living options? Each option will liven up your backyard and add appraisal and personal value to your home.

Fire Pits and Fireplaces

What better way to spend time with family and friends than around a fire pit? Regardless of the time of year, you can light a fire and have a great time with those you love. Fire pits and fireplaces have become a popular addition to Middle Tennessee homes and Holmes By Design can help you add one to your backyard! Whether you plan on roasting marshmallows and making s’mores, or simply staying warm while watching the stars, a fire pit or fireplace is a perfect addition to any home.

Luxury Patios and Decks

Sometimes all your home needs to stand out from the crowd is a luxurious patio or deck designed to your personal style and desires. When you choose Holmes By Design to help design and create your patio, you’ll notice just how many options you have to choose from. From the type of patio stone to the size and shape, you’ll be able to fully customize your patio to meet your needs.

With a patio, you’ll be able to host outdoor parties or simply hang out in the beautiful Middle Tennessee weather without leaving the comfort of your custom home.

Outdoor Kitchens and Grilling Stations

Does your family enjoy cooking and grilling all season long? If so, consider adding an entire outdoor kitchen and grilling station to your home. This way, you’ll have the ability to cook your entire meal in one place and entertain guests all at the same time. Plus, an outdoor kitchen allows you to safely cook your meal and enjoy the beautiful weather all at the same time.

Do you want to enjoy your outdoor kitchen and grilling station all year long? If so, a covered porch or patio is a fantastic addition to your custom home. Holmes By Design can create a majestic covered porch or patio for your family to enjoy throughout every season and time of year.


If you want to add a place for you to escape to when you need to relax, have you thought about adding a pergola to your backyard? This outdoor living option is great for individuals who enjoy a peaceful setting to either relax or concentrate in. Plus, when you have Holmes By Design add a pergola to your outdoor living area, you’ll have the perfect backdrop for all your pictures with family and friends!

No matter which outdoor living option you choose to add to your Middle Tennessee home, trust Holmes By Design to help you bring your vision to life. With our years of experience and professional insight, we’re confident that we can transform your backyard into a beautiful and functional outdoor living area. Contact us today to learn how we can help you!