Create an outdoor room by using artsy concrete and a pergola: http://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/porch/outdoor-rooms/outdoor-room-ideas1/?socsrc=bhgpin081314patiopergola&page=7
I would love to have a place like this on my property to enjoy the out of doors. :-)
18 Easy Outdoor Room Ideas
Easy Outdoor Room Idea Put It All Together: For this easy outdoor room, the homeowner used a tent, colorful outdoor furniture, and a container garden to create a sanctuary from scratch. An area rug anchors the space, and key details such as a chandelier and accent tables provide additional drama.
How to Outfit Your Patio Like a Posh Hotel
How to Outfit Your Patio Like a Posh Hotel: To give the space a luxurious look and feel, skip the plastic lawn chairs and invest in big, cozy furniture like this Palmetto Wicker Sectional.