As spring and summer creep up around the corner, so are plenty of reasons for celebration! From the 4th of July to Easter, there is no shortage of occasions to throw a party. If you’re one of those people that love being the host just as much as you love attending get-together, then you likely want to impress your guests.
Creating the perfect space for entertaining friends and family starts with knowing what the best upgrades are. Here are some of the best ones to consider.
A Swimming Pool
When the weather gets warmer, most of your parties will likely start happening outside. What better way to spend your time outdoors under the sun than in a pool! Make no mistake about it; installing a pool in your home is a significant investment.
However, the good news is that it can add significant value to your home when you’re looking to resell. If you’re not looking to invest too much money into a pool, then you can always consider an above ground pool for much less money. It may not be quite as dazzling, but it still does the trick when you’re looking to cool off in the heat!
A Fire Pit
During a party, it’s important for guests to have a place to gather and chat. One of the best places to gather is a fire pit. Although most people think of gathering around a fire during colder months, it’s also great for spring and summer evenings.
When the sun sets, the air can get a little crisp. A fire makes a cozy place for your friends to gather and chit chat. You can even consider doing something like roasting marshmallows or hotdogs! If you have kids attending, they’ll get a kick out of it.
Plenty of Decorations
No party is complete without decorations! Glam up your home with plenty of decoration that will give your home a burst of color and light. Consider vibrant artwork or bright lights. If you’re feeling like splurging, even more, consider something like a chandelier in the middle of your main gathering space.
Although most of your guests will mingle throughout the event, it’s important to provide enough seating for everyone. From couches to chairs to love seats, it’s essential that you have an equal amount of seating for your guest count.
If your number of attendees tends to fluctuate, consider keeping foldable chairs on stand by. Part of creating the perfect party means encouraging conversation, and seating is essential for a good chat.
Whether you’re serving alcohol at a party or not, having a station where people can grab something to drink is a huge perk. Incorporating a home bar in your house can be a simple yet fantastic upgrade.