Remember That the Rooftop

It appears we never really have enough space in our houses, especially if we are living in the tightly packed quarters of a city. But, there can be one prime space that you have overlooked: your rooftop. Can you convert it in a fun space or a cozy afternoon reading nook? Maybe you’ve always wanted a little patch of backyard — would your rooftop be the answer? Before lack of indoor space gets you frustrated, check out your rooftop. You could find that you see it in a totally new light.


If you love throwing dinner parties, look at decking your rooftop with a complete dining set. Candlelight always works to set a romantic glow, nevertheless this wired chandelier completes the look with sudden glam.

Elad Gonen

If you’re a blessed rooftop proprietor with loads of space, then go all out by making an outdoor living room. This is perfect for entertaining a bunch of guests or enjoying family games under sunlight all day .

jamesthomas Interiors

For the greatest entertaining rooftop, combine dining and chairs table. Think about integrating an overhang of sorts, only in case the weather turns bad throughout your party.

Van-Martin Rowe

Obviously, not all of rooftops arrive with a ton of space. But even the smaller ones can be supplied with a couch or chair, making the perfect place for a day read.

Leslie Harris / Interior Design

Maybe you’ve always wanted a little patch of green. Create a backyard space in your rooftop and accompany it with simple seating so you can enjoy a cocktail while overlooking your lovely flowers.

Spore Design

Even with a slim budget, you can still make the most of your own rooftop. The real treat is being outdoors; a patio dining table and seats are all you need to enjoy a wonderful meal under the stars.

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John Maniscalco Architecture

Out basic seating and entertaining amenities, you will find a few other elements you might want to contemplate. A fireplace will keep you warm and cozy late into the day.

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A grill and minifridge prevent the bother of going back and forth from your kitchen indoors, making it much easier to dine on the rooftop. I would not mind flipping burgers with this particular view on a lovely summer day.

Harold Leidner Landscape Architects

In terms of aesthetics, do not worry going daring. Make an impression with an unexpected shade, like this bright orange. Weather-resistant materials can be found in a large assortment of choices nowadays, allowing you to choose one which makes just the effect you desire.

Joani Stewart-Georgi – Montana Ave. Interiors

Consider various designs. Rather than integrating freestanding chaise longues, add built-in chairs around the perimeter to free up space without undermining seating.

Harold Leidner Landscape Architects

Decide on a rug made from grass. It provides texture and color, and you will feel as if you’re sitting in a garden.

Harold Leidner Landscape Architects

Have a little fun with the space. Outdoor sport of supersize chess, anyone?

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