Hello and welcome to our Garden Outline of covered patio ideas. Below you will find a summary of the benefits, main options and some design ideas we handpicked for you along with beautiful photos. Enjoy!
What are the benefits of having a covered patio?
- Lets you enjoy outdoor parties rain or shine – with the right type of cover, your family and guests can be safe from sudden showers or the UV rays
- Protects patio furniture and floor – can shield your furniture and patio flooring from direct sunlight that can cause bleaching
- Adds beauty to your home exterior – enhances your home aesthetics as it comes in various styles and materials that complement the outdoors
What are the main options for covered patios?
- Material: wood (beams, planks, stacked, timber, beadboard, trusses, grill), metal (corrugated/painted sheet), concrete
- Style: vaulted ceiling, awning, canopy (barrel vault, retractable), gazebo, pergola with draping cloth shade, terrace style, wooden grill
- Accents/Features: skylights, tropical leaf ceiling fan, pendant lights
- Flooring: flagstone, tiles (granite, faux concrete porcelain, travertine, porcelain), wood planks, brick
What follows are beautiful photos of covered patios along with patio design ideas we thought may be of interest to you. If you want even more patio ideas, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at all the photos along with points of interest and terms of art in the following galleries: patio designs with fireplaces, backyard patio designs and ideas, brick patio ideas, patio planter ideas and privacy wall ideas for patios. Enjoy and happy outdoor decorating!
1. Reclaimed Wood Beams
Points of Interest ● reclaimed wood beams on planked ceiling matching the lintels over doorways ● antique bronze candle chandelier over seating area ● concrete fireplace with antique bronze screen ● brown wicker sofa and armchairs
2. Zinc Roof
Points of Interest ● corrugated galvanized zinc sheet ceiling ● DIY multi-bulb chandelier ● white brick walls with contrasting grayish grout ● dark brown faux rattan swoop armchairs ● weathered flagstone floor
3. Ceiling Lights
Points of Interest ● ecru patio ceiling with 3 ceramic ceiling lights ● round window mirror above white fireplace ● white slipcovered tuxedo sofa with mixed throw pillows ● natural wood armoire ● sisal rug calling back the wicker seats
4. Barrel Vault Canopy
Points of Interest ● tan barrel vault canopy ● built-in bench with cedar brown cushions ● ● round concrete column ● matching varnished round wooden coffee table and armchairs ● gray granite tile flooring
5. Stacked Wood
Points of Interest ● Tuscan-inspired terracotta roof tiles ● mortared stone walls ● rattan square ottomans and sofa ● climbing flowering vine on natural stone column ● dark antique bronze tables ● river rock pebble garden path
6. Reclaimed Timber
Points of Interest ● reclaimed timber on wood planked ceiling ● mortared stone walls ● glass and metal teardrop pendant light ● sage green round pouf ● wood topped coffee table with square wrought iron legs ● jute area rug
7. Beamed Ceiling
Points of Interest ● chocolate brown beamed ceiling with large antique bronze candle chandelier ● segmental arched fireplace with herringbone long brick interior walls ● solid wood long dining table with matching benches