Outdoor Rooms on a Budget: Our 10 Favorites From HGTV Fans

If you're dreaming of an outdoor retreat but money is tight, get some great design ideas from these lovely and thrifty porches, patios, decks and gardens.

Photo By: HGTV fan ericjlandry

Curbside Finds

HGTV fan Cobbcottage took this porch swing to the next level by covering it with a quilt and adding a coffee table found by a curbside. Antique jars filled with flowers and plenty of candles give this sweet space ambiance and style.

Easy-Breezy Knockoff

An easy, and less costly, solution for an outdoor sun shelter is to build a canopy over a lounge chair just like the one HGTV fan Tiki262 made.

Victorian Charm

HGTV fan DeeSigning, creates living spaces that contain an aura of freedom like this Victorian-style front porch restoration.

Relax and DIY

The wrap-around bench seating underneath the sparkling Christmas lights creates a lively, yet laid back atmosphere. Design by HGTV fan designgal71

Smart Accessories

This outdoor room provides plenty of places to sit, a six-panel screen for privacy and ornamental shrubbery. A tarp doubles as ceiling, providing protection from the summer sun. Design by HGTV fan mikedan1

Add Peace

If you want a sense of peace and tranquility in your outdoor space, add a water feature. HGTV fan Aussie Angel designed this lovely fountain using a solar water pump.

Convertible Convenience

This homemade custom coffee table can convert to an outdoor dining table. Design by HGTV fan jodwayne

Exotic Entryway

HGTV fan Ericjlandry placed lush palms and flowering hibiscus plants next to magnificent clay urns to flank an elegantly lit entryway.

A Secret Garden

Creative flair and artistic imagination transformed HGTV fan Singlemomonabudget's previously empty apartment patio into a private cottage garden.

Reuse and Reimagine

HGTV fan Santamaker says to save money and help the environment by upcycling discarded chairs.

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