Undoubtedly, the best part of summer is the ability to actually enjoy the outdoors. The days are longer, the weather (usually) cooperates and the grill beckons. Yet, if we're lucky to have an outdoor space, it tends to be a bit...ignored. Thankfully, Lonny has come to the rescue with eight summer patio ideas that reinvent this little area. To see the complete gallery of outdoor settings, head on over to Lonny's website.
If this roundup left you inspired to work on your own outdoor space, be sure to check out our favorite patio umbrellas by flipping through our slideshow below.
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