Outdoor Design- Bringing the Outdoors In

An interesting trend in the interior design world is bringing the outdoors into your home. This can be done through a variety of design tactics. Whether you want small accent pieces like plants or larger natural design elements like a waterfall, bringing the outdoors into your home is an amazing experience.


There are so many positives for populating your home with an array of plants. Whether they are flowers, succulents, shrubs, or even different size trees, plants can help give a pop of color and accent to your room. Many plants also assist in creating better air quality in rooms.

Natural accent pieces

Taking pieces from the outdoors such as tree stumps, driftwood, rocks, etc. and using them as appliances or furniture can create a unique look. This design is very simplistic and natural, and even rustic. Get creative with what you can use these natural objects for!

Outdoor design/ furniture

People are using outdoor furniture to create a unique natural look in their homes. Some outdoor pieces come off very resilient and rugged while others come off tropical and dramatic. Using these colors and designs, you will be sure to bring a vacation feel into your home.


By incorporating something as small as a water fountain into your home, you can bring so much serenity and relaxation. The sound of running water is said to be very relaxing and calming. If you decide to go bigger, larger fountains, waterfalls, and pools are also an amazing way to bring the outdoor feel inside your space.


Natural light is one of the best ways to bring the feeling of the outdoor design inside. This can be done through skylights, large windows, or glass doors. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors have become quite popular and completely mold the outside and inside together.

With a passion for design, the Zelman Style Interiors Team’s priority is to create a unique and personal environment fit for any lifestyle. Contact us today at 954-718-6100.