Living in a custom-built home in Estes Park or along the Front Range offers a unique opportunity to embrace the beauty of nature and indulge in the great outdoors. Whether you're seeking relaxation, adventure, or a closer connection with nature, incorporating outdoor additions can elevate your mountain home experience to new heights. At Kinley Built, our custom home contractors will work with you every step of the way to create a home you love, both inside and out.
Four Perfect Outdoor Additions for a Mountain Home
Expansive Deck or Patio
An expansive deck or patio is one of the most essential outdoor additions for a mountain home. Imagine waking up to panoramic vistas of towering peaks or enjoying coffee as the sun sets behind the mountains. A spacious deck or patio provides an ideal setting for outdoor dining, entertaining guests, or simply relaxing in a hammock while immersing yourself in the serenity of nature.
Outdoor Kitchen and Dining Area
What better way to savor the mountain lifestyle than cooking and dining outdoors? An outdoor kitchen and dining area are perfect for enjoying meals amidst breathtaking scenery. Install a built-in grill, a countertop with ample food preparation space, and a sink for convenience. Incorporating a pergola or retractable awning will provide shade during sunny days.
Cozy Outdoor Fireplace
Embrace the charm and warmth of a crackling fire in the great outdoors with a cozy outdoor fireplace. Whether it's nestled on your deck, patio, or in a dedicated outdoor living area, an outdoor fireplace instantly creates a relaxing ambiance and extends the usability of your outdoor space into the cooler months.
Tranquil Water Feature
Consider a bubbling fountain, a cascading waterfall, or a serene pond so the soothing sound of flowing water can create a calming atmosphere amidst the grandeur of the mountains. A water feature adds aesthetic appeal and attracts wildlife, enhancing your connection with nature.