Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, days are longer and the temperature is warmer – spring is here! With the onset of the season comes the desire to get outside and enjoy time with family and friends. And, according to Pam Kahn, a style expert on the Lowe’s customer experience design team, having an awesome outdoor space can help you do both.
Open House caught up with Kahn to learn more about how to boost your outdoor spring style (spoiler alert: it’s not that hard!). Here are some of her tips and tricks for sprucing up your space:
“There’s something mesmerizing and a bit nostalgic about gathering around a crackling fire, and adding a fire pit or fireplace puts the perfect finishing touch on your outdoor oasis.”—Pam Kahn, Lowe's style expert
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These are just a few ideas to get you started – browse through Lowe’s Patio Paradise Pinterest board for additional tips, tricks and design inspiration. You’ll be enjoying your outdoor oasis in no time! And if you love any of the items featured in the photos above, you can find more information about them in the 2017 Patio Guide.
Kahn has been providing style advice at Lowe’s since 1995. In her role, she gathers insights and synthesizes data to forecast trends (it’s become “part of her DNA,” she said) and enjoys focusing on the passion customers have for creating a home they love.
Did you like this story? Check back in the months ahead for more tips from the style experts on the Lowe’s customer experience design team.