Maximizing Outdoor Living with a Patio: How Sunshine Coast Homeowners Can Create a Relaxing Retreat

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Creating Your Dream Outdoor Oasis: Patio Design Sunshine Coast Style

Outdoor living spaces have become an essential part of the modern home, especially for Sunshine Coast, Noosa and Gympie homeowners seeking to maximise their enjoyment of the beautiful weather and natural surroundings. Investing in a patio can not only add value to your property, but it can also create an idyllic retreat for your family and friends. This blog post will provide you with helpful tips and ideas to design and maintain the perfect relaxing retreat in your backyard using the expertise of Coastal Patios.

Choosing the Ideal Location for Your Patio
When planning your patio, there is a range of factors to consider such as sun exposure, views, and privacy. It is important to assess the size and shape of your backyard and pay attention to drainage and other infrastructure concerns. A patio should be designed in harmony with your home’s architecture and natural features of your property.

Determining Your Patio’s Purpose
Before selecting the design elements for your patio, decide on its primary purpose. Will it be used for eating, relaxing, entertaining guests, or gardening? Striking the right balance between functionality and aesthetics will give your patio long-lasting appeal. Starting with a clear vision in mind will make the design and construction process run smoothly.

Designing Your Patio Layout
Your patio layout should meet both your practical needs and design preferences. Consider the right materials for flooring, walls, and other infrastructure elements. Additionally, plan for furniture and decorative touches that will enhance the overall atmosphere of your space. Creating zones can be an effective way to separate different areas or activities on your patio.

Landscaping and Surrounding Greenery
Incorporating greenery into your patio design can create a visually appealing and serene environment. Select plants and trees that complement your patio, and consider planters, garden beds or other creative ways to integrate greenery into your space. In addition, shrubs, vines or tall plants can enhance privacy and provide shade for those sunny days.

Selecting Patio Furniture and Decorative Accents
Choose furniture that suits your preferred style, materials, and colour palette. Add pops of colour and personal touches with decorative accents that reflect your own taste. Don’t forget to consider the balance between style, comfort, and durability in your selections as well.

Lighting Your Patio for Nights and Entertaining
Proper lighting is crucial for creating the perfect ambience, ensuring functionality, and maintaining safety in your outdoor living space. Explore various lighting options, such as string lights, lanterns or spotlights. Layering different light sources can create different moods and levels of illumination for various activities.

Enhancing Your Patio with Additional Amenities
Consider incorporating additional amenities into your patio design that will add functionality and atmosphere. Installing a fire pit or fireplace, an outdoor kitchen, bar or cooking area, or other features like water elements, pergolas or shade structures can elevate your outdoor living space even further.

Choose the right patios builder to assist with your decisions – Coastal Patios

With over 25 years of experience, Coastal Patios is the ideal partner for your patio project. At Coastal Patios, we bring a wealth of experience and expertise to every project we take on. We’ve been building top-quality patios on the Sunshine Coast, Noosa, and Gympie for over 25 years. Our dedicated team of professionals have years of experience working with various structures and materials, ensuring a top-notch end result.

We are a proud holder of a QBCC (Queensland Building and Construction Commission) licence, which ensures that our work meets the highest industry standards. Our QBCC licence also offers you peace of mind knowing that we are a registered building service, offering our customers trust and assurance.

In addition to our QBCC licence, we are also proud members of Master Builders QLD – a renowned industry association dedicated to promoting the highest industry standards. Being a member of this prestigious organisation reflects our commitment to providing exceptional patios and customer service.

As an Australian business, we believe in supporting local industry. That’s why all Coastal Patios products are sourced from Australian-owned suppliers and manufactured right here in Australia. This means you can trust the quality of our materials while being reassured that your investment supports local jobs. At Coastal Patios, we have complete confidence in the quality of our work. That’s why we offer a warranty on all our projects.

Choosing the perfect patio builder is an essential step in maximizing your outdoor living with a patio. With more than 25 years of experience, QBCC licensing, Master Builders QLD membership, and top-quality Australian-made products, Coastal Patios is the ultimate choice for creating your dream outdoor living area on the Sunshine Coast, Noosa or Gympie.

Ready to start enjoying the outdoor lifestyle? Get in touch with the friendly team at Coastal Patios, and let us help turn your vision into a reality.

Fully Finished Patios

At Coastal Patios, we know how difficult it has become to find reliable tradesmen and manage multiple quotes for your project. That’s why we offer The Complete Package which includes all the finishings you might need like shutters, electric fit outs and lighting.



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Custom Patios

At Coastal Patios, we only use Australian-made roofing products that are known for their strength and durability. With Coastal Patios’ quality workmanship and superior products you can rest assured that your patio or carport will be great looking and high performing for many years to come.


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Build A Stunning Louvred Patio

The expert local team at Coastal Patios will create your dream louvred patio utilising the very best Australian-made materials. This modern style of patio allows you to use your space year round and its energy efficient design helps keep your space cool in summer and warm in winter.


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Keep Your Car Covered

The team of building experts at Coastal Patios know the ins and outs of local weather and will tailor the custom roof, insulation and ceiling options of our products to match. You can work closely with our team or step back and watch them turn your plans into a perfect spot to store cars, bikes, boards and everything else. 


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Local Deck Builders

Nothing compares to a beautiful outdoor area. Proud Sunshine Coast locals, Coastal Patios agrees and, as expert builders, we’ve got you covered. 
We offer a range of natural hardwoods for decking like Kwila/Merbau, Jarrah and Spotted Gum as well as beautiful modern composite decking.


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Custom-Built Pergolas

Great for BBQ areas or providing some shading for delicate plants, Australian-made pergolas from Coastal Patios are perfectly suited to the Sunshine Coast. Our Australian-owned company can create the perfect pergola for your backyard, whether you want it to be freestanding or added to your existing patio.


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