It used to be that fireplaces were a purely practical commodity in the home. They were the primary form of heating. These days things have changed. Although most of us now rely on a furnace or boiler for heat, fireplaces are still desirable. They are just more of a luxury item that enhances the value of a home. As a result, they add to your decor. They also provide additional heat, and ambiance, as needed.
Decorating outdoor spaces isn’t usually a first priority for homeowners. When you move into a new home, you tend to focus your resources on perfecting your interior living spaces. That said, nobody wants to be cooped up in the house all the time. You’ll want to enjoy your outdoor space when the weather is accommodating and you spend all day in an office. You want to retreat to a beautiful backyard oasis that allows you to unwind and enjoy the relaxing allure of nature.