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Quiz: What should you include in your Outdoor Living Space?
by Staff
Extend your living space by going outside. Knowing the right setup for your outdoor furniture may help you create social areas. Take this quiz to see how much you know about optimizing your outdoor living spaces.

When creating outdoor living spaces, what decorating principle should you apply?

  • Design your outdoor space like you would your living room.
  • Put all furniture against one wall.
  • Have many different types of seating.

Which indoor activity is best suited for outdoors?

  • playing cards
  • dinner party
  • both of the above

How can you set apart the entertaining areas of your yard?

  • enclosing the area
  • installing a floor
  • both answers

Pergolas enclose an area while letting in lots of _________.

  • sunshine
  • stale air
  • air conditioning

What type of material is appropriate for an outdoor floor?

  • brick
  • finished wood
  • polished marble

Which of the following is NOT a good source for outdoor cooking appliances?

  • home improvement store
  • Internet
  • thrift store

Why can't you use your old living room sofa in an outdoor space?

  • Sun will fade it.
  • Rain will rot it.
  • both answers

It is safe to use electronics outdoors?

  • yes
  • not possible
  • if you use waterproof electronics

Which of the following is NOT a good tip for protecting outdoor furniture from freezing weather?

  • Remove any standing water.
  • Cover the furniture with a tarp.
  • Keep the furniture warm with portable heaters.

What is an easy way to warm up your outdoor space?

  • fire pit
  • koi pond
  • water fountain