When the weather gets cooler, you may want to go inside to bundle up. However, colder weather doesn’t mean you have to quarantine yourself inside. Winter is still a great opportunity to get in touch with the outdoors. Below, we’ve listed six ways you can make the most of the winter months.
Number 1: Get Cozy by an Outdoor Firepit
Firepits are a great way to stay warm and cozy during cool weather. When you think of fire pits, you probably think about all the wood you’ll need to buy or chop to keep it running. However, you can make a more ergonomic and modern firepit easier than you think. There are many different ways to light up your outdoor area with fire. Fire tables are a great way to stay warm during the winter.
Number 2: Soak in a Hot Tub in the Winter
Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean you have to be. Soaking in a hot tub is an experience that you can’t pass up during the winter season. The soothing warm waters of a hot tub will warm you up, even on the coldest of days. Having a hot tub also boasts many other benefits such as pain relief, reduced stress and sleep promotion.
Number 3: Stay Warm on the Patio
If you have a patio, a great way to stay warm is with outdoor patio heaters. Outdoor patio heaters can heat up an enclosed patio in no time. Even if you don’t have an enclosed patio, a patio heater can still give you the warmth you need. Patio heaters are great for when guests come over too. You won’t need to worry about keeping everybody warm when you have one running.
Number 4: Upgrade Your Outdoor Area
While no one likes to do chores, especially when it’s cold outside, it’s part of life. There may not be as many chores to do outside when it’s cold. However, you can always plan to make your outdoor area more enjoyable for warmer weather. During the winter, you can spend time figuring out how you will upgrade the space once the snow melts. You can also maintain the area and make small adjustments to get your blood flowing.
Number 5: Get Active in the Winter
It may seem like all the fun is on the inside when winter rolls around. However, you could pick up a new winter hobby. Things like skiing, ice fishing, and even going for walks are fun in the winter. Just make sure that you prepare and dress warmly. Does your dog enjoy the snow? Consider going for a winter walk together or playing in a snowy field.
Number 6: Spend Some Time with the Family
It may be easier to spend time with your family inside during the winter, but there are plenty of outdoor activities to do. If you’re in an area where it snows, you can go outside and build a snowman with your children. You may even be able to start a snowball fight or go sledding! Your kids will enjoy the time you spend with them—no matter the weather.
Get Cozy This Winter in Surrey
If you’ve got the winter blues, Jacuzzi Hot Tubs & Backyard Living of Surrey is here to cheer you up. We’ve got all kinds of items to warm you up during the winter months. Come check out our showrooms in Surrey or Langley, and we’d be glad to show you some of our products. For more information on how to spruce up your outdoor area this winter, check out our blog.