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Whether you’re brainstorming ways to elevate your outdoor space to make better use of it this spring, or you simply want to spruce it up to be a cozy retreat all year-round, it helps to know where to look for outdoor decor, lighting, patio furniture and more. While many retailers fit the bill, today we’re here to hone in on QVC. The televised home shopping network’s website carries an array of garden and outdoor living items, including yard care essentials, live plants and patio accessories.
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To save you from endlessly scrolling through each category, we rounded up 12 popular outdoor items from QVC to upgrade your outdoor area. No matter your goal—to become a grillmaster, experiment with gardening, or simply spend more time outside—our hope is that these items will inspire you to take full advantage of your outdoor space this spring (and whenever the weather permits).
1. A propane gas-powered fire pit
Who doesn’t love cozying up around a fire? Save yourself the time of having to actually start one with wood and matches by opting for this fan-favorite propane option, which is super easy to set up, according to shoppers. Just under 3.5 feet wide, this circular fire pit comes with the pit, lava rocks (which are largely for looks), a tank, and PVC cover for when it’s not in use. The pit can be lit for ambiance, to serve as the focal point of a night of scary stories and to roast s’mores—you choose!
2. A chic outdoor rug
Nowadays, it’s trendy to bring the indoors outdoors with durable furniture and floor coverings. Thinking you might like to give it a whirl? This small area rug is a great place to start. Sold in three colors, the rug is made of 100% polypropylene, so it can be used for indoor or outdoor use without fear of weather wearing it down. Shoppers are happy to report thats it’s both easy to clean and care for, too.
3. A cozy chair and ottoman
Hoping to create a cozy space where you can curl up with a good book, sit back and chat with friends or simply lounge and enjoy the sun? This patio chair with an included pull-out ottoman will quickly become your favorite place in your outdoor space. Made of metal and plastic, the chair and ottoman is designed to withstand the elements. One thing to keep in mind is that it has a low weight capacity of just 176 pounds, but one shopper writes that it feels ” pretty sturdy and hasn’t moved with some of the high winds [she’s] gotten.”
4. A cozy egg-shaped chair swing
Craving an even cozier cocoon to curl up in while enjoying the outdoors? This 4.7-star rated egg-shaped chair swing will make you swoon. The hanging woven egg is made with powder-coated metal wrapped in nylon, so it’s designed to weather the storm. It comes outfitted with everything you see here, including the plush cushions that will surely make it difficult to want to get out of the swing.
5. An outdoor deck storage box
Don’t let your yard care items clutter up your peaceful outdoor space. Instead, add one of these 30-gallon, weather-resistant deck boxes to your set-up. You can use it to store hoses, gardening tools, pool accessories, or whatever else you see fit. Best of all, it can be used as a table or casual seat, too, as it’s built to withstand up to 200 pounds. Multiple reviewers agree that it’s easy to put together, sturdy and able withstand the elements.
6. A set of retro metal chairs
How cute are these shell-inspired patio chairs? The unique construction gives the chairs, which are sold in four colors, a slight bounce, which makes sitting outside in them an even more joyously lulling experience. One reviewer describes them as “very well-designed sturdy chairs that are both roomy and comfortable.”
7. A vibrant hummingbird feeder
Upgrading your outdoor area doesn’t have to only benefit you and the other people in your life—it can cater to the birds, too! This top-rated hummingbird feeder will add an eye-catching element to your outdoor space while attracting hummingbirds around your home in the process with its four feeder ports. Shoppers gush over the multicolored blown glass that does an excellent job of catching the sun.
8. A smoker-grill hybrid
Ready to become a grillmaster? Or maybe you’ve long loved barbecuing and finally have the space to actually create your dream outdoor grill setup? Whatever the case may be, this rugged wood pellet smoker grill is worth perusing. Equipped with a PID controller for consistent temperature, not to mention adjustable heat settings, this grill will make whipping up flavorful meals a breeze. More than 100 QVC shoppers laud its grilling performance, advanced features, and easy cleanup.
9. An electric hedge trimmer
Few things make a yard look better than well-kept hedges. With that in mind, consider adding this electric hedge trimmer to your lawn care arsenal. Beloved by shoppers for its lightweight design and powerful motor, the trimmer has a rotating head that makes trimming bushes easier and more efficient than ever. (Just be sure to read the instructions before getting hands-on with the motorized tool.)
10. A tranquil tiered water fountain
Give your outdoor space a zen appeal by adding a water feature. This rust-proof tiered fountain is a particular favorite among QVC shoppers thanks to its more natural appearance and ability to be lit up. Just keep in mind that it will have to be situated near an outlet, as it has to be plugged in. One happy customer writes, “The fountain is sturdy and very well made. I enjoy sitting outdoors even more with this beautiful fountain in my backyard!”
11. A stylish lantern
Who says you can only enjoy your outdoor space when the sun is out? With one (or a few) of these stylish lanterns, you’ll be able to illuminate your outdoor space to transform it into an intimate place to spend your evenings. It’s also worth mentioning that, while these lanterns are weather-resistant, they’re great for indoor use, too, so you’ll be able to switch up how you use them if you so choose. Close to 250 QVC buyers agree that these lanterns rake in the compliments wherever they’re placed around the home.
12. A set of 12 garden stakes
If you’re looking for ways to spruce up your space without spending very much at all, this set of colorful garden stakes is a precious option. Whether you huddle them together in one pot or situate them around your garden, you’ll quickly fall in love with the way they sparkle in the sunlight. And, who knows, they might even attract real-life birds, dragonflies and butterflies to your space.
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