Turn Your Outdoor Space into a Safe Entertainment Oasis

From entertainment features to cozy comforts, add these luxury items to your “fifth room” to make it even more special for yourself and your guests.

After more than a year of lockdown, quarantine mandates and various COVID restrictions, open outdoor spaces continue to be the safest and healthiest way to socialize. Whether it’s your backyard, patio area, courtyard, deck, rooftop or pool area, your “fifth room” can be a COVID-friendly, safe and fun space for you and your loved ones. 

Whether you want to host a birthday party, family reunion or BBQ with friends, there are various ways you can improve your outdoor space to make it a much more enjoyable place for your guests. From entertainment features to cozy comforts, below are some luxury items you can add to your “fifth room” to make it even more special for yourself and your guests:

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Cabinet Tronix’s Outdoor Mobile TV Lift Cabinet Bar & Fridge Stunner lets you get the party started in 30 seconds. The outdoor mobile US-made TV lift system, which fits up to a 65-inch TV with an optional soundbar and 360-degree manual swivel, is entirely weatherproofed and designed to be enjoyed in every climate. The interior is made of solid mahogany and includes a stainless steel ice bin that holds up to 40 lbs. of ice, a walnut/cherry cutting board, upper bottle holder, condiment station, bottle storage and space for essentials such as glasses, cocktail shaker and utensils. It also features two magnetic detachable lights that go over the bar for visibility after sundown, and which can be stored when not in use. Best of all, it comes with a 10-year warranty. Watch the sports game live or the latest movie with friends at your next BBQ.  

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Cal Flame’s Four-Burner Stainless Steel Propane Grill Island with 27 in. Access Door

has a unique two-side bar table that can comfortably seat up to three people on each side so the grill master isn’t alone while prepping the best BBQ. The unit includes a G4 burner grill 45,000 BTU, Thermometer and a 27-inch stainless steel access door for storage. Its base is built with 16 Gage Galvanized metal, Hardi-board covered with durable Ameristone Stucco in stony creek with elegant three-foot bottom trim that matches the countertop, which is designed with 12-inch porcelain tile in cream color for a perfect match to any backyard decor or style. Grill in style and with enough room for friends to keep you company. 

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EcoSmart Fire’s Table Base 40, Teak, Propane/ Natural Gas allows you to invite friends over for a night of drinks or roasting marshmallows. This luxurious outdoor fire feature with its eco-friendly fire table was masterfully crafted from composite concrete or premium teak. The Base 40 operates with three fuel-type options: plumbed natural gas and liquid propane for outdoor use, or eco-friendly bioethanol for indoor/outdoor use. The square fire table yields a clean-burning flame without releasing smoke, soot or ash for relaxation minus the mess of a wood fire. With height-adjustable feet and ample surface space for holding glassware and appetizers, the modern fire table creates an inviting space for relaxation. Keep warm on a chilly night or add the feeling of a bonfire with this great fire feature. 

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Capri Outdoor Daybed can be a romantic cozy nook with a retractable cover or spaced-out seating arrangement for friends or family gatherings. Rust-free powder-coated aluminum frames serve as a sturdy foundation for handwoven 100% recyclable resin wicker. Made to mimic the look and feel of natural wicker, this synthetic version is actually more durable, easy-to-maintain and weather resistant. The cushions are even upholstered in an ultra-soft, solution-dyed polyester fabric that’s double stitched for strength. Modular components, including armless chairs, an ottoman and a c-shaped end table allow you to create the perfect lounge area. Layout in the sun or pull up the shade for some covered comfort in this luxurious lounge set. 

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kathy ireland’s River Brook 6 Piece Wicker Patio Furniture Set, Toffee By TK Classic:

Destress in luxury with the Kathy Ireland® Homes & Gardens River Brook collection by TK Classics. This outdoor seating set features a custom hand-woven, two-tone walnut-colored wicker, which is crafted using a high-density resin material to ensure your seating set is built to withstand the elements. Gently sloped backs and armrests coupled with extra thick cushions provide both elegance and optimal comfort, while commercial grade aluminum frames ensure maximum durability.

While adding all the pieces will transform a space, even adding only one will make a significant difference in making any outdoor space fun. Pull all or some of these luxury elements together, invite your family and closest friends, and you can have a safe, socially-distanced gathering to rival even the most luxurious resort.  

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