Good news! Summer has finally arrived and with it comes cookouts, backyard barbecues and neighborhood gatherings. And guests — lots of guests. With all those extra visitors it’s a good thing that warm weather tends to expand your living space into the outdoors…Decorating your outdoor room is very similar to decorating any other area of your home. First, it’s important to determine the primary functions of the space. Most patios or decks, for example, have three separate areas: an area for eating, another for conversation…Once you’ve decided exactly how you will use your outdoor space, it’s time for furniture selection and placement.