Warming your outdoor living space through the holidays and wintertime

Warming Your Outdoor Living Space Through the Holidays and Wintertime

11/28/2023|by Jason Klein

The holiday season and wintertime are often associated with cozy indoor gatherings, but who says you can't take the festivities outside? With the right elements, your outdoor living spaces can become an inviting retreat, even during the colder months. In this blog post, we'll share tips on transforming your backyard into a warm and inviting space and introduce some of Firegear's products to help you achieve this.

Embrace the Outdoors

Despite the cold, there's something magical about spending time outdoors during the winter. The crisp air, the quiet serenity, and the beauty of a frosted landscape can provide an entirely different experience than the warmer months. All it takes is a bit of planning and the proper outdoor heating solutions to make your outdoor living space as comfortable as your living room.

Warming Your Outdoor Living Space Through the Holidays and Wintertime

Warm Up Your Outdoor Space

One of the key aspects of creating a warm outdoor living space during winter is, quite literally, the heat. There are several ways to achieve this, and Firegear offers a range of products designed specifically for outdoor heating.

Firegear's Kalea Bay Outdoor Fireplace

The Kalea Bay Outdoor Fireplace is a fantastic way to add both warmth and ambiance to your outdoor space. This linear outdoor fireplace provides ample heat to keep you and your guests warm and serves as a mesmerizing focal point with its beautiful flames.

Firegear's Sanctuary Series Fire FURNISHINGS

Fire pits are another excellent heat source, and the Sanctuary Series fire furnishings from Firegear are no exception. They offer a unique blend of design and functionality, providing a generous amount of heat while enhancing your outdoor space's aesthetic appeal.

Firegear's Patio Heaters

For a more direct source of heat, consider Firegear's Patio Heaters. These commercial-grade patio heaters are designed to provide targeted heat, making them perfect for seating areas or outdoor dining spaces.

Firegear's LUME Smoke-less Wood-Burning Fire Pit

Lastly, the LUME Smoke-less Wood-Burning Fire Pit offers the traditional experience of a wood-burning fire pit but with less smoke. Its efficient burn ensures you can sit around the fire pit without worrying about the uncomfortable, eye-watering smoke.

Create a Cozy Atmosphere

Aside from the heat, creating a cozy atmosphere is another essential aspect of inviting your outdoor living space during winter. Here are some tips on how to do this:

  1. Lighting: Soft lighting can make a significant difference in creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Consider adding string lights, lanterns, or even LED candles to your outdoor space.
  2. Comfortable Seating: Invest in comfortable outdoor furniture and add plush cushions and blankets. Heated outdoor furniture can also be a great addition.
  3. Decorations: Decorate your outdoor space according to the season. Consider adding seasonal holiday decorations like wreaths, garlands, and holiday lights.
  4. Outdoor Rugs: An outdoor rug can add a pop of color to your space and provide additional warmth underfoot.
  5. Music: Don't forget about the auditory experience. Playing some soft music in the background can enhance the overall ambiance.

Warming Your Outdoor Living Space Through the Holidays and Wintertime

The Health Benefits of Outdoor Living

Outdoor living is not only about enjoying the beauty of nature or creating a comfortable space for gatherings. It's also about enhancing your overall well-being. As you warm up your outdoor space with Firegear's heating solutions during the holidays and wintertime, you're also opening up opportunities to reap numerous health benefits. Here's how:

Vitamin D Boost

Even during the colder months, spending time outdoors can help increase your body's production of vitamin D, a vital nutrient that helps maintain healthy bones and teeth and supports immune system function. When you're gathered around your Firegear Kalea Bay Outdoor Fireplace or LUME Smoke-less Wood-Burning Fire Pit, you can also soak up some much-needed vitamin D on sunny winter days.

Stress Reduction

There's something incredibly calming about watching the flicker of flames from your Sanctuary Series Fire Pit or the soft glow of your Kalea Bay Outdoor Fireplace. Coupled with the serene winter landscape, these elements can significantly reduce stress levels, promoting relaxation and mental well-being.

Encourages Physical Activity

Tending to your fire pit or outdoor fireplace encourages gentle physical activity. Whether gathering wood for your LUME fire pit or setting up your outdoor space for a holiday gathering, these tasks can help keep you active, improving your cardiovascular health.

Better Sleep

Research shows that spending time outdoors, especially in natural light, can help regulate your sleep-wake cycle, leading to better sleep quality. After an evening on your heated patio, you might find yourself drifting off more quickly and waking up more refreshed.

Social Interaction

Warming your outdoor living space during the holidays and wintertime provides ample opportunities for social interaction. Whether you're hosting a holiday party or enjoying a quiet winter evening with family, these interactions can boost your mood and contribute to better mental health.

Stay Warm with Firegear

Don't let the cold weather keep you from enjoying your outdoor living space. With the proper heating solutions from Firegear and some cozy decor, you can create an inviting outdoor retreat you and your guests will love spending time in, even during the wintertime. So go ahead, bundle up, step outside, and embrace the beauty of the outdoors this holiday season and beyond.