Zillow Digs recently announced the results of their survey of leading interior design experts. The survey asked about the top patio design trends for 2015 and analyzed the most popular patio design photos on their site. Results show that consumers appreciate simple designs that are as functional as they are attractive. Level of maintenance is important to consumers, therefore they prefer products that are easy to maintain.
Lime green accents are a hot trend, as seen with this Ando Teak Sofa Set
Plants and greenery that require little maintenance is an important factor for patio design. Therefore there has been a surge in the popularity of vertical gardens. These gardens take up much less floor space than traditional gardens and can be used to grow edible herbs.
The results showed an increase in demand for lime green accents in patio furniture, such as sofa and dining sets. People are moving away from Tuscan colors because they are viewed as being outdated. There is also an increase in demand for hurricane candles when it comes to outdoor lighting. They are a affordable way to create romantic lighting outdoors.