As the seasons change in Adelaide, so do our needs to be comfortable in our patios. In winter, we seek to keep the cold winds and rain at bay while maintaining any warmth we can generate. Conversely, in summer, we aim to protect ourselves from the harsh sun while allowing cooling breezes to flow.

This is where patio enclosures come into play, offering a solution to enhance comfort in your Adelaide patio. At Outside Concepts, we understand these changing needs and provide various enclosure options to suit every season, with a special focus on outdoor blinds.

Why enclose your patio?

We generally want to get into our Adelaide patios to get outside, so why enclose our outdoor spaces?

Adelaide’s climate can be quite variable, with chilly winters and hot, dry summers. By enclosing your patio, you create a more controlled environment that can be enjoyed year-round.

Enclosures help to:

  • Retain warmth in winter by keeping cold winds out and maintaining a cosy atmosphere.
  • Provide shade and ventilation in summer by blocking out harsh sunlight while allowing for airflow.
  • Protect furniture and décor by shielding your outdoor furniture from weather damage.
  • Enhance privacy and security by offering a more secluded space for relaxation.

Types of Adelaide patio enclosures

There are various patio enclosures you can choose. These include outdoor blinds, fixed panels and screen enclosures made from a variety of materials and even vegetation such as hedges and shrubs. While all these options have their merits, outdoor blinds stand out as a particularly versatile and practical choice for Adelaide homeowners.

Adelaide outdoor blinds: The ultimate flexible solution for your patio

What’s so good about outdoor blinds installed on your Adelaide patio?

  • Outdoor blinds can be easily adjusted to meet your needs, whether it’s blocking out cold winds or shielding from the summer sun. In winter, you can lower the blinds to create a barrier against the chill, effectively retaining heat within your patio area. In summer, the blinds can be partially retracted to allow for maximum airflow, creating a comfortable, shaded space.
  • On those days where the weather is perfect – not too hot, not too cold – you can fully retract your blinds. Try doing that with fixed panels or vegetation? It’s why we call outdoor blinds the flexible solution.
  • Outdoor blinds come in various materials, including PVC, mesh and canvas. Each material offers different levels of light filtration, privacy and protection against the elements. PVC blinds, for example, provide a clear view while blocking wind and rain, whereas mesh blinds offer excellent ventilation while reducing glare and UV exposure.
  • Modern outdoor blinds are designed for convenience. Many systems come with manual or motorised options, allowing you to adjust them with ease. Some can even be integrated with smart home systems for remote operation, making it simple to adapt your patio environment to changing weather conditions.
  • Outdoor blinds are available in a wide range of colours and styles, allowing you to choose a look that complements your home’s exterior. Whether you prefer a sleek, modern appearance or something more traditional, there’s a design to match your aesthetic preferences.

Why choose Outside Concepts in Adelaide for your patio and outdoor blinds?

At Outside Concepts, we specialise in designing and building custom patios to suit your specific needs. We also supply and install the best outdoor blinds, to help make your patio, pergola or verandah comfortable all-year-round.

Whether you’re after a new patio for your Adelaide home or outdoor blinds, our team of experts will ensure your project is completed to the highest standards, using quality materials and craftsmanship.

If you live in the southern suburbs of Adelaide, the person to contact is Craig Arthur. Call us on 1800 601 674 and we’ll get Craig to get in touch with you. Alternatively, you can submit a form on Craig’s branch page.

From concept to clean up, you can rely on us. Give Outside Concepts a call on 1800 601 674 to organise a free quote.

Want an Adelaide patio that you can be comfortable in all-year-round? Outdoor blinds or other enclosures are part of the solution.
Want an Adelaide patio that you can be comfortable in all-year-round? Outdoor blinds or other enclosures are part of the solution.