With Memorial Day quickly approaching, getting your outdoor patio spaces for guests is probably a little higher up on your to-do list. Whether you’re planning a small barbecue for a group of close friends or a large family gathering, we’ve put together a small list of items that we think will help make your party a success.

Grilling Accessories – The Right Tools For The Job

Weber 3 pc Stainless Steel Tool Set Weber Grill Out Light Weber Digital Pocket Thermometer

When it comes to cooking the perfect steak, having the tools you need at hand can make the job a lot easier. The Weber 3 piece stainless steel tool set features all the utensils you’ll need to handle your food while the Weber digital thermometer will tell you exactly when those burgers are ready to serve.

Patio Umbrellas – Everything Is Better In The Shade

9' Market Umbrella with Amber Fabric 9' Market Umbrella with Navy Blue Fabric Outdoor Umbrella Base

Make sure your guests don’t bake under the intense sun. Providing shaded areas will help make them comfortable while also protecting them from harmful UV rays. Oh, yeah…don’t forget the umbrella base to put it in.

Outdoor Lighting – Be The Light Of The Party

Treasure Garden Vega Umbrell Light Chatham Outdoor Table Lamp Mayfair Outdoor Floor Lamp

If your Memorial Day get-together lasts late into the evening, you’ll want to add some lighting for your friends and family to enjoy. The Vega umbrella light by Treasure Garden is a great way to turn your daytime shaded areas into a relaxing conversation area in the evening. If you have any questions about any of these great outdoor items, please feel free to let us know. Happy Memorial Day.

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Loaded with important information about the different types of patio furniture materials and styles as well as great style tips from our team of designers, you’ll find everything you’ll need to help you create your own backyard escape. As an added bonus, we’ve also included a useful checklist that you can complete and take with you when you go shopping for patio furniture.