Indoor-Outdoor Living Island-Style

The great indoor-outdoors this summer is all about a well-curated patio setup.
Indoor-Outdoor Living Hawaii
Photos: Courtesy of Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery; Fabrika Outdoor Living; Pacific Home and Appliance Distribution; City Mill

When the days get longer and the nights bring family and friends over to talk story, it’s time to savor the benefits of your indoor-outdoor spaces. Many Hawaii homes are intentionally designed with living rooms that open to patios, decks or pool areas to take advantage of refreshing breezes and to provide extra room for entertaining. For the ultimate indoor-outdoor living arrangement, several elements are key: durable and cozy furnishings, refrigeration for food and beverages, and cooking units and prep areas for tasty summer meals. Here are some of our favorite indoor-outdoor living finds.

Indoor-Outdoor Living Ferguson Samsung Refrigerator

Modernized Midcentury Refrigerator
The colorful bespoke four-door Flex refrigerator with customizable door panels by Samsung is a stylish way to keep your drinks and food chilled. Available through Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery, this fridge is on-trend with the midcentury modern aesthetic that’s sleek, uncomplicated, and popular with local homeowners. Streamlined outdoor appliances with the latest technologies now come in contemporary color choices. Outfit your space with complementary cabinetry to store barware and cookware, as well as fans and accessories in light, airy finishes.

Indoor-Outdoor Living Fabrika Furniture

Fabrika Outdoor Living Furniture
Sectionals and coffee tables in wicker are musts for indoor-outdoor gatherings. Keep your guests comfortable in furniture from Fabrika Outdoor Living. Locally owned and operated since 2018, the company manufactures its own lines of thoughtfully designed indoor-outdoor seating and accoutrements with materials specifically selected for Hawaii homes. Sunproof olefin fabric, which is mildew-resistant and doesn’t fade, is used on cushion covers that come in a variety of colors. Furniture frames are made with rust-resistant powder-coated aluminum.

Indoor-Outdoor Living Ooni Pizza Oven

Ooni Koda 12 Gas-Powered Pizza Oven
If grilling is not your cooking method of choice, an outdoor pizza oven is another option for summer entertaining. Available at City Mill, the Ooni Koda 12 gas-powered pizza oven takes roughly 15 minutes to heat up to 950°F (500°C) for quick and crispy stone-baked pizza. Its shell is made from commercial-grade cold-rolled carbon steel with a powder-coated finish. Powered by propane, the Ooni oven has a built-in flame safety device that automatically shuts off the gas supply when the flame is extinguished. Beyond pizza, the oven can be used for roasting fish, veggies and meats.

DCS Grills Pacific Home and Appliance Distribution

DCS Grills
Hanging out around the grill is a quintessential local summer tradition. Get a grill upgrade with DCS premium products, available locally through Pacific Home and Appliance Distribution. DCS grills have set the standard for outdoor cooking since 1989, with exquisite 304 grade stainless steel construction, precision engineering and temperature settings, and modern design. For searing, sautéing and imbuing savory smoky flavors into your ingredients, DCS grills are a statement-making centerpiece for any abode.

Raynor Garage Doors

Outdoor-Indoor Living?

Reversing the concept of indoor-outdoor living is a home trend that’s gaining popularity. Outdoor-indoor design brings natural and rustic materials inside your abode, and incorporates large glass windows for enjoying swaths of light and panoramic views without leaving your living room. Incorporating the benefits of nature, especially into urban dwellings and smaller spaces, is a new notion to explore for interior designers and architects. Some ideas for outdoor-indoor design include untreated wood finishes, earthy stone surfaces like green marble, and aged-metal accessories with patina details. Photo: Aaron K. Yoshino


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