A veranda provides a covered outdoor space that provides shade and protection, from the elements year-round, while still allowing you to enjoy the fresh air and the beauty your garden. There are many practical uses for a veranda though. Here are our top 5 ways you can use and enjoy a veranda to enhance your home.

Top 5 Uses for a Veranda


Outdoor Living Space

One of the most popular uses for a veranda is as an outdoor living space. The British weather can often keep us couped up inside. Verandas provide a comfortable and shaded area where you can relax and enjoy the fresh air, without worrying about the weather. Set up some outdoor furniture such as an egg chair, sofa or even pitch a hammock to create a cosy spot. Get outside and enjoy the fresh air. Sit back and switch off from the world in a new outdoor living space.

Garden Room

A glass veranda can also be used to create a garden room. Our verandas offer the option to add glass sides and sliding glass doors to create a full enclosed space. This is an excellent way to enjoy your garden whilst keeping the warmth in. A glass veranda can create an additional functional room for your property too, where you can read, work, or simply enjoy the view. Don’t forget the appeal it also has for potential buyers should you ever decide to move.

Dining Area

A veranda can be transformed into a beautiful dining area. You can set up a table and chairs and enjoy meals al fresco. This is a great way to enjoy family dining or a romantic dinner with your significant other. Verandas provide a shaded area that protects you from the sun or rain, whilst still allowing you to enjoy the outdoors. You can also add some outdoor lighting to create a romantic spot at night.

Entertainment Area

Another great use for a veranda is as an entertainment space. It is the perfect way to host your friends or family to provide a seamless blend of indoor comfort and outdoor charm. Whether it’s a summer BBQ party, drinks into the night or cosy catch up with a friend, a veranda is the ideal spot.

Workout Space

If you’re looking for a place to workout at home, a veranda can be an excellent option. There’s just something about an outdoor workout that you just can’t beat. A veranda eliminates the need to leave the comfort of your home to do it too, saving you time and making it easier to fit your exercise into your daily routine. It’s not just about the physical side though enjoy some holistic wellness and relax and meditate in the beauty of your garden.


Altogether, a veranda is a versatile addition to any home. It can be used as an outdoor living space, a garden room, a dining area, an entertainment space, a workout space, and much more.

With a little creativity and some comfortable furniture, you can transform your veranda into a beautiful and functional space that enhances your lifestyle. Whether you want to relax, entertain, or work out, a veranda can provide the perfect outdoor space for you and your family to enjoy.