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Summer and outdoor games go hand in hand so why not gather up the whole family for a few hours of fun and games in the alfresco? Enjoying some time with the kids not only provides precious bonding moments but also offers psychological, social and physical benefits. It’s a great way to peel yourself away from work and reduce stress while the kids peel themselves away from their video games and learn to socialize. Here are a few fun alfresco ideas you can explore.

 

Before you start constructing your alfresco, your contractor for these construction services needs to secure the proper permits from your local council. There are two types of permits you may need to obtain.

 

There are a couple of great reasons for you to build an outdoor kitchen right in your alfresco. It’s a fun way to entertain guests. After all, who doesn’t love to hang out by the grill to see what’s cooking? Adding a kitchen is a solid investment that extends your living space and adds value to your property. A modern kitchen built using high quality materials will provide years of pleasure and enjoyment. Plus, cooking outdoor lets you cook on the barbie a lot more without having to worry about smoke and odours in your house. And it’s a healthier alternative, too. Grilled food is incredibly tasty and has less grease.

Way back in 1983, Paul Hogan starred in a TV commercial that aimed to get Americans to visit Australia. Toward the end of the commercial, Hogan promises to “slip an extra shrimp on the barbie.” And that’s how barbecue virtually launched Australia’s tourism boom.

You may have considered building your alfresco to entertain guests and to add value to your property. But whether you are aware of it or not, your alfresco also happens to be your most potent weapon against the stresses of daily living. Experts -- both scientists and mystics, alike -- have preached the benefits of meditation and relaxation for peace of mind and to overcome stress, worry, anxieties, lack of focus and other maladies of the mind. Meditation has been proven to enhance the physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual well-being of people.