With the warmer seasons finally starting to set in, more of your gathering will move outdoors. But before you start setting up the tiki torches and slicing the watermelon, make sure your backyard design lends itself to entertaining. The three main design elements you’ll need are: seating, lighting and entertainment. Every party is different, but these are the basic elements that you shouldn’t overlook when considering your backyard design. Ready to get started? Break out the fire pit and campfire songs because with these tips, your summer party is going to be a hit!