For you to enjoy your outdoor area you need to purchase appropriate furniture. Everyone wants to use their patio to add a nice touch to their house. Of course they always keep in mind that they want an area that they can simply relax and lounge. For this purpose there are many types of furniture that you could possibly invest your money in. it simply depends on what your idea of relaxing is. I mean some people only like recliners some others would prefer a chair next to a small patio table. Based on what your needs are you must purchase what is most appropriate.
If you are looking for a way to lounge it out then you could possibly invest in outdoor daybed furniture. They tend to be much better than a couch when it comes to lounging outside. Of course some of them even come with canopies to cover the upper half of your body so you can really enjoy yourself. You could lie down and enjoy a book if you wish to. This will need a considerable amount of space though, hence a nice couch would not be such a bad idea if you are lacking in space on your patio. This would be an ideal sitting area say next to a pool if you have one. You would have to dry yourself before lying down on this though as this has a mattress.
Moving on from outdoor daybed furniture you could even invest buying a nice hammock for your patio. I mean it would be a nice fit in a corner somewhere in between two trees if you have such a place. These of course are all things relating to lounging. Earlier I mentioned that there could be people who would simply want to have a place to enjoy some tea and relax. For those kinds of people they need some proper chairs. You could possibly invest in wicker chairs for that as it would go very well with the setting. There are other options but wicker furniture tends to add a nice touch to things if you know what I mean.
The other options that are available are of course are stuff that are made out of wood or wrought iron for an example. A wooden bench could be ideal in a very small patio. Anything big would make the place feel cramped and small. This would take away from the whole purpose of having a place to enjoy and relax. All in all just figure what kind of person you are first and choose how you want to relax, and like in my final example about wooden ones always keep space in mind.