KUSA - There are still a few more weeks left to enjoy the summer heat by hanging out with family and friends.

9NEWS took to Pinterest to find some of the best and cost-effective ways to spruce up your patio for these events.

From decor to outdoor rugs, watch the video above to learn how to try these crafts at home.

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