Patio terraces are a popular addition to many homes. People love to congregate in these peaceful areas overlooking the outdoors. Patio terrace decoration ideas abound, and nearly any decor style can be accommodated. Choose these patio terrace decoration ideas to create an inviting patio terrace where guests will want to spend a lot of time. Set up this space in such a way that you can use it several months out of the year and at any time of the day or night. For instance, use varying sizes of potted plants to adorn the terrace steps of your patio. Intersperse smaller pots with larger ones. You can also use tiered pots to give you greater height and more variety in your planting. Make sure to use a wide variety of colors in your plants. Purchase plants that have not only different colors of flowers, but also different colors of leaves, such as white and purple. When purchasing plants, take note of when they bloom. Buy plants that bloom at different times of the year, to keep your patio looking inviting year-round.