Private outdoor space is a dream of most people living in city apartments—even if it’s just a small balcony. (Or, let’s face it, a fire escape.) If you’re lucky enough to have a balcony, then you owe it to yourself—and all your friends—to make the most of it. This means doing more than putting out a lawn chair and calling it a day. No matter how tiny it is, your balcony has plenty of design potential. In search of balcony ideas? Read on to find 45 balcony ideas and see how you can transform your outdoor space from top to bottom.