Built-in seating has been among the top trends in outdoor living designs for a while now. This is according to the American Society of Landscape Architects national surveys. People do spend a lot of their time in outdoor living spaces.   Traditional furniture doesn’t help much when it comes to change of weather. It also needs to be replaced […]

Spring is quickly approaching. But, after such a cold winter, your patio and deck are probably missing you and yearning for your undivided attention. Washing your deck or patio should not a painstaking task to perform. For the yard-loving man, it can actually be fun!  The Guy’s Guide to Making Cleaning Your Deck or Patio Fun  If you’re a man who […]

These days, getting down on the grill is not just for men anymore. Both sexes know how to take to the patio and throw some steaks on the grill for a nice day outdoors. And, although the winter months don’t allow for much patio time, Christmas is a good time to buy awesome outdoorsy gifts […]

What is a patio cover and how can it bring value to your life? It’s a structure that provides shade while attached to your home. It’s generally supported by two columns or posts. The patio cover’s roof may be solid depending or open, depending on the amount of protection from the sun you require.   In […]

Halloween has come and gone. Now, it’s time to start planning for the holidays… Thanksgiving and Christmas. For most of us, Thanksgiving is a time for enjoying good food and loads of family and friends. But, for many, the idea of an outdoor Thanksgiving dinner party sounds like an awesome idea. 7 Tips to Planning […]

It is now autumn and winter is lurking fast right around the corner. Your yard and garden need some help during this period. You can’t allow your garden to meet winter head-on without some help. Or, they may find it difficult to fully recover from the harshness of winter. 5 Tips for Making Your Yard […]

No more plain, boring driveways! Here are some tips and design ideas for using concrete stains to add style and improve the way your driveway looks. A concrete driveway with a nice stamped job adds value to your property, enhances the overall appearance of your home and catches the eyes of anyone passing by. There […]

One of the nicest patio floor options is stamped concrete, a popular choice for those who enjoy entertaining outside on their patio. The great part of having a stamped concrete patio is that the flooring looks just as nice as the flooring in an indoor space. Not only that, but it is an economical choice […]