Are you updating the landscaping of your backyard and want to incorporate water into the design? Great idea. The beauty of water in landscapes is that it can fit any type of look you’re going for. You can use water to turn your backyard into a modern oasis, a peaceful Zen garden, or a magical […]

One of the trickiest things about having a wooden deck that is located outside is the fact that, unless you live in the Sahara Desert, there is going to be some rainfall that makes contact with the wood. You also know that the San Antonio area is no stranger to wet weather either. So how […]

Decks are ideal home improvements to any household. They offer families with an additional place to enjoy during days or evenings with each other’s company. Children can use a deck as a play area. Since decks are located outside, the quality of the deck gets affected easily by the natural elements of weather. Moreover, as […]

It’s that time of year again, and you have your deck out back just begging to be used. You know what that means – party! Surely all your friends and families will want to come experience your lovely San Antonio deck for themselves. But is your deck entertainment ready? Take a closer look at your […]

A deck that sits in your front or back yard is important for spending time with family and friends and meeting neighbors by inviting them over for things such as barbecues and holidays. Decks usually last for a very long time, but after 20 or 30 years you might notice that your deck begins to […]

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Look outside your home and figure out what it’s missing. Sometimes a new patio is just what you need in order to connect with friends and spend time with family. Patios are great for small kids and they allow the older people to hang out, have a few beers and enjoy the beauty of the […]

The San Antonio Express News released a fine article about the horror stories that many people encounter when they hire a contractor for work on their home or office. It’s not all that uncommon to hear about these stories, considering many companies are not always run that smoothly. The article explains how San Antonio is […]

Adding dimensions to your home by making it attractive can be done by transforming your patio into a pergola. Doing the proper homework is a must, before starting this elaborate work of installing pergola on your patio in San Antonio. People with limited budgets can find a suitable alternative by getting custom made pergolas.   […]

Making your own outdoor kitchen may seem daunting, but with a few helpful pieces of advice, you can have a sunny alternative to a traditional way of cooking. Imagine, no more hot evenings in the kitchen, or cramped space. Instead, your culinary skill will flourish in the beauty of your backyard. How do you get […]

Many Americans use them interchangeably, but the truth is that patios and decks are two very different things. Let’s go over why. Decks A deck is almost always made out of wood or similar material (i.e. vinyl or a material made from composite wood). They can either be standing on their own or actually attached […]