When backyards are just a wide space of grass, it’s hard to enjoy them. But when you start breaking up the space into a shady deck, an outdoor dining area, and some beautiful garden beds, your backyard can really start to take shape. While transforming the ground into different layers of wood, stone, and grass do … Read moreUse Layered Fencing to Decorate Your Backyard
Whether your project is a deck, covered porch or patio, you will need to choose the surface material. Decking materials are available in conventional lumber, composites, vinyl and metal; each of these different types of materials have their advantages. If you want the look of wood without the maintenance, composites are great. Metal and vinyl … Read more4 Best Deck Materials for Your Outdoor Living Space
With summer right around the corner, now is a great time to think about adding that privacy fence you’ve been thinking about, or adding a decorative and or protective fence around your vegetable garden to keep out local wildlife looking for an easy meal! Privacy Fencing If you love to spend time in your backyard … Read more‘Tis the Season… for Outdoor Living, That Is!
Adding a pergola is one of the best ways to improve your outdoor living space. However, if you already have a gazebo, screened-in porch, or covered deck, you may not feel you need one. There are actually lots of other uses for pergolas aside from entertaining, so you may want to consider one for any … Read moreEvery Homeowner can Benefit from these Alternate Uses for Pergolas
A home is simply not a home if it lacks ambiance outside. Outdoor entertaining and outdoor living offer a multitude of opportunities to enjoy the seasons with family and friends. But enjoying your backyard or garden often requires a bit more privacy. Not seclusion, but rather, an area specifically designed to enhance the scenery and experience. Picture … Read moreEnhance Your Outdoor Living Space and Enhance Your Life
With some careful planning, your new deck can be so much more than a simple rectangle. While this classic deck style works for most styles of homes and yards, your personal aesthetic may lead you to prefer a deck that’s a little more complex. Here are some of the new trends in decks gaining attention … Read moreNew Deck Trends for 2016
Decks add value and an extra living space to your home. When a home has a deck, the homeowners (and their guests) benefit greatly. What’s more, a deck provides a place for family gatherings and events. For example, if the backyard isn’t enough space for a birthday or graduation, a deck adds a place for relaxation … Read moreDo You Want More Living Space? A Deck May Be The Answer!
Outdoor living spaces have become important parts of residential landscapes and are a feature that many new home buyers look for. Where there was once simply a patio and barbecue, you’re now more likely to find a full outdoor kitchen. Because additional space dedicated to open-air entertainment is highly desirable, outdoor structures now add both value … Read morePergolas: The Perfect Outdoor Complement