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How to Feng Shui Your Patio Area

Outdoor Patio Design Tips Using the Principles of Feng Shui Those who have a knack for interior design have probably come across the principles of Feng Shui. But did you know that you can – and should – apply the same ancient Chinese principles to your outdoor patio as well? Paying attention to the Feng […]

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How to Solve Common Patio Problems

A Guide to Patio Repairs & Patio Maintenance Tips, Including How to Fix Patio Pavers As time goes by, spotting signs of wear and tear with your outdoor patio is a common occurrence and is to be expected. But depending on what the issue is, it can be hard to know what you should do […]

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Outdoor Patio Design Mistakes to Avoid

A Look at Common Mistakes & Patio Design Tips to Create a Functional Outdoor Living Space Designing an outdoor patio space and picking out your furniture and décor can be a complicated process. You have to remember you’re not setting up an indoor space. And the process is not nearly as straightforward since there are […]

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How to Make a Small Outdoor Patio Look Larger Than It Is

Tips for Creating Space and Making Your Outdoor Space Look and Feel Bigger Have you ever looked outside into your yard and wished you had more space for your patio area? This is a common concern for many homeowners and patio enthusiasts. Unfortunately, making your small outdoor patio area bigger physically is not always realistic. […]

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How to Winterize Your Patio

Tips to Winterize Patio Furniture, Decks, and Accessories for Protection from Winter Elements After spending so much time and effort getting your patio, porch, or deck ready for the warm weather, it’s now time to get it ready for the cold weather. Before the snow and ice are here to stay, spend a few hours […]

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Inexpensive Ways to Enclose a Porch or Patio

Enclosed Porch Ideas & How to Build an Enclosed Patio Room We all wish we could spend more time on our patio or porch. But what we wish for most is a little privacy! Enclosing that area can be a way to enjoy your space more comfortably. Enclosures also help keep the elements, bugs, and […]

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What Wood Stain Should I Use on My Deck?

How to Stain Your Deck & Enhance Your Patio Design The best way to ensure the longevity and durability of your deck is to stain and seal it properly. Rain, shine, and snow take a toll on wood decks. And as a result, they lose their lustre over time. But with the right stain, you […]

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Whether in rain or shine, cantilever umbrellas provide the most coverage for your backyard or patio.

Why Cantilever Umbrellas Are the Best Choice for Your Patio

A Look at What Makes Cantilever Umbrellas a Convenient Patio Umbrella Option As the hot, scorching sun beats down on us during the dog days of summer, we need shade to keep us cool and safe while still enjoying the outdoors. Many of us even opt to stay outside in the pouring rain to make […]

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Backyard Firepit Safety Tips to Follow This Summer

Outdoor Fire Safety Tips to Keep You and Your Home Safe Firepits are an excellent addition to backyard enjoyment in the summer. But since firepits are like an outdoor fireplace, you need to take the same fire safety precautions as you would any other appliance with flames. So whether you opt for a fire table […]

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What to Look for When Buying Outdoor Patio Umbrellas

A Guide to Help You Find the Right Umbrella for Your Backyard Are you looking for relief from the sweltering sun on your patio this summer?  Patio umbrellas provide shade anywhere in your outdoor space, so you don’t have to burn or overheat while enjoying the beautiful outdoors. Outdoor umbrellas also provide extra privacy in […]

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