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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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Spruce Up Your Backyard With These Trends

Backyard Patio Design Ideas to Enhance the Look and Comfort of Your Patio This Summer Today, the idea of a backyard has changed completely. It’s no longer just a place where you BBQ and sit in plastic lawn chairs; a backyard is now a reflection of the inside of your home. It’s a place where […]

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The Best Outdoor Furniture Materials Based on Where You Live

A Look at the Best Outdoor Material for Your Patio Furniture and Climate The point of being outside in your backyard during the spring and summer is to enjoy the weather and relax. So the last thing you want to do is worry about your patio furniture becoming damaged by the elements. This is why […]

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