How to Plan an Outdoor Living Space: Features for Every Season

Colby Coward Lifestyle and Entertaining

Many homeowners maximize their outdoor living space for summer without giving it much thought in the colder months. While it’s great to enjoy the beautiful summer evenings in the comfort of your own backyard, knowing how to plan an outdoor living space that can be enjoyed every season can greatly expand its capacity and usage. Learn more about what components …

6 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Fence

Colby Coward Construction Process

Wood fences are a beautiful addition to any home but can be an eyesore if not properly maintained. Fences are fairly long-lasting, but factors including the type of wood it’s made out of, how often it’s treated, and whether or not it’s painted or stained can all affect how well it ages. Over time, wood can become damaged or start …

Materials Shortage/Appointment Scheduling Update/Pricing

Colby Coward Company News

The COVID-19 pandemic contributed to a lot of lifestyle changes and affected the construction industry across the world. Since most companies stopped operating for a while after the pandemic started, the production and supply of construction materials declined rapidly. One of the challenges we are currently facing at Texas Best Fence & Patio is the low availability of materials. Here, …

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How to Maintain a Wood Fence

Colby Coward Repair and Maintenance

The high heat and humidity of the summer months in Texas can definitely take its toll on any hardscape feature. But this is especially true when it comes to your wood fences. By being proactive with fence maintenance before winter arrives, you can preserve your investment and extend its life. Not only will the results be more aesthetically appealing, but you …

Why Your Outdoor Space Needs a Fire Feature

Colby Coward Design and Ideas, Lifestyle and Entertaining

Whether you’re enjoying a pool party on a warm summer day or a family cookout on a cool fall evening, Texas homeowners love to spend time outdoors with family and friends. But when the cold weather rolls in, many resort to moving their parties indoors. Thankfully, outdoor fire features can drastically enhance your outdoor living space and the activities you …

The Perks of Patio Covers and Pergolas

Colby Coward Design and Ideas, Lifestyle and Entertaining

Cooler temperatures are right around the corner in North Texas, so you want to make sure your outdoor space is prepared! Whether you’re starting from scratch or adding to an already existing outdoor living space, a patio cover or pergola can provide a lot of value. Before you get started, make sure you know the difference between the two and …

The 4-1-1 On Hardscape Maintenance

Colby Coward Repair and Maintenance

One thing homeowners quickly learn is the importance of regular maintenance and repairs. Putting off projects can be tempting. But before you know it, one minor repair can turn into an overwhelming list that could threaten your home’s value and appearance. As you work through your seasonal to-do list, be sure to address one often-overlooked but crucial component of your …

Outdoor Features with a Big ROI

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

When it’s time to make some upgrades to your home, you’ll want to choose projects that add value and appeal to your property. Many homeowners often put most of their focus into the interior of their home. But the truth is, the exterior is the first thing your guests and potential buyers see. This means that what’s done on the …

Fence Etiquette: Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

Colby Coward Construction Process, Lifestyle and Entertaining, Repair and Maintenance

When it comes to home improvement, the choices you make typically originate from your own personal tastes and preferences. Sometimes, however, the improvements affect more than just you. Such is the case for installing a new fence around your home. Having a fence can help protect both your property and privacy. But installing or repairing your fence affects not only …