Great Outdoor improvements with a BIG ROI

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

When it comes to making your money back on home improvements, some of your best options involve the spaces outside your house. Whether you’re getting ready to sell or just thinking about the future, these outdoor updates will add plenty of value. Here are a few outdoor improvements with big ROI.  Patio Covers and Pergolas In the south, outdoor living …

Outdoor Kitchen

Tips for your Outdoor Kitchen Design

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

An outdoor kitchen is a wonderful home feature that expands your indoor living space for activities and entertainment. It allows you to get outside for backyard barbecues, family gatherings, and quiet dinners year-round – even on chilly fall and winter evenings. Today’s outdoor kitchens can be designed and equipped with state-of-the-art grills, refrigeration equipment, storage, and accessories that will rival even …

Brushed, Stamped, Stained Concrete

Concrete Care and Maintenance

Colby Coward Repair and Maintenance

Concrete is an extremely durable building material. It is often used for constructing patios and other types of hardscaped areas for outdoor entertaining, including the areas around swimming pools. Proper concrete maintenance will ensure that these areas last for many years. Keep Concrete Clean You should thoroughly clean concrete at least once, if not twice, a year. Use a pressure washer to …

patio arbor - Outdoor Space

Outdoor Spaces

Colby Coward Construction Process, Design and Ideas

A yard is no longer considered just a piece of property surrounding a house, the scene of an occasional barbecue, or a place to send the kids to play. Instead, Outdoor Spaces have become almost as important as the inside. Today, Outdoor Spaces are designed and executed just as carefully as any room in the house. If you don’t have a …

What is Composite Decking?

Colby Coward Construction Process

Composite decking is a mix of recycled plastic and wood fibers. The advantages of a composite deck is having a product that will last a long time. If you are looking for a deck that looks like wood, there are different decking options available to you: a gravel deck, flagstone, cedar, pressure treated and also composite decking. Another avenue that you …

Summertime Spray Tan (For Your Fence)

Colby Coward Construction Process

First impressions are important. When someone visits your home, you want them to see a beautiful, well-kept place. But before visitors step through the front door, your yard sets the stage! The landscaping and fencing you choose say a lot about you and the pride you take in your home. There is absolutely no reason, however, that the pride you take in …

YOU make us great!

Colby Coward Company News

The time has come! The Best of Denton County Nominations have begun! How can you help? Nominate TEXAS BEST FENCE – all you need is a valid email address. Nominations will take place through July 12th, 2017.   Here’s how it works… Go to: http://bestofdentoncounty.com/voting/ Enter: Your first & last name, your email address & city Select: Fence Builders Enter: …

What Insects Do the Most Damage to Wood Fences

Colby Coward Repair and Maintenance

Installing a new wood fence on your property is an investment in the value of your home. It improves your home’s curb appeal, and with proper care a good fence can last for years. However, your fence could be targeted by insects that damage wood fences and cause structural damage that will ruin the appearance of your fence. These insects could …