Why Your Outdoor Space Needs a Fire Feature

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

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 …

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Tips for Enjoying your Outdoor Areas in Cold Weather

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

Cooler temps inevitably settle in during the winter, and many people look longingly at their outdoor spaces and wish for the warmer months. But before you resign yourself to a season indoors, there are ways of enjoying your outdoor areas in winter, especially on those sunny and crisp days. Your outdoor areas can provide a welcome escape on otherwise dreary days …

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Outdoor Decor for the Holidays

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

With plenty of time left in the season, you may still be looking for outdoor decor ideas to give your home some added holiday spirit. While some people may opt to go flashy with hundreds of twinkling lights, there are many other ways to show your creative side in your outdoor living areas. Here are some ideas. 

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Cozy Outdoor Entertaining

Colby Coward Lifestyle and Entertaining

Just because cool weather is coming doesn’t mean the party has to move inside. Keep your guests comfortable with these ideas for cozy outdoor entertaining. 1. Have plenty of seating. Mix up the seating. Set up a table area, side chairs, and outdoor friendly poufs throughout the space. This will allow your guests to mingle and be comfortable.   2. Watch …

Enjoy Cozy Outdoor Entertaining with an Outdoor Fireplace

Colby Coward Lifestyle and Entertaining

Perhaps you caught the fever after staring at a chiminea a few times. It was nice, but so small! You wanted something larger and more useful for an outdoor fire. The drama and flexibility of an outdoor fireplace makes it an ideal element for entertaining and relaxing.