The Perks of Patio Covers and Pergolas

Colby Coward Design and Ideas, Lifestyle and Entertaining

With warm weather fast approaching, you want your outdoor space to be ready and well-prepared for summer fun. 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 how each can …

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 …

Backyard Tailgate Party Ideas

Colby Coward Lifestyle and Entertaining

Football season will be starting soon, which means it’s time to tailgate! Tailgate parties are not only away to enjoy sports, but also a way to have some much needed fun with family and friends. If you are in need of some new tailgate party ideas you have come to the right place! We’ve come up with some great party …

Outdoor Living: The Essentials of Outdoor Entertaining

Colby Coward Lifestyle and Entertaining

Warmer weather is here, which means that it’s time for summer parties. For many this means cleaning up the outdoor living area and set it up for entertaining. It’s time for eating outside, getting the barbecue fired up, and having outdoor gatherings. Make your next outdoor gathering a breeze with a few outdoor living essentials.

Choosing Plants for Arbors and Pergolas

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

In order to extend the living space of your home, you can transform your exterior areas into useable outdoor living space. One way to do this is to create decorative, covered areas. Two of the more popular options, be it at the front or back of a home, are arbors and pergolas. Each has their own design features and uses, and …

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Outdoor Living Preparation Tips for Summer

Colby Coward Repair and Maintenance

As the days lengthen and warm, chances are you’re ready to be out on your patio or deck for some quality outdoor living time. But before you invite your friends over to grill out or enjoy some iced tea in the warm sun, you’ll need to prepare your outdoor living space for the warmer months. Your outdoor furniture along with your …

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Benefits of Stamped Concrete in Your Outdoor Areas

Colby Coward Construction Process

Stamped concrete is a slab of concrete with a surface that has been textured or embossed. For a long time this has been a popular option for outdoor living spaces. Stamped concrete provides a better value when compared to many other materials for a number of reasons. Consider the following benefits that it can add to your outdoor space:

Privacy Solutions for Outdoor Living Spaces

Colby Coward Design and Ideas

As homes get bigger, yards tend to get smaller. If your home is on a newer lot, chances are that you’re facing the same predicament as your neighbors: a lack of privacy solutions for outdoor living spaces. To fix this problem, the first step is to determine how much privacy you need, and how and where will it be applied. This question encompasses …