Outdoor Structures that Suit your Style

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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, the outside has become almost as important as the inside. Today, outdoor living spaces are designed and decorated just as carefully as any room in the house. If you don’t …

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Pergolas of all Shapes and Sizes

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One of the most appealing ways to maximize and beautify your outdoor space is by installing a pergola in your yard. A pergola is an outdoor structure without walls that can be either free-standing or attached to a home, and is characterized by vertical support posts with cross beams positioned over them. Here are some of the benefits that pergolas can provide. 

Replace Screen Time with Green Time

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Whether you’re the parent of young kids, a grandparent who babysits for your little loved ones, or a full-time nanny, being purposeful in planning each day’s activities with the children in your care has never been more important than it is now in this high tech 21st century world. One of the best actions you can take to influence and inspire the youth in …

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Benefits of Stamped Concrete in Your Outdoor Areas

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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:

Ideas for Functional Outdoor Dining Areas

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If you enjoy outdoor dining with family and friends, you know that this is the time of year to start preparing your outdoor space to be a functional, stylish place to receive your guests. Regardless of whether you plan to share simple meals from the grill with your immediate family or are planning a party for your whole neighborhood, it’s …

Prepare your Outdoor Spaces for Spring

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Just as cleaning the interior of your home is necessary after a long cold winter, it is also important that you get your outdoor living spaces ready for the spring. The exterior of your home is important both for enjoyment of your property as well as for its value. Yard work and the cleaning of porches and patios may seem …

Winterize Your Lawn and Outdoor Space With These Tips

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Fall maintenance practices are important in protecting your yard and outdoor living elements from damaging temperatures and frost. Preparing everything for winter is mostly a matter of cleaning up and covering up. Each area of your yard will need certain preparations in order to winterize them properly.

Outdoor Home Maintenance Checklist for Fall

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Each season brings with it unique characteristics that impact the comfort and beauty of your home. To ensure that these conditions don’t affect your property, it is a good idea to have a basic home maintenance checklist handy for each season. In the fall, many homeowners turn their thoughts to the interior of their home as the weather begins to cool …