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Creating the Ultimate Entertainment Space in Your Backyard

Add an Outdoor Entertainment Area to Your Home Get ready to be the backyard party MVP! Whether it’s the fresh air, open space, seasonal food or just not worrying about making a mess inside, outdoor entertaining has so many benefits for hosts and guests alike. Do you have an entertainment space that’s the envy of […]

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How to Plant Flowers

A Step-by-Step Guide to Flower Planting Flowers make the world a happier place, don’t you think? Even if you have a brown thumb, we’ve got the how-to guide to make it easy to add pops of color to your landscaping with flowers. Choosing Easy, Beautiful Flowers to Grow Picking the right flowers for your space […]

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Driveway Design Ideas for a Beautiful Home Entrance

Creative Driveway Designs Your driveway is one of the first things a person sees when coming to your house. If your driveway is cracked, overgrown with weeds, filled with potholes or other signs of disrepair, it can really distract from the beauty of your home and landscaping. Even though a driveway is a mostly functional […]

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What is a She Shed and Do You Need One? (Yes!)

What is a She Shed? A she shed is a small, personal space, usually in the backyard, that women can make completely, unabashedly their own. Whatever you use your she shed for, these tiny, separate structures offer comfort and respite from the craziness of the world. A she shed can be whimsical or practical, simple […]

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20 Ideas to Up Your Curb Appeal (Both Large and Small!)

Curb Appeal Ideas For Your Home Curb appeal is kind of like love at first sight, home edition. Whether you are looking to sell or will be staying until after the grandkids stop visiting, everyone wants people to fall in love with their home at first glance. What is Curb Appeal? Curb appeal is simply […]

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How to Clean Your Swimming Pool

Pool Cleaning & Maintenance If you have an in-ground pool at your home or business, you’ll want to ensure that it is clean and safe to use all season long. But trying to keep your pool water clean can be quite the challenge if you don’t know what you’re doing, no matter what type of […]

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What is a Veranda, Porch, & Patio?

Definitions: Veranda, Patio, Porch If you’re looking to add an expansion to your home, there are several different directions you can go. Before you embark on your next outdoor living space project, it’s important to determine what you want the look and function of your space to be. In this blog, we’ll help educate you […]

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Walkway Ideas for the Front of Your House

Front Entry Walkway Ideas The front entry is key when it comes to making a strong first impression. Whether it’s for your neighbors, friends, family, or total strangers, the walkway is a gateway into the atmosphere of your home. An upgraded front entry can also improve your curb appeal. It certainly doesn’t hurt to add […]

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Proven Ways to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Outside

Want to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Outdoors? If you have a patio, fireplace, or other type of outdoor feature, you know comfortability is a vital element for you, your family, and your guests. But nothing ruins an outdoor party more quickly than mosquito bites, which can cause discomfort for everyone involved for days to come. […]

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How to Use a Fire Pit

How to Use a Fire Pit There’s never a bad time to make use of your outdoor wood burning fire pit. Whether you’re looking to roast marshmallows with friends and family during the summer time or want to cozy up around the fire in the winter time, fire pits are a great year-round addition to […]

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The Best Patio Materials: Finding One That’s Right For You

What’s the Best Patio Material for Me? Patios are a terrific expansion to invest in for your home. Patios can act as an extra room for your home and are very customizable. Also, they will increase your home’s value and can have a return on investment around 80%, making patios a great project to consider. […]

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7 Benefits of Salt Water Pools

What’s the Deal With Salt Water Pools? Swimming pools are one of the most popular outdoor features in the United States. In fact, there are 10.4 million residential pool owners around the country. However, the trends in pool construction are rapidly changing. In 2002, around 85% of new pool installations were chlorine-based. Just 10 years […]

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