Patio Heaters Guide

Homeowners with a real appreciation of the out-of-doors will frequently have a patio or deck installed in the rear of their house. Besides enabling them to enjoy the tranquility of the back yard or garden, a patio can also serve as a private space in which to escape the house and its many distractions. Fresh… Read more »

Patio Umbrellas and Other Outdoor Decor Can Really Improve Your Garden

Garden decor is a wonderful way to add interest to your property using things such as fountains, sculptures, yard furniture, bird feeders and baths, ponds, large garden finials, teak benches, vases, plants, old stone urns. Even patio furniture and patio umbrellas can help make your garden area look interesting, distinct and beautiful. Finding and adding unique, unusual… Read more »

How to Install a Stone, Paver Or Brick Garden Path Or Patio

Pavers, brick, and stone can be dry-laid over a bed of sand by a homeowner without difficulty. The installation process is fairly simple and is forgiving. In areas where no frost heave occurs, you can lay large stones directly over compact soil if need be. Then sweep sand between the stone to help keep them… Read more »

Garden Advice – How to Make Best Use of a Patio Awning

The ever expanding demand for garden awnings has created a new market for readily available awnings in a range of styles. These awnings can be found on the cheap and can be self installed by any keen handyman. The vast range of awnings can, however, overwhelm those without a background in the market. Hopefully this… Read more »

Outdoor Patio Accessories

The decor of the outdoor space of your home is as important as the decor on the inside. Choosing furniture, lights, and patio accessories is a fun, creative outlet and the results really make a difference.   To get started, first take a look at the style and setting of your house. Are you in… Read more »

Patio Umbrella ? Colorful Patios Will Add Beauty To Your Garden

Patio umbrella adds style to your garden. You might be thinking about getting a patio umbrella for your garden. As they are available in different colors and sizes, you might be confused in selecting the accurate color that suit the surrounding. It is always recommended to go for bright colored patio umbrellas if your garden… Read more »

Patio Doors Evolution

Sliding patio doors, introduced over 50 years ago, provided home-owners with an inexpensive way to brighten living rooms and create an additional access to the garden. Over the decades, improvements have been made to the thermal qualities, the types of glass used and the way the panels slide. Sliding patio doors can be constructed from… Read more »

Trees For Your Patio Or Small Garden

Choose Your Tree Wisely Before you plant a tree, you should find out everything you can about it. Ask yourself these questions: How messy is this tree (as in our example)? How much of a problem will the roots pose? How wide will it get or how tall will it grow? Will I be able… Read more »

Theme Container Gardens For the Deck and Patio

Creating your own container garden can be so much fun, especially if you think of using themes. Consider showing off your style with a small kitchen garden, or create an outdoor pot designed to attract hummingbirds or to welcome butterflies. Our beings are drawn to beautiful scents, what about a container giving off wonderful fragrances…. Read more »

Patio Roofing Ideas

Roofing a patio is a wonderful way to effectively protect your patio from mother nature’s sometimes destructive behavior. In addition, having a sturdy roof outside can help suit the aesthetic appeal of the home in general, providing a perfect place to entertain guests and relax in good weather. In this article, we will provide a… Read more »