Archives for 2011

Brighten Your Backyard with These Ideas

Are you looking for some ideas to help you brighten up your backyard this fall and winter? A little color can be just what you need to spice up an otherwise drab backyard and allow you to get the most from your experience in it- all year round. Here are some ideas on how you […]

Re-Cover Your Lawn Furniture Cushions

When your lawn furniture cushions start showing signs of age, don’t throw them away, just re-cover them! You can save money and make your patio look brand new again by making this simple change. Re-covering your lawn furniture cushions is a great way to add color to your patio, spruce up an old set of […]

Quick Tips for Wood Fence Repairs

Have you noticed that your wood fence is starting to look a little rough? Are some areas of the fence weak, rotted or damaged in some other way? If so, now is a great time to make repairs. To get started, walk around your fence and inspect the damage. Make note of everything that it […]

Artificial Grass: Is It for You?

Article submitted by Artificial Turf Supply. Are you having trouble keeping your lawn lush and green? Have you worked and worked to keep your grass healthy and nothing seems to help? Then it’s time for you to consider artificial grass. Some areas are simply too hot, too dry or too rocky for grass to grow […]

Landscaping the Pool Area

Backyard pools offer a great source of summer fun but keeping the area around the pool neat, clean and attractive will enhance the beauty of the pool and make it a more comfortable and relaxing place to be. When choosing a landscaping idea for poolside you need to consider safety first, convenience second and then […]

Landscaping Ideas For Front Yard

While the backyard is a private place for the homeowner, the front yard is where the attraction takes place. The front appearance of the house and yard gives the first impression we always need. You could create focus in the front yard with a water fountain, some pathways, or the house itself. If you use […]

Simple Sunroom Decorating Ideas

A sunroom can be a wonderful place that can help to bring the beauty of the natural world and the illumination of the sun into your entire home. The secret when decorating such a space is to highlight the natural features of the room, playing to its strengths and being sure not to get in […]

Low Voltage Landscape Lighting

Using low voltage landscape lighting can add a lot of interest to your outdoor landscaping. Whether a commercial landscaping job or a residential landscaping job, low voltage landscape lighting can add a lot of interest to your landscape and highlight the beauty of your home. You can find a lot of unique low voltage landscape […]

Backyard Landscaping Ideas Pictures

Before you start your backyard landscaping, get some ideas, look at some pictures, make some plans! I gathered several ideas here to get you started, but don’t stop here: leaf through some magazines,  watch some TV shows, and even take a stroll or a drive through your neighborhood to find the perfect backyard landscaping ideas […]

Backyard Water Slides

Summer entertainment for the adults on the patio and backyard water slides for the kids make for an unforgettable family gathering. Water slides for backyard fun are easy, affordable entertainment that keep the kids active and happy during the summer months. Memories of spinning sprinklers and being chased by water hoses are now been replaced […]