Creating a Comfy Outdoor Kitchen

An outdoor kitchen is generally seen as an extension of the interior space. The appliances are meant to compliment those used in the interior kitchen, while the furnishings help to extend the interior living space out into the natural world beyond. In this way these spaces can help to bridge the gap between the indoors […]

Bringing Spring Inside for Your Child

Spring is definitely here. One glance out my kitchen window, and all I can see are blossoms. The redbud has turned to leaves, and the dogwood blossoms are floating on their curled branches. The azaleas have burst forth, and shades of pink, red and white line the streets of our neighborhood. Mother Nature has unleashed […]

Create Your Own Yard Art to Liven Up Your Backyard

When you look out into your backyard, do you feel like something is missing? Does it look dull and lifeless? Then add some life and beauty to your backyard by adding some yard art. Yard art is simply the process of using ornaments to decorate your lawn to create an atmosphere that suits your personality. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Backyard Lighting Ideas

For many people these days, the backyard of their home is their sanctuary. This natural getaway  helps them relax in many different ways by themselves or with others, whether it is with friends, family, or both. There are a variety of  uses that one can implement for their backyard which is why you will find […]