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Feb , Ideas that will make Your Patio Awesome this Summer Lots of DIY and beautiful patio and outdoor ideas for your home and family!

Apr , It s that time of year when we are anxious to get outside and enjoy that indoor outdoor living we re always hearing about These spaces extend the living room, dining room and Look for local or regional materials to best blend a terrace or patio into the landscape Transitional Deck by BARRETT STUDIO

If you are thinking of installing a new porch floor, really consider installing interlocking deck tiles over your existing porch floor It can be well worth the Interlocking deck tiles with beautiful outdoor deck furniture from Handy Deck Deck tiles look These are easy to maintain and are a good alternative to wood These are

Aug , You can make your outdoor area more sustainable by carefully designing your hardscape and selecting materials Patios When you want a patio, consider using stone paving, as has been done in the Northern California yard below Space between the stones can be left for gravel when laid over a bed of

Jun , Make the most of your patio s shortcomings by playing with scale, color, texture and location But there s a charm to these small, sometimes awkwardly shaped patios that those party size outdoor areas cannot replicate If you re struggling with how to Contemporary Deck by House of Origin House of

When Carisa Acker and her husband purchased a brand new home in Fruita, Colorado, the backyard was nothing but bare dirt They decided to plant a lawn and put a pond next to their deck The pond s natural look is enhanced by their use of native plants and rocks The space is now a goldfish filled outdoor sanctuary.

Aug , Surface stays cool to the touch, making it ideal for pool decks and patios in warm climates Most common colors are affordable Porous texture naturally slip resistant Can be dry laid instead of Travertine pavers for outdoor use are a standard ? inch thickness, but they also come in a inch thickness.

Aug , Large potted trees and shrubs envelop this outdoor deck in New York City, contributing to a chic urban jungle effect Weathered, unfinished ipe decking and rattan chairs add to the relaxed East Coast beach vibe Dining table and chairs Restoration Hardware Industrial Patio by The Room Illuminated.

Jul , Many homeowners today see outdoor living space as a must have amenity, as a well planned deck or patio can add a lot of enjoyment to their home Manufacturers claim that wood plastic composite is more environmentally friendly and requires less maintenance than the alternatives of solid wood

Jun , Outdoor Entertaining Tips Easy Summer Living summer party entertaining deck For the past five years we have been working on extending our outdoor living area and bringing the indoors outside to our backyard Although it has been a lot of work, the diy party deck project has not only enhanced our

Aug , Settle into a Spanish courtyard or fan yourself at a French farmhouse These worldly patios will inspire outdoor relaxing anywhere.

Add ceiling porch bead board to an existing plywood porch ceiling or install tongue and groove and you ve just created a warm inviting porch Most porches Mary and I also have ideas for ceilings like porch ceiling lights and more Easy to install, an outdoor ceiling fan will add a steady breeze on those hot summer days.

Mar , Why stick with furniture only on the patio or deck Create an outdoor living room that really embraces the outdoors by positioning your furniture in an area of your yard planted with grass or a foot traffic friendly ground cover Mediterranean Landscape by GARDENIA Sharly Tanya Illuz GARDENIA Sharly

Aug , Most of us love that casual, barefoot, inside outside lifestyle that big windows and doors and a patio or deck can provide And for much of the year, a wonderful outdoor space connected to a home makes for a terrific living area But when it s really warm out, uncovered outdoor spaces aren t all that much fun,

Sep , A secluded garden, offering a comfortable relax is the desire of any hobby gardeners but very often they are not aware how to use backyard design software It is possible to create such a small oasis of peace even on tiny or narrow plot A small garden in the backyard can offer everything screening,

The alternative to wood fire is a gas hook up Gas will burn cleaner than wood, uses ceramic logs and fake burning coals, and can provide you with an almost real look and warmth for your trip or patio The only catch with gas powered outdoor heat is that it requires more close and constant attention, due to its limitless

Dec , From a hidden tropical patio to a sunken fire pit, these outdoor areas conjure visions of soothing relaxation and comfortable gathering You might be inspired for your landscaping Unfinished Accoya wood, a long life modified wood product, is used for the decking Concrete walls complement the wood s