Spring is the classic season for cleaning and sprucing up the home. Been bitten already by the re-decorating bug? Consider the Top 5 colors for 2016 before you take on this important project. The keyword for this years' popular shades is bold.
Over its lifetime, patio furniture will go through quite a bit of abuse. Along with general use and wearing out issues, it is also constantly subjected to the elements. Because of these issues, some patio furniture may only last a short time. However, with a few tips, you can select patio furniture that will last for several years to come.
So your patio looking a little forlorn. Through seasonal change and the brutality of weather, our outdoor spaces can suffer. No matter what your patio looks like now, you can transform it into something you love with these 5 simple steps to dress up your outdoor spaces.
As the temperatures rise, it is time to spend more time outdoors. Whether you are entertaining or just hanging out with your family, creating an outdoor living area makes your time outside much more enjoyable. Before planning for your space, check out the outdoor furniture trends for 2016.
As the summer is coming to an end, it is time to start inquiring if you need to drain your pool. You may have been at your local pool store having your water tested and the pool technician may have mentioned it. It is now about that time to start asking questions to see if draining your pool is something you need to do during the off season.
Having a built in outdoor bar at your home is truly a great thing. They’re usually built under the patio awning staying cool in its pleasant shade. They are often connected to a grill and have a built in refrigerator near by. Shade, warm food and cool drinks all within reach from the comfort of your very own backyard. That is a recipe for a good day. Now, if your home already has a built-in bar, then unfortunately the following advice may be too late for you. That’s because homebuilders have a bad habit of building outdoor bars without giving much thought into the height of a standard outdoor barstool. Maybe you already noticed this and how changeling it is to find a patio barstool for your built-in bar? The good news for you is that we already authored a piece about measuring your custom built-in bar for outdoor barstools. Give that a read and good luck to you. For those who are on the eve of building their very own outdoor bar, please read the following before proceeding.
In some parts of the country, if you were to take a casual stroll outside (like here in Phoenix) you would notice that triple digit temperatures have already arrived. You don’t need to be a meteorologist to realize the cold hard fact that summer is here. If you haven’t already begun to feel the heat, consider yourself lucky. For those who have, and are doing everything they can to dodge the sun and somehow not sweat, just know that there is a better way.
When it comes to outdoor furniture, there really is nothing like sectional furniture. Just like people, no two outdoor areas are exactly the same. For those with unusually shaped outdoor spaces or big open areas, sectional furniture offers the perfect fit. Once you have customized your layout to your liking and fastened the various sections together, you have truly created a unique piece of furniture. No other furniture gives you this kind of freedom and flexibility.
The fall is a much celebrated time of the year. It dramatically alters our landscape with those fantastic autumn colors. Both Halloween and Thanksgiving occur during its watch. The nights start to grow longer and the temperatures start to dip. In places with hotter climates such as our home base Arizona, it’s a time when we start to use our outdoor areas more. Below you will find some essential items that will help you have an enjoyable and unforgettable fall.