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8 Fun Fall Activities to Enjoy at Home this Year

It’s time to put away the swimsuits and flip flops and say hello to cozy sweaters and pumpkin-spiced everything. Yep, autumn is officially here, along with a cornucopia of fun fall things to do like apple-picking, hayrides, and corn mazes. But…maybe you’re not ready to leave the house just yet, and we don’t blame you. If you’re looking for fall activities to do at home, … Continue reading 8 Fun Fall Activities to Enjoy at Home this Year

Outdoor Furniture Plans to Elevate Your Backyard Pool Design

When you have a pool, it’s the centerpiece of your backyard. So it makes sense to enhance it with the best poolside furniture and accessories. If you’re looking to make the most of your outdoor space, you’ve come to the right place. Discover the high-quality poolside furniture that POLYWOOD has to offer, as well as some other ways to help elevate your backyard pool design. … Continue reading Outdoor Furniture Plans to Elevate Your Backyard Pool Design

Comparing Adirondack Rocking Chair Styles

POLYWOOD® Adirondack rocking chairs combine the best features of two classic lounging favorites. With these chairs, you can indulge in the Adirondack chair’s comfort and style while also enjoying a gentle rocking motion. Whether they’re out on your front porch or oceanfront patio, our Adirondack rocking chairs are the perfect addition to your outdoor space. We compare all our styles to help you figure out … Continue reading Comparing Adirondack Rocking Chair Styles

A Complete Guide to Outdoor Floral Arrangements

You don’t have to be a gardening pro to create gorgeous outdoor floral arrangements for your home. All it takes is picking your favorite plants, choosing the right containers, and unleashing your creativity. You might be thinking floral arrangements are limited to vases of flowers on tables but outdoor floral arrangements can also mean pots of flowers, flower beds… pretty much anything as long as … Continue reading A Complete Guide to Outdoor Floral Arrangements

Summer Pet Safety: Hot Weather Tips for Pets

The dog days of summer are here, and as you’ve probably noticed, the weather’s getting pretty ruff. Puns aside, the extreme heat affects our four-legged friends as much as it does us. Giving your fur baby plenty of H2O is key, but there are other ways to make sure your pets stay safe this season. Check out these valuable safety tips on how to keep … Continue reading Summer Pet Safety: Hot Weather Tips for Pets

7 Easy Ways to Refresh Your Outdoor Space This Summer

Are you ready to upgrade your outdoor space? A backyard makeover doesn’t have to mean taking on overwhelming projects like building a swimming pool or installing an outdoor kitchen. It can be as simple as stringing lights together or adding new Adirondack chairs to your patio or deck. Explore our seven easy ways to refresh your outdoor space this summer. 1. Find a Vibrant Outdoor … Continue reading 7 Easy Ways to Refresh Your Outdoor Space This Summer

Waterfront Deck Makeover

We partnered with Lynn Armstrong, interior designer and lifestyle blogger, to help her turn her waterfront outdoor space into a stylish setting that she and her family can enjoy for years to come. “Making the most of this space became really important to me. Vacations have become staycations and I wanted that vacation feeling right in my own backyard!” A good before and after makeover … Continue reading Waterfront Deck Makeover

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Adirondack Chair History: The Complete Timeline

The Adirondack chair is an iconic piece of outdoor furniture that graces patios, decks, and beaches all across America. But have you ever wondered how this chair came to be or where it originated? Keep reading to learn the history of the Adirondack chair and a few fun facts about how it became so iconic. What is an Adirondack Chair? An Adirondack chair is a … Continue reading Adirondack Chair History: The Complete Timeline

Style Guide: Adirondack Chair Colors

POLYWOOD® Adirondack chairs are constructed using HDPE lumber — a weather-resistant, low-maintenance, and recyclable material made from high-density polyethylene. Unlike other materials such as teak and aluminum, HDPE lumber comes in a wide array of colors. With so many options to choose from, it can be tough to pick your favorite color for your Adirondack chairs. In this guide, we’ll help you figure out which … Continue reading Style Guide: Adirondack Chair Colors

9 Backyard Date Night Ideas

We get it, it can be tough to squeeze in a date night. By the time the weekend arrives, both of you are probably too exhausted to dress up and head out for the night. But a date night doesn’t have to mean dinner reservations and valet parking. You can have a memorable night in with your sweetheart just by stepping into your backyard. We … Continue reading 9 Backyard Date Night Ideas