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4 Unique Ideas for Your Outdoor Fire Pit

There’s something so magical about a campfire—everyone gathered around to share food, stories, and music. It’s warm. It’s cozy. And oftentimes nostalgic, sparking memories from summer camp or family vacations growing up. And perhaps that’s why fire pits are so popular—they’re a modern interpretation of old traditions, a way to recreate that joy in our own backyards.  Fire pits today come in all shapes, sizes, … Continue reading 4 Unique Ideas for Your Outdoor Fire Pit

4 Ways to Elevate Your White House Exterior

Hey, y’all–Eva here! It’s no secret that I’m POLYWOOD’s biggest fan. My family spends a lot of time outside, so we need outdoor furniture that’s functional, stylish, and comfortable. POLYWOOD ticks all of those boxes and more!  When we built our dream home in North Carolina, I had my mind set on one thing: I wanted the exterior to be white. So much so that … Continue reading 4 Ways to Elevate Your White House Exterior

5 Ideas for Planning a Small Balcony

So you’ve ventured into the heart of a sprawling metropolis to chase your dreams and expand your horizons. The rent is higher, the traffic is louder, and the lawn is smaller. A lot smaller. Many city apartments have no yard space whatsoever, but if you’re lucky you can sign a lease that includes a modest outdoor balcony to decorate and furnish to your liking. Many … Continue reading 5 Ideas for Planning a Small Balcony

6 Ways to Style Your Outdoor Coffee Table

Coffee tables are versatile pieces that serve as focal points in any setting, and there are plenty of ways to display them. Use our design tips and decorating ideas to style an outdoor coffee table like a pro. Coffee Table Design Tips Try these tips to create a cohesive look for your accent table. Employ the Rule of Thirds In photography, the rule of thirds … Continue reading 6 Ways to Style Your Outdoor Coffee Table

8 Different Patio Light Ideas

There are many ways to beautify your patio, but one of the simplest things you can do is set up new lighting. Whether it’s hanging no-frills string lights or installing a sparkling outdoor chandelier, the right lighting can provide the perfect combo of style and functionality. We’ve rounded up eight light ideas to make your patio shine during game nights, summer BBQ parties, and everything … Continue reading 8 Different Patio Light Ideas

8 Patio Setups Inspired by National Parks

This summer, we’re looking to Mother Nature for fresh ways to style outdoor spaces. And lucky for us, our country is home to some of her finest features. Enjoy these patio designs and palettes that pay homage to eight of our favorite national parks across the US, from sea to shining sea. We hope you leave it (this article) better (and more inspired) than you … Continue reading 8 Patio Setups Inspired by National Parks

9 Outdoor Fairy Lights Ideas

Outdoor lighting is practical and pretty. Friends and family can see where they’re going on paths, safely walk up and down stairs, and feel secure when lights on motion sensors illuminate the yard. It’s also your chance to set the mood and give guests a peek at your creative side.  One of the most popular ways to brighten up and beautify your space is with … Continue reading 9 Outdoor Fairy Lights Ideas

A Colorful Adirondack Porch Makeover

When we were approached by a couple interested in decorating their newly built home with POLYWOOD furniture, we immediately jumped at this unique opportunity. The homeowners, Blake and Amanda, wanted to transform their front porch into a bright and welcoming setting using a particular chair in a specific lumber color: our South Beach Adirondack in Tangerine. Knowing exactly what they wanted gave our team a … Continue reading A Colorful Adirondack Porch Makeover

A Guide to Outdoor Christmas Lights

It’s that time of the year again, and maybe this holiday season, you’ve set your sights on having the best Christmas light display in the neighborhood. But before you deck the halls, roof, windows, or the front yard, let’s do a little planning. Below are tips and tricks on how to impressively and safely decorate with Christmas lights to ensure your home looks merry and … Continue reading A Guide to Outdoor Christmas Lights

Add Boho Decorations to Your Outdoor Space for a New Look

No matter how carefully you curate the furniture and decorative elements in your outdoor space, you may eventually grow tired of the colors, lighting, or the overall arrangement of your outdoor furniture. Have no fear! An easy way to infuse your outdoor space with a fun, new look is to simply swap out the accessories. We’ve been pretty inspired by the Bohemian trend lately, so … Continue reading Add Boho Decorations to Your Outdoor Space for a New Look

Choosing the Best Outdoor Color Schemes For Your Patio

A well-balanced patio color scheme sets the intention of alfresco spaces, adding energy, imbuing inviting warmth, or creating a sense of calm. From outdoor furniture and decor to accent walls and stonework, the palette you choose should reflect your style and elevate your home’s architectural details.  Keep reading to learn how to pick the best shades for your patio, discover new ways to incorporate them, … Continue reading Choosing the Best Outdoor Color Schemes For Your Patio

Curve Appeal: 20 Circular Patio Ideas & Design Tips

Suppose you have a round patio, porch, or deck. In that case, you have an opportunity to try designs and decor that don’t always work in conventional square and rectangle spaces. Since curvy outdoor settings aren’t that common, finding information on how to design and decorate them can take a little more time—but that’s where we come in.  We rounded up all the information you … Continue reading Curve Appeal: 20 Circular Patio Ideas & Design Tips

Designing Your Small Backyard or Outdoor Space

Homes come in all shapes and sizes. If you have any type of outdoor space you’ll want to transform it into a relaxing haven or a hotspot for revelry depending on your taste. Apartment dwellers in cities and homeowners with small yards may only have a bit of Earth to work with, but with vision and planning, you won’t be limited in the design of … Continue reading Designing Your Small Backyard or Outdoor Space

Eco-Friendly Outdoor Decorating Tips

As the general public becomes more knowledgeable about pollution, climate change, and the ways they can personally make a difference, options for eco-friendly alternatives multiply every year. This is true for most industries, including outdoor decor and furniture. Are you convinced you can’t find eco-conscious furnishings and decorations for your outdoor spaces and must choose between conservation and style? Think again! The foundation of eco-friendly … Continue reading Eco-Friendly Outdoor Decorating Tips

Exploring 7 Different Farmhouse Styles

Exploring 7 Different Farmhouse Styles

Are you a new homeowner with a clean slate for your outdoor space? Or perhaps you’re just about to start planning a front porch remodeling project and you’re daydreaming about the right theme? If you’ve landed on farmhouse style as the future look for your outdoor space, know that we wholeheartedly support this decision.  What is Farmhouse Style? Farmhouse style prioritizes comfort and practicality. Spaces … Continue reading Exploring 7 Different Farmhouse Styles