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

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The 20 Best Backyard Bar Ideas

No matter if it’s a standalone area or part of your outdoor kitchen, a backyard bar is an excellent centerpiece for your outdoor-entertaining efforts. The possibilities for your dream backyard bar are endless. Fortunately, we’ve narrowed it down to 20 ideas to help inspire you. 1. Tiki Bar Love Hawaii? With this backyard bar idea, you’ll always have a piece of the Pacific Islands right … Continue reading The 20 Best Backyard Bar Ideas

Signs Your Outdoor Space Needs Renovation

Finally, with the ever-challenging 2020 in the rearview mirror, it’s time to say hello to 2021. As you know, a new year comes with a clean slate and fresh goals. Purchasing a beach house, joining a country club, or sailing on your boat more might be at the top of your 2021 goals. But what about improving your current home, particularly your outdoor space? If … Continue reading Signs Your Outdoor Space Needs Renovation

The 6 Best Earth Day Recycling Tips and Tricks

Earth Day is a great time to evaluate your lifestyle and see how you can be more “green.” Recycling is a great way to be more environmentally friendly, but many people see it as a chore. Well, it doesn’t have to be! Recycling is a fantastic way to spend time with your kids while also showing care for Mother Nature. Here are several recycling projects … Continue reading The 6 Best Earth Day Recycling Tips and Tricks

11 Ways to Enjoy Your Patio During the Winter

Patios are synonymous with the warmer months, but by adding a few design elements and fun items into the mix, you can enjoy your outdoor space year-round. Here are 11 winter patio ideas to help you make the most of your outdoor space on those chilly days. 1. Bring the Heat It’s the most obvious idea on the list, but it’s also the most important … Continue reading 11 Ways to Enjoy Your Patio During the Winter

Ideas for Elevating Your Outdoor Space

When it comes to home renovations, many people overlook their backyard. The thing is, outdoor space renovations can have just as much of an impact as an interior makeover. With time and the right resources, you can transform your outdoor area into a luxurious oasis you’ll love for many years to come. Whether you’re working with an empty space or an existing area, these ideas … Continue reading Ideas for Elevating Your Outdoor Space

Planning to Plant Trees This Year

If you’re looking to improve your backyard in the new year, you should consider planting the right trees to create an outdoor oasis. Your yard will look more beautiful than ever and it may even help get your kids to go and play outside more. Planting trees takes a bit of time and effort, but it’s worth it in the end. If your schedule is … Continue reading Planning to Plant Trees This Year

Start a Fall Vegetable Garden

Fall is arguably the best season to get into gardening. There’s cooler weather, fewer pests, and less plant watering. But what exactly can you grow? And what else should you know about fall gardening? In this blog, we’ll review what you need to consider before starting a fall garden and the best vegetables to grow this season. Getting Started with Your Vegetable Garden Whenever you … Continue reading Start a Fall Vegetable Garden

What Flowers to Plant in Fall

Traditional fall decorations like pumpkins, haystacks, and cornstalks are fall classics, but adding a vibrant autumn garden alongside them can accentuate your home’s festive appeal.  There’s a variety of colorful fall annuals and perennials to choose from as you get started. Each type has its advantages and drawbacks, so keep reading to learn which plants are the best choices for your garden.  Deciding Between Annuals … Continue reading What Flowers to Plant in Fall