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

Planning an Outdoor Home Theater

A fresh batch of buttery popcorn rests in your lap. You stretch back in supportive cushions of a spacious armchair. The lighting dims and the movie screen glows in the darkness. No, you’re not squeezed into the back row of your neighborhood cineplex — you and your family are sprawled in the comfort of your own backyard, enjoying your favorite comedy under a cozy canopy … Continue reading Planning an Outdoor Home Theater

Subtle Ways to Decorate Your Outdoor Space with Red, White, and Blue

The days are getting warmer and the nights are getting longer. Summer is here, and with that comes all the patriotic summer holidays and decor. The colors red, white, and blue seem straightforward enough to decorate with any time of year, but they can easily be overdone.  Below are some tips on how you can add touches of one of our favorite looks — rustic Americana … Continue reading Subtle Ways to Decorate Your Outdoor Space with Red, White, and Blue


Refreshing Watermelon Salsa Recipe

One of my favorite things about summer is that it’s watermelon season. There’s nothing more refreshing than enjoying a giant bowl of watermelon on a hot, humid Indiana day (well, besides sipping on wine slushies… but who says you can’t do both?). Growing up, I had a sixth sense of knowing when my mom was cutting up a watermelon — I joke that I can … Continue reading Refreshing Watermelon Salsa Recipe


2015 Company Picnic

We’re very fortunate to have such a beautiful community park here in Syracuse and it’s the perfect lakeside setting for our annual company picnic. This year, we had 428 employees/family members sign-up to enjoy slushies, cotton candy, corn hole, a bounce house, face painting, live music, and lots of food! Out of all of the fun and food, I think it’s safe to say that … Continue reading 2015 Company Picnic

Happy 4th of July from POLYWOOD (POLYWOOD Blog)

4th of July Entertaining Must-Haves

Fire up the grill and break out the red, white, and blue because we’ve gathered a few of our Fourth of July must-haves! 1. A fun twist on the traditional red, white, and blue fans, these festive stripes and polka dots are lightweight and will be the perfect focal point for your outdoor party. Red, White & Blue Paper Fan Decorations from partycity.com 2. A … Continue reading 4th of July Entertaining Must-Haves