You may not realize it, but your outdoor cushions and pillows have to withstand a lot. Direct sunlight, pouring rain, dirt and dust, wine spills, greasy sunblock splatters, and the list goes on and on. While they’re constructed out of fabric made to endure harsh outdoor conditions, your cushions are still susceptible to stains and damage — especially if they’re left out during winter or … Continue reading How to Clean Outdoor Cushions
’Tis the season for jolly decor and very-merry style. We caught up with leading design experts and influencers to see how they were trimming their outdoor spaces this festive season with plenty of tips and tricks to inspire your own holiday decorating. Picture Perfect Front Porch “I absolutely love decorating my front porch all year round, but the holidays are extra magical,” leading Atlanta-based designer … Continue reading Holiday Decorating Ideas from the Experts
While spring gets most of the attention when it comes to deep cleaning, fall is also a time to pull on the rubber gloves and tidy up your home. This is especially true if you’re planning to decorate your home and/or entertain over for the holidays. So get your home ready for sweater weather relaxation by following our fall deep cleaning checklist. Kitchen Let’s start … Continue reading The Ultimate Fall Cleaning Checklist
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
Putting time and resources into building a luxurious outdoor space has several benefits. Of course, it increases your property’s value and makes neighbors pine over your sprawling estate, but it also goes beyond that. Surprisingly, a high-quality outdoor area can boost your overall quality of life by improving your health and creating new memories you’ll cherish for many years to come. Below we take a … Continue reading Improving Quality of Life by Improving Your Outdoor Space
Patios come in all shapes and sizes. But no matter the square footage, any space can be transformed into an outdoor oasis. You just have to understand what you’re working with and how much room you have to play. Jump to sectionSmall PatioMedium PatioLarge Patio Average Patio Sizes Depending on where you live, the overall size of your home, and your personal opinion, what’s considered … Continue reading How to Decorate Your Patio: A Guide by Patio Size
If you’re in the market for outdoor furniture, you’re probably wondering when the best time to buy is. Smart planning can help you save a lot of money when it comes to purchasing outdoor furniture. Luckily, we’re here to guide you through your buying journey by exploring all your timing options. Keep reading for our furniture-buying tips. The Best Time to Buy Outdoor Furniture Many … Continue reading When’s the Best Time to Buy Outdoor Furniture?
Whether you’re looking to host a fun game night or an outdoor movie night, it’s important to ensure your patio furniture is comfortable for you and your guests. Otherwise, it’ll be a pain in the butt — literally! — to sit through hours of entertainment and socializing. Below we’ll take a look at the different types of comfortable patio furniture and materials, as well as go … Continue reading Shopping for the Most Comfortable Patio Furniture?
When you find yourself needing to stay home instead of traveling for the warmer months, it doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fun! In this post, I’m sharing seven tips for a backyard staycation that will create long-lasting memories and a sense of escape. With the right patio sets, you can increase your home’s “square footage” with additional living spaces. Your backyard … Continue reading 7 Tips for a Backyard Staycation
When choosing tables and stools for your outdoor oasis, deciding which style and heights fit your setup best can be challenging. Your goals for your outdoor space will ultimately determine the style of set you choose. In this blog, we go over the three standard heights for tables and stools, the uses for counter and bar heights, and offer a few furniture suggestions to create … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between Bar-Height vs. Counter-Height Outdoor Furniture?
While gardening in a shaded backyard requires more care and maintenance, you can create a lush landscape just as beautiful as one in full sun. Put your green thumbs to work with our shade gardening tips and advice. Jump to SectionTypes of ShadeThe Right Plants for Shady SpacesMulching Advice to Nurture Shade-Loving PlantsTurf Alternatives for Shaded LawnsWatering and Pruning TechniquesStyling Suggestions for Shaded BackyardsFAQs Types … Continue reading Gardening Tips for a Shaded Backyard
For those who favor solitude, few retreats deliver serenity quite like a secluded desert vacation home. If you finally bought a desert retreat and are preparing for your first family outing, you’re likely buried in logistics and planning. While coordinating details like pool tiling and deck staining, don’t overlook the importance of choosing durable and personalized outdoor furniture that’s compatible with desert living. You’ll be … Continue reading Choosing Outdoor Furniture for Your Desert Retreat
Did you know Airbnb has its own ranking algorithm? Basically, it’s a set of criteria (or ranking factors) property listings need to meet in order to show up in the platform’s search results. The more criteria your rental meets, the higher it ranks in the search results—meaning more visibility and likely more bookings. Various ranking factors impact search results, such as pricing, host-to-guest communication, and … Continue reading How to Choose Outdoor Furniture for Your Airbnb or Rental Property
You’ve made your dream a reality by finishing construction on your private cabin in the heart of the woods. Anticipating weekly trips out to your secluded retreat, you begin to teach your kids the finer details of fishing. You head to the outdoor depot to load up on equipment, gear, and new duds. But don’t put the cart before the horse. To properly enjoy your … Continue reading Choosing Outdoor Furniture for Your Cabin
Any bit of earth can be transformed into an elegant outdoor retreat, no matter the size of your potential garden. You may assume that turning a sprawling backyard into a respectable garden is difficult, but wrapping your head around the possibilities of a tiny space and maximizing utility can prove even more challenging. Below are our favorite ideas for choosing outdoor living furniture and creating … Continue reading Garden Ideas for 3 Sizes of Outdoor Spaces