Archive for Patios & Decks

Tips and thoughts on how to build a link between your home and garden… For many homeowners and renters, a major part of a dream house is the garden. Having a beautiful and well-tended outdoor space to relax in, entertain, let the kids run around, or have visitors, is a real luxury and something which […]

If you are looking for a way to beautify your backyard or garden, you may want to consider Bradstone paving products. Bradstone offers a wide selection of products that can be used to construct beautiful and eye-catching driveways, walkways, patios and gardens. You can install Bradstone paving products yourself by purchasing them from an authorized […]

If you are in the market for some new or replacement patio furniture this spring or summer, you may want to consider looking at Home Depot. Home Depot patio furniture is available in a wide variety of types, styles and brands. You can find Home Depot patio furniture to suit just about any design taste, […]

If you’re looking for an inexpensive way to spruce up your backyard or garden, installing some cheap paving slabs on your own may be just the way to go. If you can find some cheap paving slabs for sale, you can easily turn an open area into an interesting patio or sitting area, or you […]

If your patio screen door has seen better days, it may be time to repair or replace it.  Whether the problem with your patio screen door is due to a loose or ripped screen, a faulty roller or two, or a stiff or warped track, patio screen door replacement can be an inexpensive way to […]

If decorating your patio is on your list of things to do this spring, then Martha Stewart patio furniture may be something worth considering.  Martha Stewart patio furniture is sold exclusively at Home Depot and is sold under the brand name Martha Stewart LivingTM patio furniture.  The Martha Stewart patio furniture line offers a number […]

With summer fast approaching, many people will be looking forward to getting out into their gardens and enjoying the long summer evenings or unwinding during the weekends with a family barbeque. As the weather starts to heat up and the days get longer, you’ll want to create the perfect patio area so that you can […]

There are numerous uses for indoor outdoor carpet.  As the name implies, this type of carpeting can be used indoors or outdoors.  Primarily, however, indoor outdoor carpet is used in an exterior setting due to the fact that it is made to withstand conditions that are not often found indoors (like contact with moisture and […]

When it comes to outdoor lighting, almost nothing can evoke the charm and elegance of bronze light fixtures.  Outdoor bronze light fixtures come in many different styles and designs, giving homeowners a myriad of choices for lighting use.  One of the reasons why bronze light fixtures make such a grand impression when used outdoors is […]

As the weather begins to cool, there’s nothing like the warmth of an outdoor propane fireplace to keep you warm, while allowing you the opportunity to remain outside, enjoying the fresh, brisk air.  An outdoor propane fireplace is one option that homeowners have for outdoor use, in addition to wood burning or natural gas fireplaces […]

Enclosed patios are great additions to any home. They are versatile improvements that offer multi-functionality that can be enjoyed all year round. Enclosing a patio provides comfortable shelter from different elements through the year, from the blistering heat of the summer sun to the blistering cold of a winter day. Enclosed patios also help prevent […]

Aside from plants, patio paving is one of the most important elements that can set the mood and rhythm of your outdoor design. There are many materials that can be used in paving your patio. Among them are bricks, natural stone, concrete and concrete blocks, manufactured patio pavers, patio slabs, and more. Each has its […]

There are few experiences that can compare to time spent enjoying a peaceful and relaxing evening in a wicker rocker or swing in the comfort of your own porch or in your backyard, especially after a hard day’s work. This perfect piece of furniture completes a tranquil atmosphere and helps to soothe away the aches […]

Wrought iron furniture is the best choice to add elegance and class to any outdoor setting, with its stylish curves and ornate designs. It is a perfect accent piece that complements any backyard and garden décor. The existence of wrought iron furniture dates back to the Roman Empire. Its popularity in Great Britain was first […]

These days, bar stools can be seen not only in home bars, but also in kitchens, dining rooms, and even patios.  The addition of bar stools on the patio, or even near a pool or garden area, adds to the casual atmosphere of your outdoor space and makes the space look more inviting, since there […]

Porch awnings are becoming more and more popular nowadays as many people recognize the value of having such structures.  Aside from extending the functionality of homes, they give just the right touch of class without being overly snobbish.  Having these awnings in place portrays the feeling that people are indeed welcome to your home, and […]

Someone said once that “a house is built with wood and beams and a home is built with love and dreams”.  For those who love to dream out of doors, a covered deck or patio is a great addition that can truly make your house a home.  Gazebos and porches also accent a home and […]

There are many ways to add light to outdoor living areas, and most especially to areas like a deck.  The current trend toward energy efficient solar deck lighting adds an additional choice to meet the needs of discerning consumers, on top of the many deck lighting options that already exist on the market.  There are […]

With the wide variety of patio furniture options available today, you’d almost be crazy not to have some sort of patio chair or lounger out on your patio space.  What kind you choose is completely up to you and your particular lifestyle or entertaining needs.  One thing is for certain, though – you’ve got to […]

Having a patio roof on your home can be a thing of beauty, as well as utility.  A patio roof not only provides you with shelter, but allows you the use of your outside space all through the year and in any type of weather.  Because your patio is covered with a roof, you can […]