I love lanais, porches, verandas - whatever you call them - they are my favorites! I love being outdoors. The ultimate relaxation for me is to be outdoors and comfortable too. That is what the lanai's benefits are to me. Protecting me from the elements of too much sun, too much wind or too much...
How to Install Paving Stones and Build a Maintenance Free Stone Patio has all the steps you'll need to create your own patio paradise. From planning the stone patio to cutting the pavers, everything you need is right here.
Here is a simple pergola that I constructed at my primary residence. I posted this on MySpace and got a little positive feedback so thought I would share it here was well. I built this on a deck but it could also be constructed over a patio. This...
Create a beautiful and sturdy brick patio using bricks or pavers; improve your yard with a new brick/paver patio; how to build a brick or paver patio
Most people these days do not have a lot of income to apply to patio upgrades, so here are a few ideas that are low cost, low maintenance, and dress up any patio or yard.
Having great patio furniture and colourful plants in beautiful planters is just not enough to make your outdoor room a pleasant space to be in...
From plush faux grass to textured non-skid natural stone, deciding on which patio flooring material to use not only depends on durability and sustainability but aesthetics and pleasing qualities too.
A patio heater is a device designed to generate heat for outdoor use. It takes the concept of a campfire minus the smoke and variable heat produced.
Porch columns can be updated by replacing them, painting them, adding a balustrade or even changing the mouldings. Any of these projects can add a new look or style to an existing porch.
Adding ponds or fountains to outdoor rooms and patios is mostly for its pleasing sights, soothing sounds, and overall aesthetic qualities, while at the same time, serving as a focal point.