Create Your Perfect Pergola

Create Your Perfect Pergola

Timeless Style and Casual Elegance
For the past few years, pergolas have been a hot outdoor living item--and for good reason! Combining shade with natural light, they’re a perfect place to entertain or relax. 

Having a pergola creates a designated space for activity and can section off your yard or deck in a natural way. Pergolas can provide shelter for a seating area, bar, dining table, or even a hot tub. Sometimes they even have swings suspended from the rafters!

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Best Plants for Your Arbors and Trellises

Best Plants for Your Arbors and Trellises

It’s a snowy February here in the northeast, but that means it’s the perfect time to dream about spring planting! Trellises and arbors are a fun way to enhance a backyard and allow different plants to grow and thrive. While we normally cite the standard and well-known beauties like clematis or morning glories, here are some other options for your arbor or trellis that will really stand out in the yard. 

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At-Home Design Trends in 2021

At-Home Design Trends in 2021

2020 was a tumultuous year, made so by the introduction of a new virus that forced many of us to change how we are living. With so many people working full or part-time from home, and some students doing schooling at home, the things people want in their living spaces have also changed. Here are some trends that continue to grow, per market research:

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How to Clean Your Vinyl Fence This Winter

How to Clean Your Vinyl Fence This Winter

If you had good intentions to give your vinyl fencing or railing a good cleaning this fall, but never got around to it, it’s not too late! Now is the time to clean everything off before the holidays and start the
new year fresh.

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Enhancing Your Outdoor Space with Garden Accessories

Enhancing Your Outdoor Space with Garden Accessories

It’s spring, and outdoor improvement projects are happening everywhere you look! Weeding, planting, digging, raking out beds—everyone in the neighborhood seems to be doing something. With so many people spending more time at home, gardening (both vegetable and flower) appears to be exploding in popularity.

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Living Large in a Small Space

Living Large in a Small Space

We’ve all seen the gorgeous photos. Big decks with all kinds of amenities from pergolas to outdoor ovens. But not everyone lives in a place where they can enjoy such a large outdoor living area—not to mention those big decks are expensive, costing tens of thousands or hundreds of thousands of dollars.

If your space and budget don’t allow for living large, here are some ways you can maximize the small space you do have:

 

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4 Ways to Use Vinyl to Enhance Your Backyard

4 Ways to Use Vinyl to Enhance Your Backyard

Vinyl fencing and railing are just part of the picture!

Vinyl fencing and vinyl railing are the most common uses for backyard vinyl. In any neighborhood you visit, you’ll probably spot a vinyl privacy, picket, or yard fence, and you’ll notice vinyl railing on decks and porches.

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How to Clean Your Vinyl Fence or Railing

How to Clean Your Vinyl Fence or Railing

Cleaning? I thought vinyl was low-maintenance!

Vinyl is low-maintenance, especially when compared to wood. You’re never going to have to paint vinyl or replace a rotting board or picket. But low-maintenance is not NO maintenance. Vinyl fencing and railing is outdoors, so vinyl fencing and railing is going to get dirty.

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7 Ways to Create an At-Home Garden Getaway

7 Ways to Create an At-Home Garden GetawayWhen the weather gets warm, there’s nothing like spending some time outdoors. Breathing fresh air, watching the kids play, letting the dogs run—who doesn’t love it?

But are you really maximizing your outdoor space?

Do you have a yard, but don’t know exactly what to do with it?

Here are some tips for creating a low-maintenance garden getaway that gives you the oasis you’re looking for.

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How to Create the Perfect Pergola

How to Create the Perfect Pergola

Timeless Style and Casual Elegance
Pergolas are enjoying a surge in popularity at the moment, and for good reason. Combining shade with natural light, they’re a perfect place to entertain or relax. Pergolas can provide shelter for a seating area, bar, dining table, or even a hot tub. Sometimes they even have swings suspended from the rafters!

Topics: Outdoor Living Products Lawn & Garden Products