Category Archives: Backyard Living

The Perfect Staycation at Your Own Backyard Retreat

Vacations aren’t always about the most luxurious getaway or spending a few months’ salary on something that will be over in a few days. They are about making memories, doing things you don’t always get the chance to do and … Continue reading

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Enjoy Spring with These Backyard Grilling Recipes

Spring is in the air and soon everyone will be heading out to their outdoor living spaces to fire up the grill.  We’ve been taste testing and we’ve found two great recipes for you to try this spring.     … Continue reading

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Time for a Hot Tub?

As a growing number of American homes are being constructed on smaller lots, the hot tub is increasing in demand. So is it time to add a hot tub to your backyard? If you’ve never owned a hot tub before, … Continue reading

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Low-Maintenance Planter Ideas for Outdoor Decks and Patios

With Spring on the horizon, it’s time to start thinking about the gardening that will need to take place this year. Whether you’re looking to give your outdoor living space a complete overhaul or are trying to lighten your maintenance … Continue reading

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Basic Guide to Finding Your Perfect Pool Decking

The backyard deck that we grew up with around the pool was likely made of standard poured concrete, but the pool decks of today come in a wide range of materials, colors and textures, allowing you to create the backyard … Continue reading

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Breathtaking Above Ground Pool Design Trends for 2015

The year of 2015 has already begun dropping hints that it will be filled with exciting above ground pool design ideas and features that will take backyard pools to a whole new level. The great thing about above ground pools … Continue reading

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Decorating Tips to Warm Your Pool Deck This Winter

Chilly winds and shorter days may be telling us that gardening season is over, but that doesn’t mean that your pool deck and patio need to become as dull and drab as gray winter skies. We have some quick tips … Continue reading

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How to Create Warm Living Space in Your Backyard for the Holidays

As we say goodbye to the long days and welcome cooler nights, a lot of homeowners are looking for ways to extend the life of their outdoor living space for the holidays. After all, a drop in temperature doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Brighten Up Your Outdoor Living Space with These Pool Lighting Options

Pool lights aren’t only necessary for safe nighttime swimming, but they can completely transform your outdoor living space at night. Though one of the more expensive pool accessories, choose the right type of lighting and you’ll quickly agree that it … Continue reading

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How to Plan the Best Fall Backyard Barbecue

Grilling and enjoying outdoor living are two of America’s favorite pastimes, which is exactly why you can never go wrong when it comes to throwing a backyard barbecue. If you’re hoping to really thrill your family and friends, then these … Continue reading

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