Easy Landscape Lighting: Garden Lanterns And Illuminated Statues To Brighten Up Your Space

Good landscape lighting is easily one of the best ways to beautify your outdoor spaces, but hardwiring your back yard for electricity is far from a DIY weekend project. That said, adding little light to your outdoor spaces doesn’t have to be a big ordeal. Solar powered LEDs and candle-lit garden lanterns don’t require any […]

Choosing The Perfect Garden Furniture To Accentuate Your Outdoor Spaces

A lot of talk about outdoor furniture revolves around spaces with hard floors – like a deck, patio, or porch. But chances are that most of your back yard isn’t finished with wood, tile, or brick, but with grass, gravel, or mulch – which means you need a very different set of furniture. Having a […]

Make The Most Of Your Small Deck Or Patio With These Smart Outdoor Seating Sets

It’s that time of year again: when everyone is getting ready to whip their outdoor spaces into shape in preparation for summer. But if you’ve got limited space for your back yard bashes, all this talk of new decks, outdoor kitchens, and landscaping projects is probably lost on you. Even if you only have a […]

Gorgeous Outdoor Lamps That Let You Take Your Interior Design Outside

The line between indoor and outdoor spaces has been blurring for a while now, first with the advent of outdoor kitchens and now with the rising popularity of multi-season indoor/outdoor rooms, covered or partially enclosed patios, and folding glass walls that effectively let you join your living room and patio. But that doesn’t just mean […]

Lounge Your Way: Reaching Peak Relaxation With These Six Unique Loungers

When the weather warms up and the sun comes out, it’s only natural to want to shed your winter layers and head outside to soak up a little summer. But everyone enjoys being outside in different ways (and often in different degrees!). So to make the most of your outdoor experience, you want to find […]

Ten Garden Statue and Fountain Ideas for an Elegant Lawn

Decorating a large outdoor area can be a daunting prospect. The more space you have to work with, the harder it can be to fill it with basics like flowers and shrubbery. If your lawn or garden is feeling a little empty, a well-placed statue or fountain can bring your landscaping to a new level, not […]

Sectional Outdoor Beds: A Flexible Solution For A Smaller Outdoor Space

When you don’t have a lot of space to work with, choosing the right furniture for your patio or deck can be a real challenge – especially if you use the space both for hosting guests and for soaking up a little sun by yourself. The best furniture for a crowd is definitely not the best […]

Stylish Spirits: Tips for Making a Home Bar Work in Your Space

Bars aren’t typically something most of us would associate with our houses. Bars are for dates or relaxing after work, possibly meeting up with old friends. Also, bars are about brushing shoulders with strangers and buying overpriced drinks. Anyone with a bar in their house must be wealthy, or willing to indulge in irresponsible extravagances, […]

Tips for an Ideal Outdoor Patio Space

Summer is in the air! Or at least in the near future. With April over and May upon us, your thoughts may naturally turn to pools, beaches, and summer entertaining, and long evenings spent outside are much better if you have a good space in which to enjoy them. Whether you plan on summer parties […]

Statues and Fountains: Don’t Forget the Outdoors

One of my clearest memories of my house growing up was a statue we all universally referred to as “the solitary imp”. The imp was a squat, grey gargoyle-like creature that sat and squinted across the fishpond. This statue has fixed itself more firmly in my mind than other part of the yard. In my opinion […]