The Benefits of Eco-Friendly Outdoor Furniture Thumbnail

When we think about investing in eco-friendly furniture, we're generally thinking about indoor furniture. But when buying outdoor furniture, it is still important to consider eco-friendly materials. Here's some great information about what to look for when shopping for green outdoor furniture, and why how these materials compare to traditional outdoor furniture. Presented By Trex [...]

Made in the Shade Thumbnail

For most people, Memorial Day marks the official start of summer. My family and I usually spend the weekend celebrating carnival in Atlanta, but this year, we'll have some family over, and with a few little ones in tow, we'll more likely spend that time at home enjoying their company and avoiding the crowds. And [...]

Adding a Deck? Composite Wood Might be Right for You Thumbnail

This is about the time of year when we all begin to miss being outside. Well, adding a deck to your home will add value to your property, but it will also give you more living space. No matter where you live, you can get a lot of use out of additional outdoor space. You [...]

Maintaining Wicker Furniture for Patio Use Thumbnail

by Wicker Paradise If you love the look of wicker furniture, you're not alone. The first wicker furniture was created for the ancient Romans, so it’s likely that they enjoyed patio chairs similar to the ones you have in your backyard. Even in ancient times, this material was prized for its resilience, and it has only [...]

Throwing Shade: Our Hopes for the Backyard Thumbnail

So...I mentioned that we finally moved into a house! I've sort of mentioned it in passing, about how awesome it has been thus far. And "awesome" really is the best way to describe it. But so is "overwhelming." After three years of living in the same apartment and doing all that we thought we could really [...]