Outdoor Living

Light up your landscaping and your world

Light up your landscaping and your world

It’s now mid-2012, and summer is scalding. Are you ready to host company? What better way to show off your gorgeous garden than to light up your landscaping? Enhance the colors found in your garden blooms with red lights for tulips or yellow lights for daffodils, or add complementary colors, like orange, to boost the appearance of floral variety. Perhaps, you like to change your landscaping mood by adding cool blues and purples to harmonize with the green grass, bushes and shrubs. There are endless options for your outdoor lighting color schemes!

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Selecting a Home for Backyard Gardening

Selecting a Home for Backyard Gardening

Everyone has different criteria for buying the home that is right for them. One of the perks of owning a home is that there is an increase in land, and the ability to do what the homeowner desires with the land. This includes gardening and landscaping – many apartment and townhouse dwellers simply don’t have the option of planting a garden or modifying their yard.

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How to Make Your Outdoor Kitchen a Success

How to Make Your Outdoor Kitchen a Success

Having an outdoor living area allows one to spend countless hours outside in the presence of nature. It gives you a place where you can escape the daily grind and truly, utterly, relax. Specifically, having an outdoor kitchen, gives you the opportunity to embrace the outdoors as well as provide a unique, practical, entertaining space.

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Summer Tips: Swimming Pool Maintenance

Summer Tips: Swimming Pool Maintenance

Pool parties make hot summer days worthwhile; but once the pool is opened, the work doesn’t end. Don’t let the hassles of maintaining a pool seem greater than the pleasures. Get a handle on the following pool maintenance steps and it will become a habit you’re happy to do:

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Making The Most Out Of Your Balcony

Making The Most Out Of Your Balcony

When you live in a flat, it can be difficult to decide how to decorate the balcony and it can often end up being forgotten about or used for storage for things such as bikes. However, although creating a functional, stylish balcony can be a challenge, it is possible to transform even the smallest space into a cozy outdoor retreat. When people live in flats, there is almost always a lack of outdoor space, so it’s important to make the most of the balcony area.

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