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Swimming Pools

Benefits of Installing A Backyard Swimming Pool

To install or not to install – that is the question that has been at the back of your mind. While every decision does have its pros and cons, installing a swimming pool in your backyard has far more pros than cons.

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Backyard Firepit for Sitting Around the Fire

Friends are coming. Let’s all gather around the backyard firepit. A place to enjoy conversation and perhaps have a roasted marshmallow.

Decks & Patios

Concrete or Brick – How About Patio Stone Flooring?

Need to put in a patio. Considering stone flooring. It is very durable. And easy to clean up. Something that will add very nicely to your patio look.

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Let’s Take Our Cooking Outside

Okay, you have waited long enough. Now is the time to plan for next summer. We are speaking about building an outdoor kitchen area. Let’s get going.

Garden Furniture

Summer Clearance – Time to Get Your Deck Dining Set

It’s nice to eat outside on your deck or patio. But the dining table just doesn’t look great. With fall in full swing, now is the time to look for summer clearance sales on deck dining sets.

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Nice Weather – So Let’s Relax In Your Swing Chair

Do you have a garden swing chair … something that swings lazily from your favorite tree. Just perfect to sit and relax on a nice summer day.

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Floating Decks – Beautiful Concept to Enhance Your Landscape Look

Have you consider using a floating deck in your landscape design? It can be a beautiful concept that can enhance your yard look and use.

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Some Swimming Pool Additions You May Want to Consider

So your have a backyard swimming pool. Do you need to spruce it up to make it exciting again? Some of these swimming pool additions that may do the trick.

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Putting in a Swimming Pool – Let’s Decide Pool Hardscaping Ideas

What is pool hardscape? It is the material that is used to surround the pool – plus any other landscaping that merges the pool with the patio. The material may include cement, tile or best yet, stone.

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photo image analysis: Landscaping Your Above Ground Pool Area

Who says an above-ground pool won’t look nice in your backyard? With a bit of landscaping and building a deck to surround and hide the pool wall, you may have something that will look great.

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Rock Swimming Pools – Another Design Consideration

Need to decide how to design your swimming pool area? Let’s go with something unique. How about a rock swimming pool? It will blend nicely with your landscape.

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Enjoying Your Outdoor Living Space in Style

Landscaping hardscapes are perfect for outdoor living. Use them for fire pits, fireplaces, outdoor kitchens, ponds and fountains. Some sample pics below.

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Building a Backyard Pool? 4 Nifty Additions

Swimming pools are among the most popular recreational features for homeowners today. Whether it’s an in-ground or above-ground pool, kids and adults alike love to splash around in the cool water on a hot day.

Decks & Patios

Deck Design: Stylish Additions for Increased Aesthetic Appeal

Get ahead of the spring planting and construction season with a new deck design. Adding outdoor living space can make your home look beautiful while adding equity you can use later if necessary. We talk about five popular styles of decks, and how these designs can make your house a home where everyone wants to gather.

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photo image analysis: Porch/Deck Combo

Here is a great idea for small homes that can add value. A combo porch and deck area with privacy landscape that will give you a great setup for entertaining and dining.

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Swimming Pool Design

If you could install a swimming pool in your backyard this summer, what pool design would you use? It all depends on the budget. But if you want your swimming pool to add value, design it correctly.

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Having a Covered Deck for More Comfortable Enjoyment

Imagine walking out onto your deck and it’s a bit cool and shady – perfect for a nice conversation with friends. That is because you have installed a nice cover over you deck. It could be a solid roof or pergola.

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Summer is For Picnics – Do You Have a Picnic Table

Picnics … picnics … picnics. Some of the best times of summer to coming together for a picnic outdoors. Let’s look at getting a picnic table to enjoy these picnics even more.

Spas and Hot Tubs

Adding a Hot Tub to Your Swimming Area

A hot tub pool combo is a nice feature to have in your swimming pool area. You can easily move between the two water units to warm yourself up and then cool yourself down. Perfect for those cool swimming months.

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Being Comfortable Sitting Outside

It is beautiful outside. You need to sit outside and enjoy the day. What you need is a comfortable patio sofa or chair. Let’s view some ideas.