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Yard Decor & Lighting

Decorating Your Outside Walls With Wall Decor

You may have a bare wall outside that needs decorating. Something that brings that wall alive. Consider using some creative garden wall decor items. Some ideas are highlighted below.

Landscaping

Unique Flower Containers to Plant Flowers for the Garden

Looking to plant some container flowers around the garden and patio area. How about something different to bring some character to your garden? How about some unique flower containers.

Garden Furniture

Garden Chaise Lounge – The Most Popular Garden Furniture Piece

It is a beautiful day outside. Perfect weather to enjoy and read a book. You would like to lounge as your read. Who knows, you might doze off. Having a chaise lounge available can make this dream come true.

Decks & Patios

Enjoy a Fall Evening With a Patio/Deck Fire Pit

Think about it. As the fall weather gets cooler, it would be nice to sit around a fire at night. That is where a mobile fire pit comes in. You can place a mobile pit on the patio, deck, driveway, or yard. Set it down and light it up!

Decks & Patios

You Come Upon a Garden Bench as You Stroll Through the Garden

It is so nice to walk outside with a friend to view the garden. But mostly talk about other matters as you stroll through the yard. And then there is a beautiful garden bench. A place to sit down as you finish the key conversation that brought you two together.

Ponds & Fountains

Adding a Garden Pond to Your Landscaping – Some Ideas

To really add to your backyard landscaping, considering add a garden pond with or without a waterfall. Add some lighting, water pond plants, and perhaps some fish. You will have a landscaping look that bring on a conversation.

Garden Lighting

Landscape Spot Lighting to Give Your Home Life After Dark

Spot lighting is a landscape decor to illuminate your home and garden. When you have a home or landscape design that is nice, adding spot lighting increases the beauty of your exterior view. You have solar and wired spot lighting. To achieve maximum light and length of illumination, you need to wire your outside for spot lighting. Use solar spots for smaller areas.

Yard Decor & Lighting

Rains Chains That Provide the Decor and Sound of a Summer Rain

Rain chains are a decorative item that replaces or works in conjunction with your water sprout. That are placed where rain drains. The rain flows down through the chain making a nice sounds and beauty.

Decks & Patios

How to Shop For Patio Furniture

There are more factors to consider when searching for the perfect furniture for your patio. Function of the patio A patio can be many things. It can be a dining

Landscaping

Rain Collection Systems for Rain Harvesting

In many areas around the world, rain water is a precious commodity. You don’t want to waste it. Collecting rain water is smart thinking. So setting rain barrels and other collection items can give you the water when needed most.

Decks & Patios

Cool Ideas For An Amazing Patio

Then again, it’s not surprising some homeowners give their patio special treatment and prefer to spend more time there than anywhere else inside their home. Patios, after all, are inherently

Swimming Pools

Wooden Pool Decks For In-Ground and Above Ground Pools

Most pools concrete desk surrounds and in-ground pool. But lately, we are seeing more wood composite decks. They can look very nice and are easier to step upon after jumping out of the pool. See some examples below.

Decks & Patios

Lighting the Backyard Deck

You have build a beautiful deck in your backyard. It is a great gathering place for friends and family. But what about night? Is your deck all dark? Light it up!, with these decorative deck lighting ideas.

Sheds

Getting Ready for the Winter

Wood shed in small garden area Notes: Winter is just around the corner. Time to get your wood shed filled up. Wood sheds are perfect outbuildings for storing winter firewood.

Landscaping

Small Yard – How About a Patio Garden?

Patio garden ideas for small yard Notes: If you have a small garden, you might consider building a patio garden that give you both a patio and framed-in garden. You

Swimming Pools

Swimming Pool with Rock Waterfall

Adding the sound of water dropping into your pool. Notes: This is a nice landscaping feature to add to any in-ground pool – especially that area that borders your property

Ponds & Fountains

Flowing Water Is a Welcome Sound for Any Garden

Flowing water is a welcome sound for any garden Notes: When you think about your backyard oasis, you might consider installing a small fountain of flowing water. It doesn’t have

Landscaping

Drafting Your Landscaping Plan

Landscape architect designing a backyard plan Notes: If you are looking to re-do your landscape, it may be worth the investment to hire a landscape architect. There are online programs

Swimming Pools

The Option of an Above Ground Pool for the Summer Heat

Above ground pool sitting on a concrete pad in the backyard Notes: An in-ground pool may not be an option for some households – either it is too expensive or

Landscaping

Natural Stone Landscaping with Running Water

Natural stone landscaping with running water Notes: Natural stone landscaping is become popular in many gardens – and there is so much you can do. This landscaping is situated along