Deck Out Your Deck & Patio: Top Deck & Patio Ideas. Your backyard deck, patio, and outdoor space is the extension of your home. So, be sure to make it cozy, fun & relaxing! Consider natural materials that are regional and blend best with your environment or go exotic and create a backyard escape! Built-in …
A Guide To Deck & Patio Lighting
Understanding how your outdoor space is most often used will be the best indicator as to what type of outdoor lighting you need.
Pool Deck and Patio Trends
Modern pool design has become somewhat of an artform. There was a time when all backyard pools looked basically the same, but that time is gone. Today’s pools incorporate a variety of materials and design techniques to make each creation … Continue reading →
DIY Deck, Porch and Patio Ideas!
When my husband and I decided it was time to sell our first house and look for a new home, we knew that outdoor living space was on the top of our list of “must haves”. With a super active little boy, a dog, and …
Vinyl Patio Decking Buyer's Guide
How do you go about choosing and installing a patio and vinyl patio decking? Tuff Industries has covered all the options for you:
Landscape Tips for Decks, Patios, and Pools
Need to add visual interest or just a punch of color to your outdoor spaces? Here are easy tips.
Before and After Deck and Patio Makeovers
You don’t need a big backyard to have a grand deck or patio. Take a look at some boring yards that were turned into fabulous outdoor living spaces. (Plus, they increased the home’s value.)
How to Clean Your Deck or Patio
A once-a-year scrub-down will extend the life of a concrete patio, a wood deck, or a stone walkway—and will make your outdoor zone gleam.
10 Pool Deck and Patio Designs
Browse pictures and get tips for hardscaping around your poolside retreat.
Houston LIghtscaping Ideas For Patios And Decks
Lightscaping Ideas For Your Houston Deck Or Patio Warm weather makes men and women, along with children, pining to spend as ...
How Much Will That Patio or Deck Cost?
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What’s The Difference Between A Patio & A Deck?
While many homeowners might link the two together, make no mistake that patios and decks are very different. They both serve the same purpose, letting you enjoy the outdoors on solid ground, but there are distinct characteristics that are unique to patios and decks.
Patios vs. Decks: What's the difference?
The sky’s the limit when designing a new deck or patio, but which is best for your yard? What’s the difference between them? The Deck Authority explains.
16 Deck and Patio Ailments (and How to Fix Them)
When something goes wrong with your deck or patio, should you attempt a DIY fix or call a pro? We’ll help you diagnose your deck and patio disorders and determine the best remedy.
10 Beautiful Island Porches, Patios, and Decks
These blissful hangouts feature wow-worthy views, colorful accents, and plenty of Caribbean style. Discover our favorite outdoor living rooms in Jamaica, St. Barts, Bermuda, Bonaire, and more.
9 Amazing Decks That Will Inspire Your Patio Remodel
Few things are quite as relaxing as sitting on a deck with your friends and a cold drink in hand on a summer’s afternoon. Yet actually building a deck is still just a dream of many. And while the nine amazing decks below might always be just a dream for most of us, they are sure to give you plenty of motivation and great ideas for building an affordable backyard oasis of your very own 1. The Multi-tasker This one-of-a-kind backyard deck kills…
How to Get Your Deck or Patio Ready for Spring
Now that it's spring, there's plenty of home maintenance care to do outside. That includes getting your deck ready for outdoor activities.
What type of patio furniture is best for your deck?
Whether your deck is nestled in a sun-drenched backyard or a pint-sized balcony, and whether it sprawls across two levels or doubles as a dining room, you can find the right patio furniture to suit your space. Here are five different spaces—and five types of furniture—that will transform your deck into the ultimate summer retreat.…
How to Shade Your Deck or Patio with a DIY Awning
Deck too hot? Learn about shade solutions for your deck or patio, like patio awnings to large canopies to DIY shade alternatives.
Landscape Decks, Patios, Porches
Let us help you landscape with plants around your patio, deck or porch The first task is to sit on your patio, porch or deck and actually look out (away from the exterior walls). Now Ask Yourself: What do you see? Do you see an open never ending lawn or, maybe it’s a small enclosed area? What could you see as a focal point in your view? How do you feel about your deck? Is it quiet and cozy or more of an…