Patio & Deck

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15 Lovely Park and Garden Pergolas

It’s time for inspiration: see these lovely pictures of arbours and pergolas. Ever planned to build one in your garden? The large wooden pergolas fit well to large gardens with wide paths, that’s why they are often used in the public parks. If your garden is smaller you’d better consider wrought iron arbour or a [...]
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Four Timber Decking Tips To Save Time And Headaches

Timber decking can be a great addition to the family home. It can be used to create an inviting area for having a barbecue with neighborhood friends, or just sitting on a lawn chair soaking up the sun. Although it can be expensive to get timber decking installed, you can do it on your own, [...]
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Firebowls for Smaller Gardens

As the weather improves, it’s more tempting to spend time in your garden, particularly in the evenings. There’s nothing better than taking the time to relax outside, and adding a heater to your garden or patio will make your garden even more welcoming, even in cooler weather. Chimineas and firebowls are becoming very popular, due [...]
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Composite Deck Materials

Composite deck materials offer easier maintenance then real wood decking, making them an attractive option to consider. Learn about the benefits, disadvantages, selection, installation and maintenance of composite decks in our complete guide...
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Wood Patio Covers

If you enjoy spending time on your patio, a wood patio cover can provide shade and protection from the elements, making it a place you can spend time relaxing or entertaining more often!
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Patio Covers Online Guide: An Overview

You will enjoy your patio more fully by investing in a patio cover. Whether you want to build a permanent wood, metal or fabric patio cover or are looking to purchase a canopy, retractable awning or patio umbrella, our complete patio cover guide gives you all the information you need to select, purchase or build your own patio cover.
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How to Pour Concrete

Building your own walkway, driveway or other concrete project is easier than you think. With a bit of planning, concrete knowledge and a lot of honest work, you can pour your own concrete patio, sidewalk, retaining wall or slab foundation. The basics of concrete include deciding on the right type of concrete, estimating how much [...]
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Power Washer Guide

Having a good power washer around the home makes a lot of outdoor cleaning projects easier. Our guide covers power washing tips and how to buy the right model for your needs.
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Wicker Furniture

Versatile and comfortable, wicker furniture is popular for use outdoors on the patio, sun room or indoors for rooms with a more casual style of decor.
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Building a Screen Porch

Learn how to build your own screen porch in our step by step guide. You will enjoy being outdoors even when the bugs are thick and the weather may be hot.