Outdoor Kitchen

Planning the Perfect Outdoor Space

Planning the perfect outdoor kitchen requires the consideration of a lot of different factors: location, style, budget, functionality, sociability, etc. You might have a large, sprawling backyard with a couple of patios, and multiple locations to choose from. Or, you might be very limited in square footage, and need to use 100% of the available area in just the right way to maximize what you're working with. Perhaps you'd like a simple stucco island with…
May 21, 2018
FireplacesOutdoor Fireplaces

Spice Up Your Backyard with an Outdoor Fireplace

Summer is practically upon us, and many homeowners have expressed interest in adding an outdoor fireplace to their backyard. Outdoor fireplaces are great for a variety of reasons. Most people dream about the idea of having a beer or glass of wine in the backyard with friends, and making an outdoor fireplace the centerpiece of your yard is a great way to keep you and your family warm through the fall and winter months, while…
May 3, 2018

Transforming Your Backyard into a Peaceful Escape

As the seasons change, and summer rolls around once again, many people are interested in creating a serene atmosphere in their backyard, and using it as a place to escape the stress of everyday life. As the weather starts to warm up, we thought we'd compile a list of ways to make your backyard the envy of the neighborhood this summer. Outdoor Kitchen: One of the most enjoyable aspects of summer is throwing backyard barbecues…
April 14, 2018

5 Tricks For Decorating Your Fireplace Mantel All Year Round

Most homeowners already know exactly what kind of display they want to set up on a new mantel for celebrating the holidays, but that's only one small section of the year. Unless you want your mantel to sit empty the rest of the year, you'll need to keep your creativity up and choose some non-seasonal decorations that look great as the seasons change. Instead of rushing to change your decorations every few months, try these…
March 31, 2018