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Center Your Patio around a Fire Pit

Fire holds a mesmerizing effect on humans. Anyone who’s sat around a fire at night knows that it’s hard to look away. There’s something so comforting and relaxing about flames and sparks dancing through the air. We think everyone should be able to experience fire’s warmth and comfort whenever they please. An easy way to […]

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How to Feng Shui Your Patio Space

Feng Shui is all about building peace and balance in your space. It is an old artistic practice from the Far East. The practice shows people how to balance the energy of a particular space in order to find health and good fortune. In Mandarin, feng means wind and shui means water. Together, Feng Shui […]

patio decor

These Easy Patio Decor Upgrades are an Instant Refresh

It is easy to find good patio decor. It’s everywhere from your favorite furniture store to the local craft shop to nature. Almost everything works well as patio decor. It is some of the most versatile decor in the world. Often, people are so taken by patio furnishings, they decide it would look just as great in […]

Lighting Ideas for the Patio

    It’s difficult to fully enjoy a patio and everything it has to offer without adequate lighting. Sure, the daytime hours will provide enough sunlight to illuminate the area, but when the sun goes down you’ll have to seek a different source of lighting. While you can always opt for traditional overhead lighting – […]

How to Protect Outdoor Furniture from Sun Fading

The sun’s powerful ultraviolet (UV) rays can wreck havoc on outdoor furniture, causing their color to gradually fade over time. This isn’t something that happens immediately, but rather months and years of exposure will result in fading. The otherwise bright blue color of your favorite patio chair may now have more of a light, turquoise […]

Creating the Perfect Color Palette for Your Patio

    Color speaks volume about a patio’s décor, atmosphere and mood. Sure, it’s probably easier to randomly toss a variety of colors together without any real sense of cohesion or direction, but this will ultimately come back to haunt you in the long run. If you’re looking to achieve an attractive patio that’s warm […]

Decorating and Design Tips for the Patio

    If you’re tired of looking at the same old decor on your patio day-after-day, perhaps you should give it a makeover. Contrary to what many people believe, redecorating the patio doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. With some basic supplies and accessories, you can give your outdoor patio area a […]