• Outdoor Living

    6 Pool Decking Options You Should Consider

    Pool decking is the hardscape area that surrounds your pool. You also may see it referred to as a surround. There are quite a few pool decking options that you should consider before making your final choice. They all have their pros and cons and after you learn about them, you should be able to make the best decision for your space and lifestyle.

    June 29th, 2021
  • Landscaping

    How to Lay Sod for a New Lawn

    If you don’t want to take the time to plant grass seed, your other option is to lay sod. We did this recently around our pool and it turned out even better than we hoped! Here are some instructions on how to lay sod so you can get that instant green lawn you’ve always dreamed of.

    June 27th, 2021
  • Landscaping

    How to Build Natural Stone Steps

    We recently laid solid stone steps connecting our new pool area to our existing sidewalk. At first glance, a project like this looks pretty simple. At least, that’s what we thought! That is until we tried to move one of the stones. These things weigh 450 lbs each, which made this project one of the most challenging things I’ve ever done. But it is doable! In this article, I’m going to show you how we did it and what you need to know going into a project like this.

    June 17th, 2021
  • Decorating

    6 Top Furniture Pieces to Invest In

    When it comes to buying furniture, there are certain furniture pieces you should consider investing in. These are quality pieces of furniture that will elevate your home and with a little bit of luck, last a lifetime. Whether you’re buying for a new home or simply replacing a few pieces of furniture, this guide will help you decide which pieces deserve your hard-earned cash.

    June 9th, 2021
  • Design Tips

    How to Make Your Guests Feel Welcome in Your Home

    Whether you’re having a group of overnight guests or a single friend stopping by, you want to make sure that all guests feel welcome in your home. You’re gracious enough to be sharing your home and you want to make sure that your guests have a great stay. Here are some ways that you can make your guests feel welcome in no time.

    June 3rd, 2021