Revamp Your Yard With 2018s Top 5 Landscaping Trends

The beginning of the year is the perfect time to start thinking about updating your outdoor spaces. If you’re tired of seeing the same boring, conventional landscaping designs in every yard in your neighborhood, it may be time for you to spice things up with some hot new ideas. Here are 5 of the most […]

Read More

How to Build a Maintenance Free Deck

With spring quickly approaching (yes, we know it doesn’t feel as if spring is ‘upon us’ in any expedited manner, but it soon will), many Minnesotans are going to begin considering those summer barbecue parties on the deck. However, after the snow melts, many of us may also consider that our decks are in pretty […]

Read More

5 Unexpected Reasons Why You Should Build Your Deck In The Winter

If you’re thinking about waiting until spring to add a deck to your home, you should reconsider. Many homeowners believe that spring is the best time to build a deck, but the reality is that Winter is a more suitable time to take on this type of project. Yes, it might seem counterintuitive. After all, […]

Read More

5 Creative Ways to Beautify Your Yard in 2018

New and seasoned homeowners both agree: There’s always more ways to make a home appealing. Especially yards. Whether you want to develop your garden, set up the perfect groundwater system, or have a private space for to entertain family and friends, you can create lasting memories — and maximize curb appeal for your home. Fire […]

Read More

A New Use for VR Headsets: Landscape 3D Design

In the world of technology, virtual reality, or VR, is making a big splash. You may have encountered a discussion about VR about the medical field, video games, or even a new way to travel. But, did you know it could be applied for everyday use? One interesting use for VR headsets is in landscape […]

Read More

5 Reasons why Trex and Azek Decks are Superior to their Alternatives

If you’re looking to add a new deck to your home, it’s important to do your research on the best type of deck for your needs. There are far more materials to consider than just wood. Learning about the various materials and their benefits will help you make the best decision. Many homeowners are pursuing […]

Read More

Taking Your Outdoor Gathering Spot to the Next Level with Phantom Screens

After a long week, there is almost nothing better than the serenity of relaxing outdoors.  Also, we can all relate to the satisfaction of entertaining friends and family in our homes, to celebrate events, or for low-key dinners and gatherings. As appealing as outdoor space can be, many factors prevent this type of enjoyment. Nobody […]

Read More

Weighing the Benefits of Long-Lasting Aluminum Decks

Whether you are making the decision to build a new deck or replacing an old one, a solution you may not have considered is long-lasting aluminum.  If you are planning to spend time and money on a deck, below are some benefits of using aluminum as the material for that project. Bugs and Wildlife Unlike […]

Read More

Transform Your Underdeck into the Perfect Summer Relaxation Spot

The underdeck is the cavity right below an elevated patio or second-story terrace. This area tends to be largely ignored, when in reality, it can be used as a part of your yard. With a bit of know-how and design ideas, you can take advantage of this space and make it the perfect summer relaxation […]

Read More

How Trex and Azek Decks Are Making Cedar Ancient History

Trex and Azek have defined the decking category for several years, especially after Azek acquired Timbertech in 2013, inadvertently spreading their reach and influence. These deck materials are quickly replacing cedar due to their superior durability, ability to withstand fluctuating temperatures over the course of several years, and eco-friendliness. Trex decking utilizes recycling for the […]

Read More