7 Christmas Decorating Ideas for a Big Backyard
Too many homeowners ignore their backyards when it comes to holiday decorating, but a little extra attention can give you that many more reasons to entertain this season. When we all have a tendency to get caught in the virtual world, hosting friends and family in your festive home can give Christmas a little more meaning this year.
Fall Party Games and Recipes to Enjoy Around Your Fire Pit
You have the fire pit, the comfortable chairs from Simply Patio, and the friends. Now it’s time to host a backyard party! Gathering around the fire pit is one of the best fall traditions, especially before it gets too cold out. While we love a good game night, moving the fun outdoors with a fire to keep warm is sure to spark special memories that last a lifetime.
How to Care For Your Deck Fire Pit
Your deck fire pit can be used nearly year-round to bring light and comfort to chilly evenings. If you want it to last for many years to come though, you'll need to get into the habit of caring for it.
Fall Refresh: Outdoor Patio & Deck Ideas
The changing season is the perfect time to refresh your home decor, including your outdoor patio. Putting away the summer toys and decor means you’re tucking them away until next year and getting ready for a new season of outdoor entertaining, cozying up around the fire pit, and enjoying an afternoon sun nap on the deck.
How to Style Around Your Outdoor Chaise Lounge
Nothing says casual elegance like a chaise lounge. It offers full-body support and allows you to lie and doze or sit up and read. It’s a relaxation tool for any outdoor environment whether it’s the pool, patio or balcony. Once you get one, start adding accessories to style the lounger for both comfort and usefulness.
What's Trending: Top Patio Decorating Ideas this Summer
Dining al fresco and entertaining outdoors is what summer is all about. Decorating your patio to function for your family should be a top priority when it comes to creating your outdoor oasis. Your patio should be stylish and inviting for optimal outdoor fun. That’s why we’ve assembled some of the top patio decorating ideas we’re seeing this summer.
Furniture Sets That Look Great with a Stamped Concrete Patio
Stamped concrete is a popular choice for pool decks and patios. Because the concrete can be embossed to resemble brick, slate, flagstone, stone, or wood, it goes with almost anything. Plus, it requires little to no maintenance, which is great for low maintenance backyards.
What's Inside Your Patio Furniture Cushions
Chances are when you are picking out cushions for new patio furniture you don't think about what's inside of them. It’s the design and color that tends to grab the attention of buyers. Once home, though, the curiosity sets in -- What is inside those patio furniture cushions?
How to Clean Patio Furniture [Infographic]
Taking care of your patio furniture year-round will help it withstand inclement weather conditions and regular use. Proper care will make a noticeable difference in the long-term look of your furniture. Instead of dull and dusty, you’ll have clean and sleek-looking furniture.
How to Plan the Perfect Outdoor Dinner Party
Hosting a dinner party is a great way to get friends and family together to create new memories together. It’s also a great excuse to buy some new patio furniture! Every good host wants their space to feel warm and inviting so their guests feel comfortable and welcome. Having optimal seating and the perfect ambiance is key, but is there anything else you should do to plan the perfect outdoor dinner party? We have some tips.