Monthly Archives: October 2012
  • Deck Privacy Ideas

    Deck Privacy Ideas

    If you have a nice deck, chances are you’ve pretty much converted it into a second living area – a place where you and your family and friends can gather and have a good time. In the warm months, you’ve

  • Deck Lighting Ideas

    Deck Lighting Ideas

    When you are coming up with deck lighting ideas, you may want to think outside the box. Today there are many deck lighting solutions that are not only functional, but are also environmentally friendly, interesting, and even fun.

  • How to Hang a Porch Swing

    How to Hang a Porch Swing

    Adding a porch swing to your home adds charm, comfort, and style. Porch swings come in a variety of different styles, from wood porch swings to wicker porch swings, so you should be able to find one that will match

  • How to BBQ

    How to BBQ

    Your family has arrived, the drinks are chilled, and the games are started. Now it’s time to start preparing the food. Not sure how to BBQ? No problem! We’ve put together a few helpful hints for the first-time bbq’er.

  • How to Grow Tomatoes

    How to Grow Tomatoes

    One of the great benefits of having your own garden is having fresh, homegrown fruits and vegetables to enjoy whenever you want. Growing techniques will differ depending on what food you’re growing as well as where you live. We’ve put

  • How to Clean a Garden Fountain

    Tips for Year-Round Outdoor Fountain Maintenance

    A beautiful outdoor fountain can make a great focal piece for any garden or patio. Through proper care and good cleaning, your garden fountain can run smoothly through the test of time. There are several types of outdoor fountains to

  • Passion Flowers

    What are Passion Flowers?

    Passion flowers have been known to attract butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. One variety, the Stinking Passion Flower, uses a sticky fluid to attract and digest small insects like gnats. The passion flower is an aggressive vine plant with powerfully beautiful