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Family Time

A few years ago, my family moved to Calgary. We loved being able to experience a new place and enjoyed looking and loving our new surroundings. We have always known that change is good for us as a family, and we always do our best to cope and live well with situations we don’t expect to encounter. We love trying new things and pushing ourselves to limits that we never knew we had. We like to see … [Read more...]

Choosing Texas Outdoor Shades For Your Home

If you are looking for something for your yard that will offer shade during the times of day when the sun is really hot, look into buying Texas outdoor shades.  Here in Texas our summers are extremely hot and having our outdoor areas shaded is the only way to spend time outside.  Texas outdoor shades are available in a wide variety of types and styles, and you will be able to find the shades … [Read more...]

Wood Fence Repair – Problems That Effect Wood Fences

If you have a wooden fence then there are many things that can go wrong with it and there are many reasons that you might require wood fence repair. While wood is generally able to stand up to weathering, and is often used outside, it is also relatively 'soft' compared to wrought iron for instance and is thus quite likely to get damaged.There are many things then that can damage wooden fences, … [Read more...]

Commercial Shade Sail Installation

Installing the outdoor shades commercially or domestically is the final step to be taken after their purchase.There are three vital instructions to follow in putting up a sail fabric. The first is to decide the likely connection points. Secondly, the area’s shape and measurement should be considered. Lastly, the sun’s position requires examination. Know-how about commercial sail … [Read more...]

Secrets of Lawn Care

Beautiful Lawn

You might be aware, that water is the main ingredient in maintaining a lawn. Without water your lawn will not survive, but at the same time, too much water will spoil your lawn. You could have applied nutrients to your soil and the excess water will eventually take out the nutrients from the soil. To overcome this situation, you have to apply fertilizers at least three times in a year, the … [Read more...]

The Benefits Of Retaining Wall Blocks

Hillsides are popular places to build homes. Many people enjoy living on a hillside because of the great view which they have; however, sometimes there can be a lack of space available to use. Building terraces is considered a good way of getting extra space. This can be done by using retaining wall blocks.In previous years, it would have taken a mason to complete the task of building a … [Read more...]

Home Improvement Made Easy- Two or Three Easy Tips For Making Those Home Improvement Ventures Go Quicker

Every year in the springtime, as the weather warms and most of us come out from our long winter weather hibernation, we begin a great deal of of action targeted at renovating our households and removing the winter season doldrums in favor of a glowing, cheerful summer season feeling. We can put in a lot of work and time cleaning up our houses, and getting them all set for the warmer outdoor … [Read more...]

How Much Should I Expect to Pay for an Outdoor Fireplace?

While most everyone who wants to buy or build an outdoor fireplace can name an almost unlimited amount of design wishes, the reality is more likely to be such that the realizable options are constrained by the financial possibilities. Naturally, the most important question that any prospective fireplace owner wants to know the answer to is: “how much should I expect to pay for an outdoor … [Read more...]

Points To Consider When Looking At Patio Ideas

Before you go and install a patio at home you need to think abut two things. The first of these things is what kind of patio cover you want and also what kind of cover you can actually afford. Then you have got to think about what you are going to do with the patio. There are a number of things that you are able to do with patios other than just sitting in the shade. It might be helpful for you to … [Read more...]

What Kinds of Patio String Lights Are Available For Your Home?

Are you considering using patio string lights at home and aren't sure what kind are available? One of the most common styles you'll find are the strands of white lights that are about six to eight feet long and have the lights spaced every ten inches or so along the strand and have an electrical plug at one end so you can plug it into an outdoor outlet on your home. But there are quite a few … [Read more...]

Thoughts For Building Your First Garden Pond

There are lots of different ways to make your garden look more attractive. You could start with some nice fencing and some choice plants, but one of the most creative ways to enhance your garden is by installing your own garden pond. First, decide what shape and size you would like your pond to be and were you would like it to be placed. A pond might look nice below trees but it is not an … [Read more...]

Choosing the Right Landscape Contractor for You

When it comes to choosing a landscape contractor to complete your landscape design and installation, it is absolutely essential to do some research on local contractors to help you decipher which contractor is the best for you.Hiring a landscape contractor will ensure that your project runs smoothly, that you stay within your budget, and that your landscape design will meet your expectations. … [Read more...]