What to Put Over There
Outdoor Living What to Put Over There

When you think about adding a structure to your backyard, business or farm there are so many choices out there. What to put ‘over there’ to bring benefits to your quality of life by adding a building with excellent form,…

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Outdoor Living Out with The Old, In with The New

Whatever your present property looks like or however it functions it could probably use some improvements. Perhaps it’s time to shed your reservations and give that old lean-to a heave ho and replace it with a low maintenance structure where…

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Out with The Old, In with The New
The Theater of Good Garden Design
Outdoor Living The Theater of Good Garden Design

Is your backyard a blank canvas? A boring square of lawn with one or two ornamental trees, a space poorly and cheaply designed by the developer that is identical to your neighbor’s? Does your backyard design lack any sense of…

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Outdoor Living Fabulous Furniture Makes Your Backyard Better

The best backyard events will be ones that offer plenty of comfort for guests to enjoy the space you have created. You’ve probably thought long and hard about what type of outdoor living structure to purchase, where to place it…

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Fabulous Furniture Makes Your Backyard Better
The Happy Gardener’s Potting Shed
Outdoor Living The Happy Gardener’s Potting Shed

There’s nothing better than homegrown vegetables and flowers on the table. Avid gardeners sow seeds for success with the aid of a potting shed and cold frames to extend the growing season for delicious foodie delights. A proper garden potting…

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