Top 4 Budget-Friendly Outdoor Living Features

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When it comes to outdoor living, creative and well-designed backyard elements can help take your outdoor space from 0 to 100. From patio covers and pergolas to fire features and outdoor kitchens, outdoor living is all the rage among homeowners. Before you break ground on your new outdoor living space, consider these 4 popular budget-friendly backyard features.  1. Patio Covers …

Tips for Winter Home Maintenance

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Winters in Texas aren’t as harsh as some areas of the country, but winter home maintenance is still an absolute necessity. Cooler weather and storms can wreak havoc on both the interior and exterior of your home, causing damages that could cost a lot of time and money to fix. Proper maintenance on things like your outdoor drainage systems, sprinklers, …

Fall Fire Features

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One of the most popular hardscaping features you can add to an outdoor living space is the element of fire. Fire pits and outdoor fireplaces are becoming more and more popular with homeowners, and for good reasons. They offer great entertainment options for your entire family and can be a beautiful focal point for your patio or backyard. There is no …

Brighten Up Your Outdoor Living Space

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The look and feel of your outdoor living space can make or break the quality and atmosphere of your home’s overall design. But it’s a lot easier to create an outdoor space others will be envious of than it may seem. All it takes is some planning and creative design for your outdoor living dreams to become reality. Whether it’s …

How to Choose an Outdoor Construction Contractor

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Your outdoor living spaces can either amp up the quality and atmosphere of your home’s design plan or do the complete opposite. All it takes is some planning and great design for your new outdoor space to go from dream to reality. Whether it’s a new sprinkler system, an arbor or pergola or even a full-blown outdoor living and dining …

Pardon My French…Drain

Three ways to fix yard drainage problems The lawn and landscaping around a home is often a matter of pride for homeowners. A beautiful, healthy lawn gives a great first impression to visitors and looks great every time the owner leaves or comes home. One of the most common reasons for an unattractive lawn is poor drainage. Proper water drainage …

Sprinkler System Maintenance Tips

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An automatic sprinkler system is a great way to keep your yard and landscaping well-maintained and watered efficiently. It conveniently eliminates the hassle of hauling around a hose and the burden of paying large water bills due to over-watering. Like any major home feature, it’s important to perform regular maintenance to keep your sprinklers in top condition. No matter what time of …