Utilizing Outdoor Space

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Concrete Patio Makeovers

Brighten up the gray.

Unique Deck Designs

Think outside the rectangle.

Waterproof Outdoor Furniture

Keep your gear looking great year after year.

How to Enjoy Your Patio Year Round

Your outdoor lounge can be more than a summer fling.

6 Affordable Outdoor Heaters

Enjoy the great outdoors all year without freezing.

Building a Birdhouse That Will Attract Birds All Year Long

Different designs will attract different feathered friends.

Three Lawn Games You Can Build Yourself

You might have all you need around the house.

How to Build a Backyard Cabana

Bring that vacation vibe into your yard.

How to Safely Add a Heater to a Tree House

If you have a tree house, chances are you may want to heat it so you can use it longer.

5 Ways to Protect Your Porch Swing

Keep on swinging with these tips for proper maintenance.

How to Build a Tile Patio Table

It's fun, unique, and made by you.

Build the Gracious Lake Tahoe Gazebo

Check out this extensive, step-by-step guide for building your own gazebo from beautiful redwood.

Gazebo vs. Pergola

Which one of these outdoor structures should grace your space?

How to Anchor an Outdoor Pergola to a Concrete Slab

An outdoor pergola is a great way to shield your patio from the sun.

10 Ways to Use Pallets in Your Backyard

Whether your goal is to save money or the environment, upcycling pallets makes sense.

5 Hacks for Creating Outdoor Furnishings on a Budget

You don't have to break the bank to have the best looking patio.

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Planning Your Outdoor Kitchen

Plan your outdoor kitchen with mistakes in mind, and they’ll be easier to avoid.

How to Fall-Proof Outdoor Furniture

Make the most of your investment by protecting your furniture against moisture and damaging temps.

Spring Maintenance for Backyard Fun

Get your backyard ready for warm temps, from the pool to the BBQ.

Installing a Horse Tire Tree Swing

And the horse you rode in on.

7 Ways to Add Shade to Your Backyard

Our top 7 ideas for adding shade to your favorite space.

Build Your Own Fire Pit

Ward off the darkness and bring in your friends.

Building a Tetherball Set for Your Backyard

Looking for some good old-fashioned fun for the whole family?

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