1. Plan a Vacation: Even If It's Local or In Your Backyard

    Plan a Vacation: Even If It's Local or In Your Backyard

    We all need to plan time off from work to spend quality time alone or with family and friends and recharge our minds. However, taking paid vacation time is something not every American worker is doing. According to the U.S. Travel Association, American workers left an average of 33% of their paid time on the table last year.

    National Plan a Vacation Day, which is the last Tuesday in January (this year, it’s January 26), reminds us to plan our vacation at the start of the year for the rest of the year. The earlier you plan a vacation, the more ready and relaxed you’ll be when your vacation time gets here.

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  2. Looking for Elegant Outdoor Shade? Check Out These Backyard Gazebo Ideas

    Looking for Elegant Outdoor Shade? Check Out These Backyard Gazebo Ideas

    No matter the season, it’s always fun to entertain friends and family. Whether it’s a get together for the big game, or a holiday gathering, enjoying food and fun outdoors never goes out of style. Sometimes shade can be at a premium when it comes to those outdoor parties. A fabulous way to give your guests comfort while adding style to your backyard is by adding a ...

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  3. Decorate Your Backyard with These Fall Landscaping Ideas

    Decorate Your Backyard with These Fall Landscaping Ideas

    When fall arrives and leaves are changing, it’s the perfect time to begin preparing your yard for winter. You can take stock of what thrived through the last season, while planning what’s next for your garden. Here are some fall landscaping ideas that will make your yard the envy of the whole neighborhood!

    Fresh Start for Fall

    When beginning the fall landscaping process, suggests to give your yard the proper chance to thrive with a quick clean up. That means removing weeds and dead plants, and giving your grass a nice cut. Tidy up your landscaping, and spread mulch around shrubs and trees. The mulch actually protects roots from frost, while giving your garden a face lift. After that, you can decide what to plant in your area that will last through the winter. Pro Tip: For more on what to plant in your garden or greenhouse this fall, check out our prior blog on the topic.

    Create an Outdoor Oasis

    Part of getting the garden ready for fall is making sure your backyard space looks its best before the winter weather arrives. Consider adding character to your space with the Sequoia Gazebo. Gazebo’s are perfect for an outdoor garden, and a quiet place to enjoy the outdoors while sheltered from the sun. They’re also a great area for gathering when your family comes over for any fall parties! This gazebo has a durable water-resistant cover that will protect against harmful UVA and UVB rays. This gazebo also includes:
    • Strong steel frame that resists corrosion and rust
    • Easy assembly without the need for additional parts
    • Secure wide cross beam trusses for extra stability

    Fall Landscaping, deck boxFall Landscaping Accessories

    Part of the fun of landscaping in the fall is organizing your backyard space. You want it to look vibrant as the beautiful autumn colors take shape. Organizing also means storing items from last season. That might mean tucking away garden tools or patio items you won’t be using come winter. You’ll need something stylish, yet durable to ensure your belongings are safe. These gorgeous deck boxes are perfect for indoor or outdoor. Versatile and sturdy, they come in anthracite or espresso and couldn’t be any more convenient! The deck boxes also have:
    • Galvanized steel for rust resistance
    • Easy open lift for quick access to your items
    • Almost 135 gallons of storage space
    When it comes to fall landscaping, don’t skip those beautiful pops of color throughout your yard to really make your space sing. When it comes to decorating your patio area for the season, these versatile umbrellas... will keep you cool and give you some extra light at night. Whether you place them at your patio table or outdoor deck, this will be a crowd pleaser at your next get together. The umbrellas include 3 tilt
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  4. Patio Decorating Ideas That Will Transform Your Outdoor Space

    Patio Decorating Ideas That Will Transform Your Outdoor Space

    Creating a beautiful outdoor patio area expands your living space, and gives you a wonderful place to enjoy nice weather and time with family. When decorating your patio, think comfortable and cozy. Choose accessories that will compliment your style, but also serve a purpose. You want your outdoor space to be just as enjoyable as sitting in your living room. These patio decorating ideas will help create your perfect outdoor...

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