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Using Rainwater to Your Benefit

April 6, 2016

During the spring months, it seems as if it rains twice as much as usual — but sometimes that’s a good thing! After the cold months of the winter, your plants and lawn need the water in order to prosper. But there have to be other uses for rainwater, right? Right! Check out a few…

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How to Winterize Your Outdoor Kitchen

November 6, 2015

Is your outdoor kitchen ready for the cold winter nights to come? Now is the perfect time to winterize your outdoor kitchen. Here are a few tips to help get yours started. Winterizing Tips for Your Outdoor Kitchen: Turn Off Your Water – If you have water running to your outdoor sink, be sure that you…

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Fall Meals to Cook In Your Outdoor Kitchen

October 16, 2015

#FoodieFriday is our favorite day of the week!  Not only is the weekend almost here, but the weather is still warm enough to enjoy using that outdoor kitchen. Here are a few fall meals you can cook in your outdoor kitchen today. Simple Seasonal Recipes: Roasted Sweet Potatoes & Onions Ingredients: 2 large sweet potatoes…

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How to Maintain Your Outdoor Kitchen

July 9, 2015

We love spending time outside with family and friends when the weather is nice. Keep your outdoor kitchen in great shape all summer long! Here are a few maintenance tips to keep in mind. Maintenance Tips: Regularly Clean the Grill – If your grill isn’t in good conditioner, you’re not going to get the most out…

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4th of July Tips for Your Outdoor Kitchen

July 3, 2015

Happy 4th of July!  Will you be hosting an outdoor BBQ today? Before you celebrate with friends and fireworks – here are a few tips to keep in mind!  These outdoor party tips will help make sure that your celebration goes smoothly! 4th of July Party Tips: Store Drinks Outside – If you have a fridge…

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Design Tips for Your Outdoor Kitchen

June 15, 2015

Love to cook outside? An outdoor kitchen could be the perfect addition to your backyard this summer. Here are a few tips to help you design the perfect outdoor kitchen for your family’s needs. Outdoor Kitchen Design Tips: Choose the Right Flooring – Flooring is the foundation of your outdoor kitchen.  Depending on the type of…

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Updating Your Backyard Patio for Summer

June 11, 2015

Warm summer weather is perfect for spending time outdoors.  Whether you enjoy small, intimate spaces or you love entertaining guests, your backyard patio should be a functional living space that meets the unique needs of your family.  Does your backyard patio need an upgrade this summer?  Our design professionals can help you create a custom…

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How to Get Your Outdoor Kitchen Ready for BBQ Season

May 18, 2015

Outdoor BBQs are a great way to spend time relaxing with family and friends. These tips will help you prep your outdoor kitchen for your Memorial Day BBQ. Outdoor Kitchen Prep Tips: Keep Storage in Mind – Having the right storage areas in your outdoor kitchen will help make meal prep simple.  Leave room for trash and recycling…

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How to Prepare Your Yard for Memorial Day Weekend

May 14, 2015

Are you ready to celebrate Memorial Day with BBQs, family, and friends? With the weather warming up we’re excited to start spending time outdoors! These tips will help you prep your backyard for the holiday weekend. Memorial Day Yard Prep: Care for your Lawn – Weeding and fertilizing your lawn will help keep it healthy and green…

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What Should You Include In Your Outdoor Kitchen?

April 16, 2015

BBQ season is almost here!  Now that the weather is finally starting to feel like spring, it’s time to start thinking about your outdoor kitchen.  Here are a few must-haves for your outdoor kitchen this spring. What to Include: The Grill – The first thing you think of when building an outdoor kitchen is the grill!…

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