Outdoor Design
Ask a Pro: Carson Arthur’s Outdoor Sweeps Edition Part 2

Ask a Pro: Carson Arthur’s Outdoor Sweeps Edition Part 2

Check out Part 2 of Carson Arthur’s best outdoor maintenance tips from our recent Facebook Q&A, here on Ask a Pro!   Q. Hey Carson. I have a rooftop patio. I want to buy artificial grass. What kind/brand do you suggest? Where should I buy it? How do I maintain it?

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Before & After Deck Makeovers

Before & After Deck Makeovers

Is your deck looking drab or dated? Browse this before & after deck makeover slideshow for inspiring ideas to help give your home an exterior upgrade. A comfortable, functional deck can be the best “room” in the house. Get inspired by these before-and-after photos of deck makeovers from homeowners who renovated

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Colorful Outdoor Entertaining Ideas for Your Next Gathering

Colorful Outdoor Entertaining Ideas for Your Next Gathering

These decorations are a cinch to put up, but will add a nice pop of color to your next backyard party—and you can often save some money by making them yourself. You might even consider using some of these ideas the next time you have an open house. After all,

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4 Tips for Creating a Luscious Lawn

4 Tips for Creating a Luscious Lawn

You know a good lawn when you see one—the kind of luscious lawn that makes you want to roll around or have a picnic. Well, the good news is that the grass isn’t always greener on the other side. With some basic lawn care and grass-growing tips, you can have

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Landscaping Secrets From the Pros

Landscaping Secrets From the Pros

Proper landscaping has the ability to enhance put your property in the neighborhood’s limelight. Despite what many believe, you don’t have to break the bank, have a green thumb, or even have an interest in gardening to make a big impression with your landscape. All you need is a little

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Patio Privacy Inspiration to Help Create a Perfect Outdoor Getaway

Patio Privacy Inspiration to Help Create a Perfect Outdoor Getaway

Create backyard privacy by turning your patio into a comfortable, secluded outdoor living room. Proper planning and a few creative touches can grant you a perfectly secluded retreat in your backyard—even if you live in a busy neighborhood. You’ll appreciate having a cozy getaway outside—and new homeowners will appreciate your

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Ask a Pro Q&A: Starting an English Cottage Garden

Ask a Pro Q&A: Starting an English Cottage Garden

Garden season is here and we can’t wait to fill our backyards with flowers, sculptures, and so much more! Hope A. in South Carolina is a garden-lover and wants to style her yard after an English cottage garden. We loved the idea so we sent her question to Dream Team

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10 Tips to Improve Your Landscaping in the Spring

10 Tips to Improve Your Landscaping in the Spring

The curb appeal of your home is incredibly important when trying to sell. A beautiful landscape instantly welcomes potential buyers and emits a comforting appeal that people desire when looking to purchase a home. With spring finally here, you can now get to work in your yard. Here are 10

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5 Decorating Tips for Your Backyard

5 Decorating Tips for Your Backyard

Your backyard is a very important part of your home and deserves to have the same elegance as the interior. It can be the ultimate place to entertain, dine, and lounge under the sun or stars. With these five decorating tips for your backyard, the outdoors is about to be

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Welcoming Front-Yard Flower Garden Ideas

Welcoming Front-Yard Flower Garden Ideas

Add curb appeal, brighten your home’s entryway and make your house more inviting to guests and prospective buyers with a beautiful front-yard flower garden. Glean inspiration from this collection of inviting front-yard flower garden ideas.   Create Curving Pathways A lush, colorful flower garden is the perfect way to dress

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