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10 Inspiring ECO Alternatives Instead Of Grass Lawns in Florida

Backyard Care
Grass lawns are a common feature in most homes in Florida, bringing a sense of natural beauty to the surroundings. However, maintaining a healthy lawn can be time-consuming, water-intensive, and expensive. Luckily, there are eco-friendly and sustainable alternatives. In this blog post, we’ll present 10 exciting and green alternatives for your backyard, providing you with more leisure time and saving you money. You can always incorporate some of these features into your yard while still having some lawn to enjoy, but more people are trying to find ways to save money and the earth by making changes to their carbon…
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6 Alternative Ways To Use The Attic Truss Series Garage for more than Just Storage

Custom Garage Builders
Looking for an affordable garage that offers ample space and functionality? Look no further than the Attic Truss Series Garage. This A-frame style garage has 1.5 stories, making it ideal for those who need some extra space for storage and plenty of room to customize some entertainment space in a portion of the garage or all of it.  This garage is very versatile and can offer several ways to get more use out of the build. The Attic Truss Series Garage is a good looking garage and it sort of resembles a small house if you will. The attic space…
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Cool Alternative Ways To Use A Pergola Or Pavilion

Pavilions, Pergolas
Are you tired of seeing the same old pergolas and pavilions in your neighbor’s backyard? It’s time to think outside the box and explore the cool alternative ways to use these structures. Pergolas and pavilions are not just for poolside lounging or outdoor kitchens but can also serve as a multi-functional addition to your home and garden. In this blog, we will take a closer look at some new and unique ways to utilize your pergolas or pavilions. Pavilions Extension from your Door Have you considered attaching a pavilion to your front or back door? Not only does it provide…
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The History of The Gazebo: And why it’s still Popular Today

Gazebos
In the world of landscaping, one of the most popular outdoor structures is undoubtedly the gazebo. These timeless garden features continue to charm homeowners across the globe, and they have been doing so for centuries. From ancient Egypt to modern-day suburbia, the gazebo has been a staple in outdoor architecture, and for good reason. In this blog post, we will explore the history of the gazebo and why it remains a popular addition to gardens and outdoor spaces today. The History of the Gazebo is Long and Fascinating Records show that the first gazebos were found in Egyptian gardens over…
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Thinking Of Adding A Pavilion To Your Restaurant Or Venue? Here Are 8 Reasons To Consider

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As a venue owner or restaurateur, you know that keeping your guests comfortable and well attended is key to ensuring repeat business. One fantastic way to achieve this is by adding an outdoor pavilion to your venue. Not only will it add additional seating, but it also offers a unique way to wow your guests with outdoor dining or an elegant event under the stars. In this blog post, we outline eight reasons why you should consider adding a pavilion to your restaurant or venue. Create Outdoor Dining That Adds Ambiance Adding a pavilion can give your guests access to…
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Vacation Vs Staycation: Adding A Structure To Your Backyard

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The pandemic of 2020 may have put a damper on parties and vacations, but it may have also been a moment of revelation for many homeowners. Since we couldn’t travel with our family, we started creating a staycation concept by turning our homes and backyards into vacation hubs. Introducing backyard structures such as pools, pavilions, and outdoor oases have become quite popular amongst homeowners. For instance, an average family of four spends over $5,000 for a single trip to Disney World, which can quickly add up to a significant amount, accounting for air flights, hotels, and daily spending. However, investing…
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What Is The Difference Between A Pavilion And A Pergola. Which One Is Right For You?

Pavilions, Pergolas
The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Between a Pavilion and a Pergola Adding a structure to your outdoor living space is a great way to make it more functional, aesthetically appealing, and comfortable. Pavilions and pergolas are two of the most popular types of outdoor structures that people often consider when they are looking to create a cozy and shaded space in their backyard or patio. In this article, we will explore the key differences between a pavilion and a pergola and help you figure out which one is right for you. Both pavilions and pergolas are outdoor structures that come…
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Choosing Plants for Your Florida Pergola

Pergolas
Spruce Up Your Pergola with These Beautiful Plants A pergola in your backyard is a perfect place to escape from the scorching sun as well as a delightful way to add elegance to your outdoor space. A pergola’s beauty is further enhanced by climbing plants and vines that twine its pillars and create a green canopy above. But with a vast number of plants available, it can be challenging to choose the perfect one for your pergola. Don’t worry, in this article, we’ll give you some incredible plant suggestions that will take your pergola game up a notch. Climbing Vines…
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Create An Outdoor Oasis With Hardscapes

Home Improvment Tips
Floridians know the joy that comes from spending time outdoors in their yards. Whether you’re looking to make your outdoor space more inviting and comfortable or just want to enhance its beauty, adding hardscaping features is a great way to go. Let’s take a look at why hardscapes are so popular, plus some ideas for incorporating them into your backyard design. What Is Hardscaping? Hardscaping refers to non-living elements like stone, concrete, and other materials used in landscaping. These elements can range from pavers and patios and structures to retaining walls and outdoor fireplaces and fountains. They are designed to…
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Outdoor Lighting Options For Your Home & Garden

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If you enjoy your outdoor space as much as I do and you can’t wait to spend time in your backyard each weekday evening and you spend your weekends tinkering in your garden and special hang out area, then read on for some fun ideas to light up your backyard. Lighting really does make a huge difference in the atmosphere of your space that can be enjoyed way past sundown. When it comes to sprucing up your home and garden, outdoor lighting can make a huge difference. Not only does it provide an extra layer of safety for your family,…
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