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Why Patio Covers Are Great All Year Long

Posted on July 18, 2016

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For many home features, they can only be used at certain times of the year. While it can be beneficial for a few months, it may not seem like the best investment to acquire something you will only use for a little while. However, that is not the case with patio covers in Colorado Springs. Whether it is late in the winter or early summer, you will be able to utilize these additions 12 months out of the year.Read More


The Advantages of Using Patio Covers

Posted on June 22, 2016

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If you spend a lot of time hanging out on the patio, it is a good idea to have one of the different patio covers in Colorado Springs installed outside of your home. These covers can come in handy for a number of reasons, especially if you are the kind of person who loves spending time outside with loved ones while having good conversations or even barbequing good food for everyone to enjoy.Read More


Installing Outdoor Lighting

Posted on May 30, 2016

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Whether you are trying to create a warm, inviting outdoor area to host parties or want to light up the yard to increase security, outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs can add to your home and give you an environment you feel safe and comfortable in. Using an experienced company to guide you through the process can pinpoint what your needs are and should make the process from conception to installation an enjoyable one.Read More


4 Benefits of Having a Stucco Wall for Your Patio

Posted on May 19, 2016

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You love spending time outdoors. In fact, you have an entire area of your yard dedicated to lounging outside and enjoying the weather, in the form of your patio. Whether it’s just a slab of concrete or something that’s been landscaped and improved over the years, this space is an irreplaceable part of your home. Why not treat it as such? Read More


3 Fun Facts About Outdoor Kitchens

Posted on April 28, 2016

Outdoor Kitchens in Colorado Springs

Almost 80 percent of households across the country have a grill or smoker outside. That statistic is even higher in places where the climate allows them to be used almost year round. That is just one reason why outdoor kitchens in Colorado Springs are becoming very desirable.Read More


Lighting Your Multifunctional Outdoor Living Space

Posted on April 14, 2016

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One of the biggest parts of a multifunctional outdoor living space (MODLS) is the lighting. As with any place, outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs is essential for times when the sun is not shining. Once the sun goes down behind the mountains, you’ll need a way to see in your MODLS just like in any other room of your house. Read More


3 Ways to Utilize Outdoor Lighting

Posted on March 28, 2016

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Spending time outside in the fresh air and sunshine is an excellent way to unwind. However, after a long day at work and taking care of responsibility, there’s typically little sunshine left to enjoy, driving homeowners like yourself indoors for the night, preventing you from enjoying your outdoor space. Thankfully, you have the option of installing outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs, which can light up your night and give you plenty of visibility to enjoy a late outdoor experience. There are, in fact, several things you can do with the assistance of outdoor lighting, such as:Read More


Creating Your Ideal Outdoor Space

Posted on March 16, 2016

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Your yard and property offer you many excellent opportunities to spend time outdoors, breathe fresh air, and enjoy the stunning, changing beauty of multiple seasons. From the flowers of spring to the vivid colors of fall, nature provides enough loveliness to keep you and your family enthralled and refreshed. If you want to create an ideal space where you can drink in the wonders of nature, you can begin by designing a garden, installing a patio made of stamped concrete in Colorado Springs, and much more.Read More


Beautiful Elements for Your Outdoor Living Space

Posted on February 28, 2016

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Are you hoping to design a gorgeous outdoor living space for your property? From trellises to stucco walls in Colorado Springs and beyond, there are many elements that may contribute to the perfect yard for your family. With the help of expert designers and contractors, you can likely combine a multitude of lovely features into a peaceful and harmonious whole. Here are some of the top elements you may want to install.Read More


Creating Your Outdoor Living Space

Posted on February 15, 2016

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As a homeowner, you’ve probably thought just as much about your exterior areas as you have about your home interiors. Your ideas shouldn’t be limited to upgrades such as siding, roofs and gutters. Any additions you include for the outside of your house contribute just as much to its value and curb appeal, as well as your enjoyment. Upgrades such as decks and outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs can go a long way towards creating a unified outdoor living space that you and your guests will enjoy. Selecting the right products, however, is crucial in helping craft your residential outdoor escape.Read More


What Makes Stucco So Popular?

Posted on January 31, 2016

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Stucco walls in Colorado Springs are a popular choice with many home and business owners. If you’ve been considering updating your exterior, you might have some questions about this choice. Here’s some basic information about the popular siding option. Read More


3 Reasons to Go With a Stamped Concrete Patio

Posted on January 17, 2016

As design techniques and building materials continue to evolve, people are making more and more out of their outdoor living spaces. If you plan on entertaining on your deck or patio, you need a comfortable area that looks nice while also being able to hold up to the weather. With that in mind, here are three reasons why so many people are turning to stamped concrete in Colorado Springs.Read More


Making the Most of Your Outdoor Living Space

Posted on December 29, 2016

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One of the best ways to enjoy the fantastic Colorado weather is to make sure your home has beautiful and functional outdoor living spaces. You could add a deck, improve the appearance of a patio, or create a truly customized outdoor paradise. No matter what project you want to try, from stamped concrete in Colorado Springs to a gourmet outdoor kitchen, working with the right contractor can help make your dreams a reality.Read More


Designing a Beautiful and Functional Outdoor Living Area

Posted on December 12, 2016

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Companies that offer any type of outdoor construction tend to offer stucco walls in Colorado Springs. Before you think too deeply about the wall, take the time to research the process that any particular contractor sticks to when they build your wall.Read More


4 Uses for Outdoor Lighting at Your Home

Posted on November 29, 2016

If you’re one of the thousands of homeowners that simply loves utilizing your home’s outdoor space regardless of the season, then investing in outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs may be for you. Installing proper lighting on the exterior of your home can help you enjoy your outdoor time to the fullest, and ensures you aren’t limited to mere daylight hours when it comes to having fun. Some of the most common uses of outdoor lighting in residential areas that might be right at home in your yard include:Read More


Find Stunning Stamped Concrete in Colorado Springs

Posted on November 16, 2016

Colorado is abundant with beautiful greenery and scenic views. You don’t have to take in the beautiful vistas by simply looking out your window. There is no better way to appreciate all that Colorado has to offer than relaxing on a custom deck space with your closest friends. When it comes to stamped concrete in Colorado Springs, the difference is in the details. Finding a remodeling company that is willing to go above and beyond to transform your home can result in a space that you will cherish for years to come. Read More


3 Ways to Upgrade Your Outdoor Living Area

Posted on October 26, 2016

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If you want to spend more time outdoors enjoying the beautiful Colorado weather, there's no better way than to add a multi-functional outdoor space to your home. Whether it's a raised deck or a ground-level patio, you can have enough space to entertain family and friends. There are several options you can add to take your outdoor area to the next level. Whether you're just looking for patio covers in Colorado Springs or want to create an entire outdoor oasis from scratch, here are some ways to upgrade the space.Read More


Decisions You Should Make Before Installing Outdoor Lighting

Posted on October 19, 2016

Are you thinking about the benefits of installing outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs? This type of lighting may provide a number of compelling advantages for the security, beauty and usability of your outdoor space. Before you purchase lighting and have it installed in your yard or grounds, there are a few decisions you will need to make.Read More


Ideas for a New Outdoor Space

Posted on September 30, 2016

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After a long day of working, attending school or running errands, it’s nice to come home and relax. Unfortunately, all too often that involves coming home and flopping down in front of the television rather than heading outdoors and enjoying what nature has to offer. For many people, this is due to a lack of an enjoyable outdoors space and around Big Timber. Fortunately there are more than a few ways to remedy this issue if you’re a homeowner. There are several unique ways to set up an outdoor space that caters to your individual needs and gives you an ideal place to enjoy the sun in comfort, with Big Timber pergolas, gazebos, and even hot tubs. A few ideas to consider for your next outdoor space include:Read More


3 Things to Add to Your Outdoor Environment

Posted on September 16, 2016

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Are you hoping to create a gorgeous outdoor environment in the area around your home? Your property provides ample opportunity for entertaining, hosting events, and relaxing and enjoying time with family. By adding a few elements, such as stucco walls in Colorado Springs, you may be able to turn your outdoor space into a truly beautiful and inviting environment.Read More


3 Reasons You Need a Gazebo in Your Yard

Posted on August 30, 2016

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Have you been thinking up ways to make your home’s outdoor space more inviting? Stone pathways and decks are fun, but they are also a bit overdone. Why not consider something unique? There are plenty of things you can do with gazebos in Colorado Springs.Read More


Pergolas Built for You

Posted on August 15, 2016

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There's nothing out there better for relaxing in some shade than big timber pergolas. If you're not familiar with pergolas, they're a kind of trellis. On the other hand, maybe they're more like an awning, or perhaps they're more like an airy outbuilding. One thing is for sure: A pergola is one of the most versatile outdoor structures you could possibly hope for.Read More


4 Ways an Outdoor Living Space can Improve Your Life

Posted on july 30, 2016

Outdoor Living in Colorado Springs

It can be so enjoyable to spend time outside, especially in an environment where you can relax and participate in activities that make you happy. Outdoor living in Colorado Springs can be especially scenic and charming. There are many reasons to consider adding an outdoor living space to your home.Read More


Gazebos in Colorado Springs Offer Expanded Living Spaces

Posted on july 18, 2016

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Like the state of Colorado as a whole, Colorado Springs is known for its abundant natural beauty that gives residents and visitors alike plenty of reasons to go outside and enjoy the fresh air. Gazebos in Colorado Springs are attractive ways to increase available living space for residents, and help them see how fun time spent outside can be.Read More


Stucco for Every Style

Posted on june 27, 2016

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Stucco is a versatile building material that can add warm, rustic appeal to your space. It may also prove very durable when properly built. If you are planning to install stucco walls in Colorado Springs, there are several styles you can choose from.Read More


3 Reasons Your Yard Needs Outdoor Lightinging

Posted on june 20, 2016

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Your yard is an integral part of your home and family life. It offers space for gardening, grilling, entertaining, playing a game with the kids, or just relaxing on the lawn or in a hammock with a good book. Did you know that adding lights to your property may provide a number of compelling benefits? Here are three top reasons to consider installing outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs.Read More


3 Unique Ways to Use Stone Walls on Your Property

Posted on May 29, 2016

Stone walls add an elegant and natural look to any property, but if you have never used stone features before, you might have trouble deciding exactly how to do so. Use the following ideas to come up with your own plans for stone walls in Colorado Springs.Read More


Renovating the Deck? Try Stone Columns in Colorado Springs

Posted on May 19, 2016

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If you are hoping to give your deck a new look, you may want to consider stone columns in Colorado Springs. While you have a variety of options to choose from, there are some things that make stone stand out. Read More


The Perfect Touch To Your Outdoor Space

Posted on April 29, 2016

Creating an outdoor space that’s inviting and also feels like home can be a rewarding project. Many people avoid the process with the idea that it could be a grueling one. It is the unfortunate truth that some companies take advantage of their clients and end up charging too much while failing to deliver what was promised. If you are looking to add a special touch to your patio, you can rest assured that some companies are truly in the business of providing you with the best service. Adding stone walls in Colorado Springs does not have to be a hassle. Read More


The Benefits of Stamped Concrete

Posted on April 18, 2016

If you are a homeowner, you know how important a beautiful and functional outdoor living space is for you and your family. Decks and patios provide a great space for entertaining guests and spending time with your loved ones. Stamped concrete in Colorado Springs is one great way to put your own personal spin on your property. No matter what you will be using the space for, or what your style is, you can benefit from stamped concrete. Read More


The Allure of Stone Walls in Landscaping

Posted on March 30, 2016

In 1882, when the United States of America was still a relatively young country, a writer suggested that farmers should build rock walls using the stones in their fields. The idea was that the stone walls would deter wild animals and stock from wandering into the fields and improve the soil by removing the rocks. In 1990, due to the theft of stones from beautiful walls across the state (and the entire country), New Hampshire enacted a law with severe penalties against people who stole the stones. A rising generation of novice landscapers has embraced the idea of stone walls in Colorado Springs.Read More


Why You Should Use Stamped Concrete for Your Deck

Posted on March 18, 2016

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Stamped concrete is a material which, despite its relative popularity, many people have little knowledge of. More and more it has become the go-to addition to decks and patios everywhere, and for good reason. Those looking for the right material for their patio, deck or poolside area should take a look at stamped concrete in Colorado Springs and take note of the benefits which it offers.Read More


How to Create a Custom Deck

Posted on February 24, 2016

Your gatherings are one-of-a-kind and have a special flavor. Whether you enjoy a summer barbecue while listening to a game or have guests over for a light dinner under the stars, your deck can add a personalized ambiance when you entertain outdoors. You need a unique, custom-made deck to complement the spirit of your outdoor leisure, since a deck like everyone else’s won’t do. Look for a company experienced in producing custom made decks in Colorado Springs for the look you want in your family’s outdoor oasis. Read More


Adding Elegance to Your Deck With Stucco Columns

Posted on February 18, 2016

Stucco Columns in Colorado Springs

Perhaps entryways and gates are the most common places to erect stucco columns, but any deck or outdoor living space can be enhanced by these classic beams. While they may be more readily associated with coastal and Spanish style architectures, stucco columns in Colorado Springs are a brilliant way to frame the stunning mountain views. If you are considering expanding your living space to embrace the outdoors, these pilings will contribute an elegant feel to the extension of your house opening out to a fire pit or stone oven. Read More


Three Patio Covers Designed to Make Your Backyard a Retreat

Posted on January 29, 2016

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The backyard can be an oasis for the whole family. Patio covers extend the al fresco dining season, offer climate control and add beauty to your backyard landscape.While there are a variety of ways to cover some of your outdoor space, pergolas, shade sails and decks are three popular choices for homeowners in Colorado Springs. Read More


Heat up Your Outdoor Living Space With a Fireplace

Posted on January 18, 2016

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Outdoor fireplaces in Colorado Springs add ambience to your backyard. When upgrading the exterior living space, there are many options. To help you decide, an overview of the common fireplace types are listed below. Read More


Outdoor Entertaining on a Custom Deck

Posted on December 28, 2015

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If your outside area isn't quite ready for entertaining, consider remodeling or rebuilding your decks in Colorado Springs. In the summertime, this can dramatically improve your living space and give you a place to gather during those long, balmy summer nights. In the fall, you can extend your outside time by getting a patio heater. This gives you more time to enjoy the outdoors, and might even keep the messy pumpkin carving out of your clean kitchen. In the winter, drape your railings with lights and festive wreaths and enjoy the snow from your cozy living room. Read More


Make Your Deck an Outdoor Living Space

Posted on December 15, 2015

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When you pour money into a deck, you want it to become a space that you can really live in. Decks in Colorado Springs can actually become an outdoor living space if you work with the right craftsman. In order to make your deck a true living space, you have to add features of comfort, include something that defines the space and design the deck so it is an extension of your home.Read More


A Gazebo Opens Up New Possibilities for Entertaining

Posted on November 15, 2015

Whether you own a home or a business, a gazebo or other outdoor environment can create lots of new opportunities to entertain your guests. Outdoor enclosures allow you to schedule events or activities to take place outside without sacrificing any of the conveniences of indoor events. Gazebos provide a sturdy, level surface to set up furniture or equipment, protection from rain or other undesirable weather and can even provide electrical outlets and optimal lighting even at night. To start planning construction of an outdoor enclosure and taking advantage of all of these options, the first step is contacting a company that builds gazebos in Colorado Springs.Read More


Light Up Your Outdoor Life Beautifully

Posted on October 13, 2015

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Feeling lighthearted? Perhaps it’s time to think about nighttime illumination for your property. Considering the many options, from security to purely aesthetic lighting treatments, you’ll want to get together with a professional who has experience with outdoor lighting in Colorado Springs. Here are fouroptions to help start that conversation: Read More


Amazing Backyard Makeovers

Posted on September 30, 2015

Are you ready to transform your lawn into a backyard sanctuary complete with luscious flowers, trickling streams and contemporary designs? What about adding a modernized deck area for all your cozy outdoor furniture? If so, let the professionals at Azek Decking in Colorado Springs help you create a modern, personalized and stunning backyard that will be the envy of all your neighbors. To get your creative design ideas flowing, here are three amazing ways to makeover your backyard. Read More


Show Off Your New Deck Installation in Pittsburgh With a Backyard Bash

Posted on August 31, 2015

Deck Installation

Your perfect party starts with the right centerpiece: a stunning deck. Finding a company that can design to accommodate your personality and needs is essential for creating the yard of your dreams. Your home should be a reflection of your personality and taste, and elements outside your home are no exception. If you’re looking for new deck installation in Pittsburgh, trust a company who works with top manufacturers to design and build your backyard paradise. Read More


A Space for the Whole Family

Posted on August 25, 2015

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Decks are a great addition to any home. They provide a communal space where the family can enjoy the outdoors while they also enjoy each other, and give shelter from the elements while still allowing you to take in the fresh air and the outdoor view. Of course, for full enjoyment, it needs to be a quality structure that is strong enough to last for years. For something to be long lasting, it needs a solid foundation first. Finding reliable deck installation in Colorado Springs can be easy with just a bit of searching. Read More