How to Remove Mildew From Patio Furniture

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Having outdoor furniture where you can relax and breathe in fresh air sounds super, doesn’t it? But every rose has its thorns. Unfortunately, patio furniture is highly susceptible to mildew growth because of moisture in the air. And apart from mildew’s unattractive appearance, it can cause many health issues and allergic reactions like coughing and […]

How to Care for Your Outdoor Rugs

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Outdoor rugs get the short end of the stick. With exposure to rain, moisture, or condensation, they’re prone to damage and deterioration. Mold and mildew eat away at their fibers, leaving you with irreparable damage, ugly stains, and an eyesore. So, is there a way to avoid this slippery slope? Yes, routine cleaning and suitable […]

How to Clean and Maintain a Bluestone Patio

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Bluestone is quite versatile and makes the landscape appear elegant. You can find it in walkways, patios, and steps. But the problem with using this material in a patio is debris and stains that seem difficult to remove. So, you need to know how to clean and maintain a bluestone patio. Steps to Clean a […]

Cheap Ways to Block Your Neighbor’s View

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There’s nothing like enjoying a summer party or a BBQ with your friends and family in your backyard, but it’s never comfortable to feel a neighbor’s eye following you everywhere. That’s why you should consider making your backyard private. But how can you do so without breaking the bank? In this article, we’ll tell you […]

Pea Gravel Patio Pros and Cons

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Using pea gravel is one of the most popular picks for homeowners when it comes to adorning their outdoor living spaces. It looks elegant, is affordable, and is easy to install. Today, we’ll dig deeper into pea gravel patio pros and cons to help you decide whether or not it fits your preference and lifestyle! […]

Can You Use a Patio Heater on a Covered Patio?

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Winter is the perfect time to snuggle to a blanket on your outdoor furniture and watch the rain from under your covered patio. However, you won’t be able to withstand the harsh cold without a patio heater. So here comes a famous question many people ask: can you use a patio heater under a covered […]

What to Do If You Find Bones In Your Backyard

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Imagine you pick up your shovel and start digging in your backyard to prepare for planting some flowers. Suddenly, your shovel stops digging, no matter how much you force it. So you look at the hole and rub your eyes in disbelief. “Are these REAL human bones?!” you ask yourself. I feel you. Nothing is […]

The Best Material for Durable Outdoor Furniture

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Having an outdoor seating area where you can spend fun times with your friends and family is superb. But how do you know what material to choose for your furniture? When shopping for outdoor furniture, you should look for durable and weather-resistant materials. The most durable outdoor furniture materials include: Hardwood Concrete Stainless steel Aluminum […]

How to Keep a Patio Heater From Tipping Over

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Constantly watching your patio heater in case it tilts and causes an accident can be stressful. In fact, I used to dread using my heater in the winter for that reason. Rings a bell? You’re in good company. Because I have a couple of solutions for you: Use the anti-tilt switch of the patio heater. […]

How To Clean Dog Urine From Your Concrete Patio

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If you’re like me, you have a big yard so your dog can run and play outside. This also means you must clean up after him if he decides to go potty on the concrete patio.  Here’s how I clean up dog urine from my concrete patio, so I don’t have to spend hours scrubbing […]