How to Design an Outdoor Living Space to Match Your Style

an outdoor kitchen in a backyard

Function. Capacity. Aesthetic. There are a lot of things to consider when designing your ideal outdoor living space. For one, the amount of space you have in your backyard could dictate your direction. If you have a cozier space, you might try to design a versatile environment that can become anything you need. If you […]

Mid-Century Modern Design in Your Backyard

A gorgeous pool with a modern design.

Mid-Century Modern design has withstood the test of time. Its origins date back to the Bauhaus art school founded in Weimar, Germany in 1919. Its popularity peaked during the postwar era of the 1950s. And now, nearly a century later, Mid-Century Modern design has found a sincere following yet again. In this article, you’ll discover […]

Different Pool Shapes

Beautiful well-lit custom backyard pool at sunset

Pools are a gorgeous addition to any backyard. Some homeowners have always dreamed of owning their very own pools but may be reluctant to invest in a pool due to the nature of their backyard’s shape or size. They may think it is too small or difficult to work around, or that current trees and […]

History of Tiki Huts

A beautiful backyard design featuring a pool and a tiki hut.

Tiki huts are extremely popular in backyard pool designs. They bring out a feeling of peace, relaxation, and joy, turning your backyard into a mini tropical paradise. While many people may believe that tiki huts and tiki decor originated from remote island culture, they actually originated right here in the United States. Here is a […]

DIY Fire Pit

Friends around a first roasting marshmallows with the words, DIY fire pit.

Fire pits create the perfect atmosphere for a night of relaxation, contemplation, or enjoying time with family and friends. They help fend off the chill and create beautiful light. Fire pits can be added to any backyard setting if you have the right materials and knowledge to bring it to life. Follow these steps to […]