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Retaining Walls Are the Perfect Way to Blend Style & Function

Retaining Walls Are the Perfect Way to Blend Style & Function
Have you ever looked out at your outdoor area in Florida and wondered what you can do with that big slope or incline? Slopes present many challenges for those looking to enhance their outdoor spaces because they limit what you can do with your property. Not only do sloped properties limit how you can use your outdoor space, but they are also prone to soil erosion because water can rush down the slope, taking soil with it. Luckily, there is a way to turn reduce or eliminate the slope on...
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5 Benefits of Cleaning & Sealing Your Pavers

5 Benefits of Cleaning & Sealing Your Pavers
Installing a hardscape like a patio or a pool deck is a great way to add value to your outdoor living space, but over time, the pavers on these hardscapes will wear down from foot traffic and exposure to the natural elements that we experience here in Florida. To keep your hardscapes looking as new as the day you had them installed, you’ll want to regularly clean and seal your pavers. This service will prevent weeds from growing between the cracks of your hardscapes, enhance the...
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How Often Should You Clean & Seal Your Pavers?

How Often Should You Clean & Seal Your Pavers?
A custom hardscape built with your choice of pavers makes a perfect addition to your outdoor living space. However, it is important to clean and seal your pavers once a year in order to keep them looking brand-new. Cleaning your pavers will clear off any weeds, dirt, and grime that has built up since it has been installed. Sealing your pavers annually will keep your hardscape protected from the harsh weather conditions here in Florida. Sealant will also help to protect your pavers from...
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Here's Why You Should Use Pavers for Your Next Hardscaping Project

Here's Why You Should Use Pavers for Your Next Hardscaping Project
In Florida, it can seem difficult to pick a material for your next hardscaping project that will withstand our tumultuous weather. However, the simple answer is that pavers are the perfect material option! Pavers are low maintenance, as they only need to be cleaned and sealed once a year to keep them looking brand new. Repairs are easy because you can repair a single paver without disturbing the pieces around it. And, of course, who could forget to mention the versatility of pavers? They...
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A Landscape Design Rendering Will Take Your Project to the Next Level

A Landscape Design Rendering Will Take Your Project to the Next Level
If you're in Boynton Beach, FL, you probably find yourself spending a lot of time outside. So, it makes sense that you would want to make the most out of your outdoor living space by investing in hardscapes such as a patio, fire pit, or an outdoor kitchen. However, starting a new landscaping project can sometimes be overwhelming from the very beginning. After all, the designing stage is the foundation of the whole project where you need to have a clear idea about what you're...
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GRILLS

GRILLS
One of the best things about living in South Florida is the fact that grilling season never ends. That’s why when it comes to optimizing your home outside the home, you just can’t go wrong by treating your taste buds to your favorite easy, quick, healthy, low-mess, and great-tasting recipes straight from a top-notch grill as you enjoy the beautiful weather. Easy-to-clean, convenient gas (which offers superb temperature control), easy-to-use, smoky flavor-delivering charcoal, and...
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PERGOLAS

PERGOLAS
If you’re looking for a way to make your deck or patio look even more stylish (via adding coverage to your seating areas, dining tables, grills, and hot tubs), adding an attractive, elegant, and highly functional pergola (formerly known as a “patio roof”) is a terrific way to go. An architectural structure that consists of a frame with columns to support beams, rafters, and stringers, the pergola differs from the gazebo, which is usually freestanding with a pitched roof, in ...
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CARTS AND WAGONS

CARTS AND WAGONS
Today’s backyard carts and wagons come with all kind of bells and whistles that set them apart from your garden variety (no pun intended) carts and wagons of yesteryear. In other words, when it comes to your home outside the home, carts and wagons are a great way to efficiently haul heavy tools, soil, supplies and more around. If you’re ready to give your back a break, consider loading up with one of these terrific carts… THE GCR-4 FROM GORILLA CARTS Unlike...
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GAZEBOS

GAZEBOS
Though the attractive, iconic, ornamental pavilion structure known as the gazebo (also commonly known as a “rotunda”) is most commonly associated with public parks and outdoor event venues due to its architectural vibrancy, there is no reason not to have your very own in your home outside the home. It is truly a terrific addition to any outdoor space, especially gardens, ponds, patios, and backyards. If you’re looking for a cool, new way to turn your backyard into an outdoor...
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COOLERS

COOLERS
A cooler is a must-have in any backyard. For lounging, for a cookout, for a get together, for a home outside the home “tailgate”, you’ve got to have at least one cold stash (that isn’t your fridge) that you can reliably count on. After all, who isn’t trying to keep their food and beverage situation cool? Especially in South Florida, where keeping it nice and cool is essential year-round. The concept of an insulated box to chill your drinks and food is simple...
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