Get outdoors earlier: how to warm up the patio

It's still chilly outside but your patio is calling. Here's how to choose which patio heater or outdoor fireplace is right for you.

Backyard patio makeover you can do in one weekend

It's almost patio season, and you're probably planning your backyard patio makeover. Here's a few tips if you'd like to change up your outdoor space.

Design the perfect patio on a budget

Patio season is taking off and today I'm talking about how you can use patio furniture to create a patio that doesn't break your budget.

Fireplaces vs outdoor heaters: Which should you get?

Having someplace warm to gather around in the backyard is essential. This guide looks at the difference between fireplaces vs outdoor heaters and more.

How to convert a small outdoor space for socializing and relaxing

Even if you only have a small backyard, front porch, or even balcony, there are still ways to decorate to convert it into an outdoor oasis at home

5 pieces of outdoor decor you’ll need to create the ultimate...

How do you liven up your outdoor living space so that it's not just a plain jane deck? You can create the ultimate patio with patio furniture and décor.

Small patio ideas for a peaceful outdoor space

Having a small patio doesn't mean you can't create a peaceful outdoor space. Here are a few ideas you can use to set up your small patio this spring.

5 Patio Decorating and Design Tips and Tricks

Patio decorating is one of my favourite things. It means that winter is over and we can start focusing on summer and enjoying outdoor living. Here are a few tips to kick off your patio decorating.

Make Your Outdoor Space More Functional

   In many parts of Canada, patio season is coming fairly soon. In others (namely BC), it’s already a! If you enjoy sitting out on your deck relaxing, barbecuing, shooting the breeze with friends, listening to music, or whatever, click on through for a few ideas on how to make your outdoor space more functional. With some of the ideas you’ll find here drawing you outside, you may never want to enter your home again!

How to Create an Epic Patio

For us Canadians living in the East, the idea of summer seems doubtful. I say this only because it snowed in mid-April (ahem). However, I have faith that summer will arrive eventually and for that reason, let’s get the patio pimping to perfection. If you start planning now, once the heat shows up, you’ll be lounging outside with your favourite cocktail while your friends are scrambling for patio furniture.