Patio

Building Outdoor Steps

There are a variety of materials you can use when building outdoor steps, not to mention a variety of ways in which you might choose to construct them. In this article we’ll take you through the basics of building outdoor steps suitable for an area of decking, brick outdoor steps adjoining a brick wall and simple log steps for the garden.

Decking Steps

Patio Fencing Ideas

Pation Fencing Ideas for Brick WallThe following are some patio fencing ideas that will not only mark the boundaries of the patio but can protect the patio users from the effects of winds and provide a degree of privacy, or even screen a disagreeable view from the patio users.

Roll Up Patio Screens

Patios are a great place to relax in the summer. Unfortunately the outdoors also can be hot and bug ridden. The old style patio screens can be quite difficult to use. They usually are built into a sliding frame. These frames often stick and can be a real nuisance.

Many people want privacy in addition to bug and sun protection. Today there are many newer options for screening in your patio. They are more efficient and easier to use. Roll up patio screens are a great alternative to the traditional, bulky screens of yesterday.

Roll Up Screens

Stamped Concrete Patios

Stamped concrete patios are simply concrete patios that have been stamped with impressed designs or textures while still in the viscous state before drying out. Stamped concrete is often stamped with moulds to give the appearance of bricks or stones. Alternatively the term could refer to simply leaving the concrete surface with a textured finish.

Installing Outdoor Tile Designs

Adding outdoor tile designs to your home is a wonderful way to enhance the look of it. You can choose from various sizes, styles, and even designs in order to customize the look you are after. These outdoor tile designs can be placed on the sidewalk leading up to your home or along a path to your backyard. You will find the process for installing them is quite simple.

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