Guide to Patio Chimineas

Chimineas offer a sophisticated way to create a warming fire in the back yard. Read on to learn about the different types available and how to best care for them. Metal (Cast Iron / Steel) Chimineas Metal chimineas require only minor assembly and are extremely durable. They are not susceptible to cracking and chipping like […]

Attaching Shade Cloth to Pergolas and Arbors

  Pergolas and arbors are designed with open tops that let light pass through. If this extra light becomes a problem, such as when the hot sun overheats your patio, a pergola or awning can be covered in shade cloth. Shade is made by companies like Coolaroo and is designed to block the sun while […]

Care for Patio Furniture Cushions

If a patio cushion is in good repair, it can be cleaned using a simple cleaning mixture. When a cushion gets so worn that it can no longer be used, it helps to take measurements of the patio furniture to ensure that the new cushions will fit properly. Learn more below. Measuring for New Patio […]

How To Clean Your Cast Aluminum Patio Furniture

Aluminum patio furniture has incredible properties in terms of rust and stain resistance. Patio owners looking for a low maintenance set of furniture choose sets made of aluminum so that they may have peace of mind as well as reliability. Like all furniture, however, cast aluminum patio sets do require some degree of cleaning. Read […]

Coolaroo Shades

  Cooling a patio does not get any easier than using Coolaroo shades. Widely considered to be the “Cadillac” of outdoor shading, Coolaroo produces only the best in shading. Their fabrics are unlike any other on the market and are crafted into various shade styles. You can even buy their fabric in long rolls to […]