Outdoor Garden Lights

When it comes to lighting a garden, nothing works better than outdoor garden lights. These light kits are specifically designed to be used in the garden. Picking just any outdoor light fixture may not always be the best choice, as regular fixtures tend to not blend in well with gardens. Garden lights, on the other […]

Composting and Mulch Creation Basic Mixing Techniques

If you have a look at a well tended garden around a home patio, you can assume a lot of mulch has made the garden that healthy. Any experienced gardener will tell you that compost and mulch are the keys to good gardens. This isn’t “gardening mythology”. It’s quite right. The reason is that composting […]

How Does an Offset Patio Umbrella Work?

Offset patio umbrellas have a unique style and functionality which allows them to suspend above an area to provide shade. Also known as cantilever umbrellas, these functional outdoor shades can cover anything from furniture to pools to keep users cool. Under the protective canopy, temperatures can be reduced by 20-30 degrees. Most skin-damaging UV light […]

Outdoor Shading with Cantilever Umbrellas

  When it comes to outdoor shading, cantilever umbrellas are some of the best products around. These umbrellas are designed to shade a specific area of the yard such as a dining set or pool side. Depending on the quality and canopy material, they can reduce outdoor temperatures by up to 30 degrees. They are […]

Shading with Outdoor Umbrella Lights

With the addition of outdoor umbrella lights, a backyard can become brightly illuminated at night. There are several specialized types of lights available which are designed to attach to outdoor umbrellas. Umbrellas are a great place to mount lights because of their location. Umbrellas are usually placed over highly trafficked areas such as an outdoor […]