Deck, Porch, Patio Design + Decor
Enjoying nature is the point of cabin life. That's why having a well-designed deck, porch and patio is often the best part of owning a cabin. Here, we offer tips to building a quality outdoor environment.
Read This Before You Buy a Firepit
Make sure you know exactly what you are getting with this basic guide to firepits at the cabin.
The 4 Essentials for Porch Parties
Whether you’re having friends over for a drink or serving dinner to a crowd, make sure you keep your loved ones warm and cozy a...
Utilize Your Patio Space For Year-Round Comfort
No matter what size your outdoor space is, you can turn it into a relaxing area to entertain year round. Follow these tips and ...
Mood Lighting for the Backyard
Need a bit more light in your backyard? Liven up your outdoor space with these stylish lighting tips.
The Best Garden Seating Options for the Cabin
Create a peaceful oasis at your cabin with these trendy garden seating ideas that will make your yard stand out.
How to Expand a Small Patio Table
Need more seating but don't want to buy a new table? It's possible to do both.
DIY Deck Planters
These inexpensive planters are easy to customize and will give your deck a personalized touch.
How to Use Plants for Outdoor Privacy
These easy planting tips give your deck the privacy it needs for a cheerful outdoor space that really does invite you outside.
Decorate Your Outdoor Dining Area
Does your deck need a makeover? Turn your outdoor dining space into the perfect summer retreat with these simple tips.
Check Out This Amazing Deck Makeover
A bare and boring deck didn’t entice anyone to head outside to relax — but a dramatic makeover turned it into the perfect outdoor retreat.
Decorate Your Outdoor Seating Area with Style
It doesn't take a lot to enjoy spending time in the garden, but following these decorating tips can make your outdoor seating a...
3 Tips to Make Big Containers Easier
Containers should be fun, not work. Here are three handy tips that’ll make it easier to enjoy your containers without breaking ...
Garden Design: How to Use Plant Containers
Whether you like drama, whimsy or restrained elegance, there’s a container look that’s just right for your garden. But it’s not all about looks — containers are garden workhorses. Discover how they can make your garden design come to life.
Pros (And Cons!) of Deck + Patio Flooring
Of the many choices involved in building a deck or patio, which material to use is one of the most important. This guide will e...
Outdoor Furniture Materials: 5 Pros + Cons
When buying furniture for your home, maintenance and durability are important factors in making a decision. Here are some quick pros and cons of furniture materials to help you with the process.
7 Ways to Design an Outdoor Room
Create an outdoor room that invites you to stay. Here are seven design tips the pros know — and now you do, too!
Design Tips: How to Decorate a Patio
A patio alone doesn’t create a space for outdoor entertaining. To do that, it’s time to add the accessories that turn this once-plain patio into an eye-popping outdoor room.