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With a major emphasis on interiors in home decorating, sometimes the outside of our houses get neglected. This Outdoor section will surely inspire you to bring excitement and life into your exterior. Family-friendly backyard ideas, landscape tips, and unique home exteriors and designs are just some of the many topics on which you’ll find fantastic photographs and interesting articles.

Gardening Pt II: Planting the Basics Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on February 20, 2015

Gardening Pt II: Planting the Basics

If you’re new to the whole gardening game, it’s easy to put off your planning until May or even June. By then however, it’s too late to plant a lot of delicious vegetables so you’ll end up buying your tomatoes elsewhere. While there is much to love about the local farmer’s markets and all the...

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10 Beautiful & Inspiring Outdoor Firepits Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on February 19, 2015

10 Beautiful & Inspiring Outdoor Firepits

Transform your backyard into a space of solace, retreat, luxury and relaxation. From gorgeous, inground pools to waterfalls there are a variety of fabulous ways to style the backyard to create something quite special and magical. One of our favorite additions to your outside fun are firepits.Roast marshmallows, chat with friends during those crisp, fall...

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Gardening Tips Pt I: DIY Raised Beds Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on February 13, 2015

Gardening Tips Pt I: DIY Raised Beds

Let’s talk about gardening. Do you keep a garden? It’s such a great way to be economical with your time and money, plus it encourages eating a healthier diet purely because of what food is available out your back door. Picture a nice neat garden in your backyard that requires little effort and produces lovely...

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16 Luminaries and Lanterns to Light Up Your Autumn Party Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on October 2, 2014

16 Luminaries and Lanterns to Light Up Your Autumn Party

Autumn weather is just too delicious to be inside all the time. The new coolness in the air make outdoor picnics enjoyable and bonfire parties desirable. But the hours of sunlight are becoming less and less and now you have to go looking for ways to bring light to your yard.  Solar yard lights? Cliche....

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Curb Appeal: 20 Modest yet Gorgeous Front Yards Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Stefan, on September 4, 2014

Curb Appeal: 20 Modest yet Gorgeous Front Yards

If you live in a modest home, chances are your front yard is a modest size as well. (Although we fully recognize that everyone’s idea of “modest” when it comes to house and yard size is relative.) Just because you may have less front yard space than the rolling acreage upon which your dream house...

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20 Aesthetic and Family-Friendly Backyard Ideas Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Stefan, on August 26, 2014

20 Aesthetic and Family-Friendly Backyard Ideas

No matter how big or small your backyard is right now, it probably has the potential to be one of your family’s favorite hangout spots. You don’t have to sacrifice style or aesthetics for a family-friendly backyard, either.Here are 20 fabulous ideas to create your dream backyard for plenty of family fun. Get inspired, then...

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Spectacular Garden Takes Advantage Of The Sloping Californian Topography Full story

Posted in Outdoor | by Simona Ganea, on August 25, 2014

Spectacular Garden Takes Advantage Of The Sloping Californian Topography

Hilgard Garden is a landscaping project by San Francisco-based Barrensfeld Architecture. It’s part of a private residence in Berkeley, California. The garden was designed to take advantage of the sloping topography of the site and to also eliminate the need for a traditional staircase in the backyard which would otherwise reduce the square footage.

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