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7 Outdoor Upgrades That Make Your Home More Valuable

January 31st, 2020
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Exterior upgrades not only boost the appearance of your property, they offer recreational benefits and higher value. Not every renovation produces a healthy ROI, but many do – from building an outdoor fire pit to investing in an outdoor kitchen. Here are seven outdoor upgrades that make your home more valuable to potential buyers. 1.  […]

6 Reasons Why You Should Have an Outdoor Kitchen

December 27th, 2019
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Sounds extravagant, but if you’re an avid pool-side entertainer in the warm weather, an outdoor kitchen is a must. Whether you’re building a new home, or just want to make better use of the space you have, here are six reasons why you should add an outdoor kitchen to your backyard this year. 1.    Entertainment […]

What Are the Best Types of Mulches to Use?

November 25th, 2019
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Mulch is a mainstay of any garden. Incorporating mulching into your garden preparations is a smart move, improving the chances of an abundance of fruits and vegetables come harvest time. Whether you live in the city or country, and whether you have a large garden, raised beds, or just some pots, mulches are a vital […]

5 Unique Fence Ideas For Your Home

October 24th, 2019
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Fences add many benefits to your yard and home, from increased curb appeal and safety to increased security and property value. Whether you’re adding a fence to keep your kids and pets in, or your sole goal is to keep others out, a fence adds value to a property in many different ways. So why […]

4 Ways to Keep Your Dallas Commercial Property Well Maintained

September 27th, 2019
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If you own a commercial property in Dallas, whether an office building or a retail shop, it’s important to keep it safe and aesthetically pleasing. You don’t want your employees or customers to get hurt while visiting you, and you also want to make a great impression on everyone who walks through your doors. That […]

8 End-of-Summer Cleanup Tips for Outdoor Spaces

August 27th, 2019
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Now that summer is winding down, it’s time to start thinking about cleaning up the yard in preparation for cooler weather. Here are eight cleanup tips to help preserve your outdoor spaces throughout winter so they’re ready to go when the hot weather returns. 1.    Clean Decking September is the perfect time to clean your […]

How to Landscape Your Investment Property

July 26th, 2019

…and how to make that investment last If you have a home or a vacation property that you want to make investments in, there’s no better way to boost its value and curb appeal than through the landscaping. Your main goal will be to increase property value, and you can achieve that in many different […]

7 Home Landscaping Rules You Should Never Break

June 26th, 2019

The exterior appearance of your home is crucial to the overall curb appeal of your property. That’s why it’s so important to plan the right landscaping, whether for aesthetics, function or a blend of both. This way, you can achieve the right look and level of maintenance that works for you. Some say rules are […]

How to Create the Perfect Backyard Garden

May 23rd, 2019

Gardens are great ways to enhance the beauty and serenity of your yard. Whether you want to create a flower garden, fruit and vegetable garden, or a combination of both, there are many ways you can create the perfect backyard garden as part of your unique outdoor living space. 1.    Size Things Up Choose plants […]

How to Enhance Your Dallas Backyard with a Custom Pool

April 30th, 2019

Adding a pool to your backyard is a great way to celebrate the nice weather. But adding a custom pool to your backyard is even better. Who wants a cookie cutter pool design that doesn’t stand out? Instead, customize everything from the shape to the features when you partner with Outdoor Home Living. In order […]