Outside

Terraces and porches give a bit of life to your home. Plants and small furniture can help create a fresh place to relax when the weather is good.

Decorative Rills for Your Garden or Backyard

Rills (water channels) have had lots of different uses over the course of history. Some cultures used them in a purely functional way. But there were also others that gave them an aesthetic component, using them to beautify a space. With…

Types of Garden Wall for Your Home

Your home’s infrastructure needs to be perfect, both inside and out. With that in mind, we want to tell you about the wide variety of types of garden wall. Keep reading to see some of our favorites! Having a solid…

Tips on How to Plan a Garden Path and Edging

Today, we’re going to give you some tips on how to plan a garden path and edging for your home. They’re both useful, decorative, and have very specific functions. Functional edging Although edging tends to be purely decorative, there are situations where…

The Best Colors for Courtyards

If you have a courtyard, keep in mind that dark, light, warm and cool colors will all work differently in this special place. The differences between them are truly mind-boggling. So, follow our lead and we’ll show you the best…

5 Uniquely Shaped Welcome Mats

Aside from being a nice way to welcome guests to our home, welcome mats serve a hygienic purpose, too. They help keep dirt and grime at the door. They stop them being brought into the home thanks to their rough…

Rainwater Harvesting Systems

Are you looking for ways to save on bills and make the most of natural resources? Water is certainly a valuable resource that takes a considerable amount from our wallets every year. But did you know that you can collect rainwater…

Green Roofs: Everything you Need to Know

Green roofs, otherwise known as living roofs, are added to the roof of a house or other building and used for growing plants. Depending on the type of system you install, the plants may be modular, or have drainage layers.…

5 Must-Have Items for Your Summer Terrace

When it comes to decorating your home, terraces should be treated just like any other room. While the size of your terrace will undoubtedly have an impact on the furniture and decorations you can include, no summer terrace, big or…

The Perfect Spring Terrace: How To Create Yours

With good weather around the corner, it’s time to enjoy the outdoors. So we’ll help you create the perfect spring terrace with a few simple and effective tricks. You’ll need tables, a sofa, many cushions, large and leafy plants, flowers,…

6 Original Concrete Patio Ideas and Designs

You might be one of those people who think a concrete patio is the most boring thing in the world. But there are actually ways to make it fun with a decor scheme that fits your personal tastes. Today, we’re…

Mediterranean Pool Designs and Ideas

The Mediterranean style has a richness to it, and blends lots of concepts together. There are all kinds of influences: Turkish, Moroccan, Iberian, and a bit of traditional Italian thrown in too. That diversity of style is what makes a Mediterranean…

Why Try a Robotic Pool Cleaner?

If you’re one of our lucky readers with a pool we have no doubt that you have awesome summers. But we also bet that you’re tired of cleaning and maintaining. Cleaning pool floors is a tough job. Instead of doing…

Ideas for Decorating Your Windows with Flowers

Using flowers for both your outdoor and indoor window decor will grace your home with unbeatable beauty. Another advantage that using flowers in your windows has is that they’ll grow easily because they’ll already be in a place that receives…

Pool Water Maintenance

Having a pool is a true luxury that not everyone can afford. If you’re one of the lucky ones, remember that they require regular maintenance. A big part of the maintenance has to do with water quality. Luckily, there are…

The Best Woods for Your Home’s Exterior

If we’re going to decorate our garden or terrace with wood, we have to keep in mind that not all wood is resistant to different atmospheric agents. That’s why we should only use those woods that are known to last…