10 Tips for Designing the Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen & Living Area

 
 

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Outdoor kitchens and living areas are becoming more and more popular among home owners in North Texas. They are a great way to improve your outdoor space for enjoyment when the weather is mild in the spring and fall, and also act as a great addition alongside a backyard pool when entertaining friends and family throughout the summer.
 
 
We have designed multiple outdoor kitchens and living areas and our clients are always satisfied! Here are 10 tips to designing the perfect outdoor kitchen and living area:
 
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Patio Door Installation Transforms an Outdoor Space

 

 

 
We were recently able to help a client breathe new life into his outdoor living area by installing patio doors for him, just in time for spring!
Previously, the client’s living room was a dark and closed off, and did not allow direct access to his newly paved patio just on the other side of the exterior wall. The outside space was just as plain, with a blank brick wall alongside his new patio.

With the help of Nix Door & Hardware, we selected a French door entry to match the style of his home and provide a great view of his outdoor space from the living room. Read more

7 Ways A Deck Can Improve Your Home

Summer is a great time to enjoy your yard and outdoor space. With the warm temperatures and longer days, it’s the ideal time to host cookouts, pool parties, and get-togethers with your friends and family. Unfortunately, not all backyards are initially set up to entertain, which can really hinder your outdoor party plans!   One solution to this problem is to have a deck installed.

Decks can benefit almost every house in many different ways.  Here are seven of the best ways decks can improve your home: Read more

Are You Taking Advantage of the Longer Days? Our March 2015 Newsletter

Finally! The frigid winter months are behind us and warm, sunny spring has arrived. One of our very favorite things about spring is that the days begin to get longer as summer approaches. While there’s not actually more hours in a day, the sun is setting later, providing absolutely perfect evenings to enjoy outdoors. It’s the best time of year to take advantage of your backyard space by installing a deck, covered patio, outdoor living area, or fire pit. Can you imagine grilling in your sleek outdoor kitchen while your friends and family sit around the fire and roast marshmallows? What about having a beautifully stained deck to compliment your landscaping and provide you a relaxing escape at the end of each day? Whether you want to entertain guests or just enjoy some down time with your loved ones, there are tons of ways you can customize your backyard to create the ideal setting. So stop wasting your outdoor space and take advantage of these long, warm evenings! Read more