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Porch, Deck & Patio

Create a Backyard Retreat

Let lighting, landscaping, and lounge-friendly furniture turn a backyard into an enchanting escape -- day or night.

Ideas

Make the most of your time in the sun with updated or new outdoor living spaces and accessories.

Hanging Planter Blocks

Hanging Planter Blocks

Create a hanging home for low-maintenance air plants with basic blocks you can paint colorful colors.

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Solar Light Planter

Solar Light Planter

Show off your favorite flowers day or night with solar-powered torches that stand above the greenery.

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Fun Fence Improvements

Fun Fence Improvements

Sure, good fences make good neighbors, but they also make boring backdrops. Add pizzazz to privacy fencing with four fab facelifts.

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Make a Grill Screen

Make a Grill Screen

Build this patio grill screen using lattice and fence posts. The airy lattice design allows breezes to pass through, and helps to define the outdoor area.

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Decorate a Small Patio or Deck

Decorate a Small Patio or Deck

The right furniture, decor, and plants can help you get big enjoyment out of a small outdoor space.

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Welcoming Entry Mats

Welcoming Entry Mats

Show guests you’re happy to see them with one of these customized entry mats. Tailor them to complement your house colors.

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Dining with the Stars

Dining with the Stars

Enjoy heavenly outdoor meals by creating a destination dining space that glows at night and delights by day.

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Copper and Cedar Planter

Copper and Cedar Planter

A cedar planter box with copper accents hides plant containers.

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Trellis Planter Box

Trellis Planter Box

Let nature create a privacy screen from flowering plants. This planter gives flowers a place to take root and provides a trellis for climbing.

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Plan a Deck Update

Plan a Deck Update

Add flair and comfort to this basic builder's deck with an affordable facelift. These tips will help you stay on budget, introduce some color, and add privacy.

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Customized Concrete Planter

Customized Concrete Planter

Cast this rugged concrete planter and then add house numbers to make it one of a kind.

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Deck and Patio Serving Table

Deck and Patio Serving Table

Store drinks on ice and the glasses for serving them with this outdoor entertainment center for your deck or patio. It’s so easy, you can build it in a weekend.

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How-Tos

Find projects that let you enjoy your great outdoors.

Care for Outdoor Furniture

Care for Outdoor Furniture

Learn how to care for and maintain your outdoor and patio furniture.

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Lighting Ideas for Outdoor Living

Lighting Ideas for Outdoor Living

Choose from a variety of lighting options to provide the perfect backdrop for entertaining friends and family and to keep your shindig going all night.

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Install Landscape Lighting

Install Landscape Lighting

The right landscape lighting can provide the perfect accent to your home, and the installation is easy to do.

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Clean, Seal or Stain a Deck

Clean, Seal or Stain a Deck

Learn how to test the wood, apply deck cleaner and deck stain or sealer. Then follow the steps to bring your deck back to its original beauty.

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Exterior Paint Buying Guide

Exterior Paint Buying Guide

Get some tips on choosing the best exterior paint or primer for your house.

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Container Gardening

Container Gardening

Container Gardening is a simple alternative to flower beds. Learn how to quickly add color to your landscape with container plants.

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