Tips to Choosing Trees to Plant Near Your Patio

Tips to Choosing Trees to Plant Near Your Patio

A patio is a great place for enjoying the outdoors in your Chicagoland backyard.

Whether you want a place to enjoy summer dinners al fresco, a regular relaxation nook, an outdoor office, or maybe a spot for your family to play games, patios can give you what you need … and then some. 

Read More

6 Outdoor Living Space Design Mistakes to Avoid

6 Outdoor Living Space Design Mistakes to Avoid

Your indoor rooms are fairly easy to figure out.

Your kitchen is used for preparing food. Your dining room is used for eating dinner with your family. Your bathroom is for cleaning up and bathing. Your bedroom is your place for rest and sleep. How you decorate and furnish these rooms follows their natural identities.

Read More

How To Choose The Right Paver Color For Your New Patio

How To Choose The Right Paver Color For Your New Patio

When you plan to invest in a new patio, you likely want something fresh, something that doesn't look like every other patio in your Greater Chicago neighborhood.

While you’re on the hunt for something unique, you might not know what’s available or possible. And as you search for patio design ideas, you’re likely thinking a lot about color. What color will pop? What color will blend? What color will be something you’re going to enjoy looking at in your backyard for years to come?

Read More

7 Patio Design and Installation Tips for Elmhurst & Naperville, IL Homeowners

7 Patio Design and Installation Tips for Elmhurst & Naperville, IL Homeowners

A patio can create the perfect place for enjoying the outdoors in your backyard in Elmhurst, IL or Naperville, IL.

Whether you want a spot for outdoor dining, a place for the kids to hangout, an entertaining nook for drinks and snacks, a relaxing area for reflection and meditation, or maybe all of the above, a patio can certainly fill the bill.

Read More

3 Common Paver Patio Problems and Solutions

3 Common Paver Patio Problems and Solutions

A backyard patio is a great place to relax and unwind after a long day.

You might be considering a paver patio to dress up your landscape and create this perfect place for dining outside or sharing a drink with a friend, but you might be worried about some of the paver patio problems you’ve heard about.

Read More

Shorewood, IL Landscape Design Case Study: Creating Two Spaces in One

Shorewood, IL Landscape Design Case Study: Creating Two Spaces in One

When you’re looking to entertain in your backyard, what kind of space are you looking for?

Maybe you’re seeking an intimate space for a quiet dinner for two with ambient light from a nearby fire feature and great trees and plants that provide privacy, as well as great texture and floral scent.

Read More