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Summer Celebrations on Your Patio: 5 Ways to Make Outdoor Living The Best Part of Your Summer

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The summer season often leads to living life trapped indoors in the comfort of air conditioning. However, life doesn't have to be this way. You should be enjoying the outdoor air without the discomfort that summer heat brings on your own patio. In fact, you should be hosting all of your summer celebrations in this space! Here are five ways you can make outdoor living in the comfort of your own home happen for you this summer:


Invest in a Patio Cover: Patio covers are one of the best ways to provide your patio with protection from the sun while keeping the space cool and relaxing. Patio covers that are low maintenance and UV protected are best. On top of this, you can even add ceiling fans to help cool the space even more. This way, there is no chance of not being able to withstand the heat of the summer.Invest in a Pergola: Looking for something that brings a bit more light into the space? Consider a pergola, which is open covering for your patio, but still provides the comfort of…

What is Your Favorite Part of Home? How Transition Spaces (Interior to Exterior) Add Comfort and Cozy Factor To Both Home and Garden

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During the pleasingly warm weather months, a sunroom serves three important purposes ...

No matter the weather, a sunroom or covered patio provides a transition from indoors to outdoors by allowing sheltered yet open access to both areas.Sunrooms and patio covers allow you to really enjoy your yard and garden by affording sweeping views of those outdoor spaces. Sunrooms and LifeRoom style patio covers add valuable living space to your home -- and this last benefit is one that can last the whole year through if you include a heat source such as a gas fireplace or under-the-floor heating! 
Research shows that nature is good for us. It's calming and nurturing, yet, if we're honest, it's not always cooperative, even during the warm months. A sudden spring shower or summer thunderstorm can send us running for the door, or the backyard mosquito population can make an evening patio barbecue less than perfect. That's where you'll find that having a sunroom can bring you th…

5 Ways Patio Covers Add A Touch of Beauty and A Good Deal of Value to Your Home

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As winter takes its final bow, blossoms are bursting from trees, emerald blades are peeking through snow, and daffodils are raising their stately heads. There's no time more exhilarating to be outdoors than during spring's triumphant arrival. A feast for all senses, spring is an invitation into your own backyard. What better place to enjoy the show than from the tranquility of your own covered patio? Here are 5 reasons a patio cover will add both value and beauty to your home, not only this spring, but for years to come.
They Are Magical for Mingling Have you ever cleaned your whole house and invited guests over, only to have them all cluster in the kitchen, or one particular room? The interior of a home invokes a certain degree of privacy, which lends an apprehension to just mill around. Want to get your guests to mingle? A patio cover is the perfect solution. In the open air, guests will feel freer, as covered patios are like rooms without walls. The best patio covers are i…

Sunroom Decorating: Summer and Beyond

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It's easy to get caught up in all the newest trends; we're all guilty of it. The only problem then is when your brand new trendy couch just isn't "cool" anymore. Here are a few tips for decorating your sunroom this Summer that will allow you to leave it that way for years to come!
Color Schemes: Soft and subtle base colors allow the natural light from your windows to keep your sunroom bright. Try a pastel color, light gray, beige or eggshell white.  Your primary color will be what is on most of your big pieces, so it's best to choose a color you really love.  Accent colors are where you can go all out! Have fun and just know that these are the ones you can change much easier if you get tired of them later on.   Writer's picks: A pastel blue base with a medium gray primary color and accents of white, bright blue, yellow, light forest green, and a touch of purple-pink.


Furniture:A comfy couch and a cushioned rocking chair are always an excellent idea for y…

Five Ways to Make Your Sunroom Your Own

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One of the biggest appeals of owning a home is the ability to craft a space that is entirely your own. Done right, the design of your house and the way each room contributes to its construction can work to create an impression that is as unique and vibrant as your personality. When considering how to go about this endeavor, remember not to overlook your sunroom. With careful attention, this airy, sunny space can become the brilliant focal point your home needs to truly shine. Now, don't get overwhelmed. That seems like a monumental task, but it's one that you can begin with one simple step: determine which of the five following interior decorating themes appeals the most to you, and work your way up from there. Don't worry! Along with a description of each style, we will include examples of furnishings, wall colors, and rug and accent pieces for each look.
Traditional Do you find yourself drawn to rooms decorated with warm, inviting colors that are accompanied by sumptuou…

Enjoy Your Garden More from the Comfort of a Sunroom

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With the onset of the spring and summer months comes brilliantly colored blooms, clean and crisp air, and aromatic fragrances that make you just want to smile. It is during this time that gardens come alive and mesmerize the world with their stunning beauty. If you are looking to incorporate your outdoor garden into your home design and want to expand your living space, our custom sunrooms provide the perfect solution.
A Cost Effective Oasis Sunrooms are a cost effective way to add extra living space to your home. They are constructed of high quality materials like natural wood, aluminum, glazed glass, and vinyl, and bring in the beauty of the outdoors while keeping you protected from the elements. We have an assortment of cathedral style, straight eave, curved eave, and conservatory sunrooms that let the sunlight shine in and showcase the beautiful foliage of your yard. By incorporating a sunroom in your living space, you can take advantage of natural sunlight, which saves money on …

How a Sunroom Can Add Astounding Beauty, Space and a Superb Return on Investment for Your Home

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When considering renovations to your home, you want to keep two key components in mind: usefulness and return-on-investment. Allow a new sunroom to add warmth and value to your home! In high demand, a sunroom can easily add a 50% return on investment, even if you are planning to sell soon.
Let In The Light Most sunrooms are built with floor to ceiling windows, allowing you to soak up the sun year round. This inviting addition is especially enjoyed to "bring the outdoors in", making them particularly popular when you have lovely landscaping! In colder climates, you can add heating for year-round use or simply use it seasonally. Having a designated room to escape to without leaving your home is an added bonus. You can have a touch of vacation every day.

Add Value In addition to emotional value, sunrooms also offer monetary value. They are relatively inexpensive room additions as they are normally constructed with vinyl or aluminum. In comparison to adding traditional room add…