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10 Ways to Create An Outdoor Living Space | Definitive Audio

10 Ways to Create An Outdoor Living Space | Definitive Audio | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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Outdoor living spaces increase the sq. footage of your home - and your enjoyment - especially here in Halifax. Here are 10 ways to create the perfect space. It's a great time of year to start planning and gathering ideas for the Spring - we also build all winter!

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 Enjoy summer on your Halifax deck!

 Enjoy summer on your Halifax deck! | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it

Choose from 3 easy celebrations to close summer out in a soul-satisfying way

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It's that time of the year again. Kids are heading back to school, people are coming off vacation, and heading back to the office. Fortunately, we are still getting some great weather here in Halifax. This article suggests some great ideas to take advantage of this great, sunny weather. It's a great time of year to be entertaining friends on your deck, patio, or heading to the beach to enjoy what remaining days are left. Keep an eye out, we have some great fall incentives coming on patios, that incorporate fire pits. Look for that over the next couple of weeks. Enjoy your weekend.If you need help with your deck design, or need a deck, or patio builder for your Halifax home call us at 902-444-3325

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How to Plan for Building a Deck

How to Plan for Building a Deck | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Get ready for your deck project with these helpful tips on how to plan the building process from experts at HGTV.
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Building a deck can be a daunting task, especially if it's your first time. However, with the right expert advice on how to plan for building a deck, your project can run smoothly and ultimately provide you with a relaxing and beautiful outdoor space to enjoy.

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The 10 Different Materials for Building a Retaining Wall in Your Yard - Home Stratosphere

The 10 Different Materials for Building a Retaining Wall in Your Yard - Home Stratosphere | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Chapter from the Book Ultimate Guide to Building Decks
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Here are some beautiful retaining wall and hardscape. These ideas'll keep you warm until the you can start building your own project - right here in Halifax. 

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20 Cool Front Porch Design and Furniture Ideas

20 Cool Front Porch Design and Furniture Ideas. Front porches and back patios are the best spots to relax. Best porches idea and verandas which you ma
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Front porches and back patios are some of the best spots to relax. Here are 20 Cool front porch design ideas that you can build right here in Halifax.

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Should You Use Wood or Composite Decking Material for Your Deck?

In this battle, composite decking wins by a mile. There are lots of benefits that come with this material, and we've enumerated a few of them for you.
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Wood or Composite decking?  There are so many options available for decking materials - here are a few benefits to using composite for your new Halifax deck. 

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Top Tips for Bringing the Outside In this Christmas

Top Tips for Bringing the Outside In this Christmas | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Today, I’m thrilled to introduce Kate, from the Home Design School with a guest post written just for us. It’s my first Christmas post this year, and as it’s almost November, I think that’s ok. You’ll be seeing lots more Christmas tips and advice for your home in the coming weeks, so let’s dig in! ...Read More »
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Archadeck of Nova Scotia is usually giving you tips on how to bring the inside OUT - to really enjoy your outdoor living spaces. This post is showing you some great ideas on how to bring the outside IN for the holiday season.

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10 Ways to Create An Outdoor Living Space | Definitive Audio

10 Ways to Create An Outdoor Living Space | Definitive Audio | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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Outdoor living spaces increase the sq. footage of your home - and your enjoyment - especially here in Halifax. Here are 10 ways to create the perfect space. It's a great time of year to start planning and gathering ideas for the Spring - we also build all winter!

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How to Improve Your Outdoor Living Space

How to Improve Your Outdoor Living Space | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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Not every household is lucky enough to have some outdoor living space. If you have one, then you should definitely make the most of it and improve its overall appeal. You might have a small balcony or perhaps a sprawling backyard. Either way, we have some tips that you can follow to add charm to your own space right here in Halifax.
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How To Winterize Your Deck

How To Winterize Your Deck | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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Taking the time to winterize your deck will prolong its life and lower the potential for costly spring repairs. After all, your deck is a part of your home! Winters in Halifax can be hard on our outdoor living spaces, so it's a good idea to take care of things before the snow flies. Here are some tips to get you started.

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5 Tips to Help You Enjoy Your Outdoor Living Space Longer

5 Tips to Help You Enjoy Your Outdoor Living Space Longer | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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Autumn doesn't mean hiding inside until Spring! Here are 5 tips to help you enjoy your outdoor living space longer into the Fall and winter months. Halifax typically has beautiful Fall weather and this year is no exception. Take a look at these tips so you can get out side and enjoy!

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Autumn doesn't mean hiding inside until Spring! Here are 5 tips to help you enjoy your outdoor living space longer into the Fall and winter months. Halifax typically has beautiful Fall weather and this year is no exception. Take a look at these tips so you can get out side and enjoy!

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5 Tips to Help You Enjoy Your Outdoor Living Space Longer

5 Tips to Help You Enjoy Your Outdoor Living Space Longer | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it

Labor Day has passed and while technically summer isn’t over until September 22nd, for many, especially those who have to go back to work and school, we’ve now unofficially entered autumn. But just…

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Autumn doesn't mean hiding inside until Spring! Here are 5 tips to help you enjoy your outdoor living space longer into the Fall and winter months. Halifax typically has beautiful Fall weather and this year is no exception. Take a look at these tips so you can get out side and enjoy!

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Autumn doesn't mean hiding inside until Spring! Here are 5 tips to help you enjoy your outdoor living space longer into the Fall and winter months. Halifax typically has beautiful Fall weather and this year is no exception. Take a look at these tips so you can get out side and enjoy!

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Beautiful Outdoor Décor Ideas For Autumn

Beautiful Outdoor Décor Ideas For Autumn | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Although an accent wall or a beautiful new sofa can easily liven up your home interiors, there's nothing quite like outdoor decorating to bring your space to an
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Just because the Fall is here - doesn't mean you have to stay indoors. By making the outside of your home Autumn-chick, you'll be ready to embrace the season! Halifax is beautiful this time of year - get out and enjoy!

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Increase the Value of Your Home with a Patio 

Increase the Value of Your Home with a Patio  | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it

A walkway leading to a garden feature such as a pergola or patio adds value to your home. Explore the options today with expert patio contractors.


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Over the years we’ve seen plenty of beautiful patios and hardscaped areas here in Halifax, that our craftsmen have designed and built. On the surface, these patios look gorgeous, but it’s what’s underneath that really matters – and keeps them looking great for years to come.

 

Building a patio that will hold its shape and structure is more difficult than you might realize. Without a firm foundation, pavers will shift and buckle over time. Cutting corners on paved patios never works out in the long run.

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Tips from Deck Contractors for Building a Deck

Tips from Deck Contractors for Building a Deck | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Are you looking forward to a deck design? Deck designing is very important if you want to give a fabulous look to your house. It requires an acute knowledge to give out a new stunning style.
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Are you planing on building a new outdoor space? Here are some tips straight from the contractors to help you make some decisions. 

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Modern Pergola Design Ideas

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Winter is a great time to start planning your outdoor projects. We build all year round - and here are some ideas to get you motivated for your own spaces.

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22 Amazing House Porch Design Ideas Part 3 Beautiful Porch

Beautiful porch design ideas. Here are 22 Amazing House Porch Design Ideas Part 3 Beautiful Porch. Indoor and outdoor porch decorating ideas. Front and bac
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Did you know we build outdoor spaces all year round right here in Halifax? Here are 22 amazing house porch design ideas that will give you some ideas for your own project.

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30 Best Sunroom Ideas

Sunroom designs and ideas which you may like. Here are 30 Best Sunroom Ideas. Sun room design and setup ideas. The Patio enclosures SunRoom decoration idea
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Planning on building a sunroom? Here are some ideas that we can build for you right here in Halifax. 

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The Best Wood For Building A Deck | My Decorative

The Best Wood For Building A Deck | My Decorative | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Here is the list of the most commonly used decking material that is being used by the most famous deck makers, even today!
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When you're thinking of building a deck it's important to know your options. What kind of wood is best? Are composite boards better? This article will give you some tips on finding the best material for your outdoor Halifax project.

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Welcome home! How to get your front porch ready for winter.

Welcome home! How to get your front porch ready for winter. | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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They say that your front porch is an extension of your home. True, but what do you do with that space when the mercury dips down? That’s the reality here in Halifax. Although it won’t get used for a while, you still want it to be pretty and welcoming for family and guests. So here’s some ideas to cozy up your porch for the winter without investing too much time or money.

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50+ Christmas Porch Decorating Ideas

50+ Christmas Porch Decorating Ideas | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Thinking of giving your porch a new look this Christmas? Explore the lovely Christmas porch décor ideas on how to do it.
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There are plenty of ways to spice up your front entry this Christmas season - these ideas are so good you could even bring most of them inside! Click to take a look and get some ideas for your home.

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Christmas Porch Decorations

Christmas Porch Decorations | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Create an inviting welcome and stunning curb appeal with Christmas porch decoration ideas for every style!
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"Merry Christmas and Welcome Home!" Your front porch is often the first place you welcome visitors to your home and a perfect backdrop to share your Christmas cheer with the neighborhood too! 

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How to Winterize a Sunroom

How to Winterize a Sunroom | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
Lounging in your sunroom is a great way to relax and unwind -- unless you're shivering. Take steps to ensure your sunroom is comfortable on chilly winter days so you can enjoy the space yea
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Winter is coming... We wanted to pull together some tips to help you winterize your sunroom and help you stay warm and cozy this winter.

 

If you've always dreamed of a sunroom addition for your home - maybe now's the time! Give us a call and we can let you know what options are available for screened-rooms, 3-season rooms, and winterized sunrooms. 902-444-DECK.

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Cozy Rustic Fall Porch Decor - Setting for Four

Cozy Rustic Fall Porch Decor - Setting for Four | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
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Looking for new ideas to decorate your front porch for Fall? check out these COZY RUSTIC FALL PORCH Décor ideas to add beautiful curb appeal to your home! Easy fall decorating ideas for using pumpkin decorations, fall planters, mums, fall wreath, lanterns and more. See all the porch decorating tips!

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Rustic fall porch decorating

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Rustic fall porch decorating
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It's not time to decorate for winter or Christmas just yet! Here are some great front porch ideas that you can use here in Halifax well into the end of this month.

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Try These 20 DIY Outdoor Decor Ideas

Try These 20 DIY Outdoor Decor Ideas | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it
You'll love these inspiring ideas for 20 budget-friendly DIY outdoor decor projects for your home and garden.
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Here are a few ideas on some DIY decorating projects for your outdoor living space. Whether you want to spruce up your old patio or you want to add personality to your new front porch, this is a great place to start.  And Fall / Winter in Halifax is a great time to get crafty!

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Company for Composite Decking

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Company for Composite Decking | Outdoor Living | Scoop.it

Interested in composite decking for your property? Work with an established, fair, and reputable company to ensure a top-quality job gets done.


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Are you considering Composite Decking here in Halifax? Read over this article on 5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Company for Composite Decking.  

 

You can also click here to see  more pros and cons to choosing composite decking for your outdoor living project.

 

http://novascotia.archadeck.com/trendsinsights/blog/2017/1/12/5-reasons-to-consider-composite-deck/

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