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Kickstart Your 2018 Resolution To Unclutter Your Home

Posted by Skylars Home & Patio on Jan 30, 2018 7:42:15 PM

No matter what your New Year’s resolutions are, there’s one more that most of us can add to our list: uncluttering the house. You might find that to organize your home, you really only need to dedicate a Saturday to get it all done. The hard part is actually doing it.

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Topics: Things You Should Know, Interior Design and Decorating

What Makes an Ideal Home Office?

Posted by Skylars Home & Patio on Jan 10, 2018 8:32:32 PM

Whether you work from home or simply crave a home office space, how you create a home office can make a huge difference when it comes to utilizing it. Ask anyone who works from home, and they’ll agree that if the atmosphere or overall look of the office is not up to par, distraction and lack of motivation can quickly lead low production and inefficiency.

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Topics: Things You Should Know, How To

Top 10 Reasons to Buy Polywood outdoor Furniture

Posted by Skylars Home & Patio on Aug 8, 2017 4:52:34 PM
Why buy POLYWOOD furniture? How about, why not buy it? Seriously, if there were ever a perfect outdoor furniture to purchase for your home or business, this is probably it.

Made in the USA, from recycled, plastic containers, POLYWOOD boasts a list of reasons to run out and buy it right now, including: very low maintenance and easy to clean, 20 year warranty, marine grade hardware, UV protected color, virtually indestructible, comes in a variety of bright and neutral colors, comes in 42 different styles from traditional to modern, ships quickly to your home and it just looks really, really cool.

POLYWOOD is more expensive than similar looking products you can find at places like Home Depot or Target, but you will notice the difference in quality, durability and style the minute you see it in person. If you are looking for furniture that is stain resistant, chip,peel, rot and crack proof, non-corrosive and washes off easily with soap and water, look no further than POLYWOOD.

Want to see more product and learn more about this astonishing brand? Check out our POLYWOOD section here:

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Topics: Blog, Top Rated, product review, Things You Should Know

Top 10 Outdoor Patio Sectionals Summer 2017

Posted by Nicole Schied on Jul 18, 2017 1:03:19 PM


Top Ten Outdoor Sectionals- We often get asked what our best collections are and why. With so many options to choose we have complied a list of our 10 favorite patio sectionals as choosen by our design staff. Our list represents of our top picks in terms of style, quality and value.

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Topics: Brand Comparisons, Blog, Furniture Trends, Patio Furniture, product review

polywood: worth the investment?

Posted by Nicole Schied on Jun 7, 2017 12:19:56 PM

Polywood is an outdoor furniture company based out of Indiana that makes high quality, extraordinarily durable patio furniture out of recycled plastic bottles.  We fell in love with this brand because of it's eco-friendly nature but what really hooked us was the low/no maintenance, the fact that it's all made here in the US and above all the superior quality and durability that is well above and beyond other similar products on the market.

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Topics: Design, Brand Comparisons

The Dos and Don'ts of Furniture Shopping

Posted by Nicole Schied on May 17, 2017 5:14:51 PM


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Eucalyptus Patio Furniture

Posted by Nicole Schied on May 1, 2017 2:56:43 PM

Eucalyptus- it's more than just koala food

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Topics: Patio Furniture, Things You Should Know, product review

Shade Structures vs Patio Umbrellas

Posted by Skylars Home & Patio on Oct 4, 2016 7:14:00 AM

Not everyone is fortunate enough to have a magnificent old shade tree covering their patio to provide some respite from the hot summer sun. And let's face it, it's simply not practical to wait until the trees you've planted grow big enough to start providing you with some shade. With that being said, some type of artificial shade structure is necessary to make patio living enjoyable at all times of the day. A simple patio umbrella may be enough to keep you cool, or you may need a larger patio covering, such as a shade structure, depending upon your sun-sheilding needs.

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Topics: Patio Furniture, Furniture Trends, Hosting and Entertaining, Outdoor Accessories, Things You Should Know

Kids and Patio Furniture

Posted by Skylars Home & Patio on Sep 27, 2016 7:01:00 AM

Picking the right patio furniture for your home can be difficult. Picking the right patio furniture for kids and your task can become more challenging. Remove this challenge by understanding what is available and appropriate for your children and home.

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Topics: Patio Furniture, Insider, Things You Should Know

Top 5 Patio Furniture Products on the Market

Posted by Skylars Home & Patio on Sep 20, 2016 1:39:01 PM

It's no exaggeration to say that there is literally an entire catalog of possibilities when it comes to choosing the best furniture for your patio, and no matter where you live in the country, and regardless of your budget or yard size, there will be some type of patio furniture that's a perfect fit for your outdoor setup.

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Topics: Patio Furniture, Design, Furniture Trends, Insider

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