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Eliminate Grass Trimming This Summer

Wednesday, May 31 2017 11:39 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Outdoor summer chores can mount up quickly as your lawn seems to grow faster and faster each week and you always have a million other things to do. Thinking about mowing will make most of us groan in anticipation of pulling out the mower and trimmer, filling them will oil and gas and getting out in the heat.   But what if you could cut down on the time it takes to mow yo… Read Article

4 Common Problems with Older Wooden Decks

Monday, May 15 2017 3:24 PM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

As your wooden deck ages it will eventually start to show signs of deterioration. It’s important to make note of these changes in your deck so that you can remedy them before they become a serious problem. Whether it’s a structural issue or an aesthetic issue, recognizing what is happening is the first step to keeping your deck in the best shape possible as we appr… Read Article

7 Items You Should Never Store in Your Garage

Thursday, April 27 2017 11:14 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

The longer we live in our homes, the more likely it is that our garages get used as an overflow storage room for the things we can’t fit inside anymore but don’t want to get rid of. Some garages even get so cluttered they don’t even function as garages anymore. But, due to the wide variance in temperatures and humidity, there are certain items you should neve… Read Article

Get the Most from Your Outdoor Living Spaces

Thursday, April 20 2017 11:02 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Now that the Kansas weather is warming up again our thoughts turn to outdoor cookouts, weekend get-togethers and relaxing with family out on the patio or deck. How is your outdoor living space looking these days? Could it use some sprucing up? Are you getting the most out of it you can? Here are some ways you can get the most out of your outdoor living space this spring and su… Read Article

How to Get Your Deck Ready for Summer Parties

Friday, April 29 2016 3:13 PM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

When you’re throwing a summer get-together this year, don’t neglect to get your deck ready for entertaining. Here are some easy ways to get your deck ready for summer. Fix Any Maintenance Problems Whether it’s a loose board or other damage, you’ll need to address any maintenance issues on your deck before you have company over for your outdoor party. … Read Article

Can a Roof be Installed or Replaced in the Winter?

Friday, January 8 2016 1:50 PM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Most homeowners who need a new roof or have damage that needs to be fixed want it done before cold weather sets in. While this is understandable, there are times when replacing or repairing a roof during the colder months is a necessity. For most homes, it’s possible to install a new asphalt shingle roof during the winter, as long as proper precautions are taken. Here ar… Read Article

5 Reasons Why Winter is the Best Time to Build a New Deck

Monday, December 21 2015 11:48 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

While most homeowners would assume that the best time to build a new deck is during spring or summer, most don’t know the many benefits of building your new deck during the winter months. The secret is in the way wood pressure treated wood expands and contracts in outdoor conditions during the colder season. Whether you’ll be using composites, vinyl, hardwood or a… Read Article

The Benefits of Retractable Awnings

Wednesday, July 29 2015 1:35 PM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Your backyard has the potential to be place to entertain friends and family, but often Kansas weather makes enjoying the outdoors unbearable. With the installation of a retractable awning, however, your outdoor space can be transformed into a comfortable, shady area where you can relax. Here are some of the benefits of having a retractable awning installed. Enjoy More of Your… Read Article

What Siding Material Works Best in Kansas?

Wednesday, July 8 2015 11:17 PM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Having siding installed on your home is a big investment that can pay dividends in the future. With all the materials of siding available, however, how do you know you’re choosing the best material able to withstand the extremes of Kansas weather? Choosing the right siding for your home is based on a range of factors. When exposed to harsh weather conditions, siding is … Read Article

A Custom Outdoor Kitchen Will Change Your Entire Summer

Tuesday, June 16 2015 10:30 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

As the kitchen is the heart of a home, a custom outdoor kitchen is the heart of your backyard. With plenty of space for cooking, entertaining and storage, your backyard can be transformed into the place everyone wants to be for parties or just a casual Friday night. Instead of being by yourself manning the grill, you could spend time with your guests and cook at the same time.… Read Article

How to Choose a Roofing Contractor

Monday, May 18 2015 10:41 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

When your roof needs repaired or replaced, it’s very important to choose the right contractor for the job. There are many less-than- reputable companies out there taking roofing jobs and leaving homeowners with less-than-desirable result. Here are a few ways you can be sure you’re choosing a roofer who is right for the job. Licensed and Insured The only roofing c… Read Article

3 Ways to Keep Your Wooden Deck Like New

Monday, April 20 2015 10:49 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

A wooden deck makes for a great addition to your home, but it also requires a lot of maintenance. Decks are constantly exposed to the elements, and even the sturdiest wooden structures are prone to weather damage and rotting. In Wichita, extreme temperature changes, heavy rain, snow and everything in between can impact the wood in your deck. A well-maintained wooden deck can l… Read Article

A Guide to Composite Decking

Friday, April 17 2015 10:46 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Since the 1990s, composite decking has been a favorite material for Wichita homeowners, home builders and contractors when building beautiful outdoor decks. Long-lasting and good-looking, it is often used instead of traditional wood decking because of its many outstanding qualities. How Composite Decking is Made According to “This Old House,” composite wood decki… Read Article

3 Easy Ways to Expand Your Home with an Outdoor Living Area

Monday, April 6 2015 10:44 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Part of the beauty of owning your own home is spending time outdoors with family and friends. Today, more and more homeowners are adding value to their homes by creating living rooms outside. An outdoor living area will transform your basic porch, deck, or patio into a comfortable place for year-round entertaining and enjoyment. Add value and entertaining space to your home w… Read Article

What Is Stamped Concrete?

Tuesday, March 24 2015 10:58 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

Stamped concrete is a type of concrete design that “stamps” a concrete surface in order make it resemble another material, such as brick, slate, flagstone, or even wood. Most of the time, stamped concrete is used for outdoor living areas, such as patios and walkways, pool decks and pond surroundings. However, stamped concrete can also add beauty indoors, as well. … Read Article

GAF Shingles Stand Up to Wichita Weather

Monday, March 9 2015 10:56 AM
Categorized In Outdoor Living

The weather in Kansas can range from extremely hot to freezing cold, so you need a roof that can stand up to the harshest conditions. Choosing the right shingles will make a big difference on how well your roof is protected from the elements. GAF offers everything from basic three-tab asphalt shingles to more durable and stylish designer shingles. We do our best to provide the… Read Article