Decks & Patios
Inspiration & Information for the Do-it-yourselferBook - 2005
IdeaWise Decks & Patios is an essential information and inspiration source for creating "outdoor rooms" that can be used for dining, entertaining, relaxing and recreation. For today's family, outdoor living is a fundamental part of life, and much of this activity is focused around decks and patios, where children play, where families cook and eat, where adults socialize and relax. IdeaWise Decks & Patios gives hundreds of useful tips for designing, creating and furnishing great decks and patios to fit any need.
Outdoor decor is one the fastest growing trends in home decorating, and this book includes lots of tips for furnishing and decorating a deck or patio so it looks and functions at its very best.
The IdeaWise series offers ingenious ideas and helpful information aimed at readers who are active DIYers.Includes information on the newest materials, such as synthetic decking materials and geometric tumbled-stone pavers. Features money-saving tips for DIYers. Running sidebars give space-planning tips from professional designers. Includes resource guide listing manufacturers and sources for materials shown throughout the book.