The Outdoor Room

Carson_2By Carson Arthur

The backyard is the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining, and has replaced the ‘party room’ in the basement as the location to hold dinner parties, brunches or just drinks with friends. For the last 10 years, the term ‘outdoor room’ has been used by realtors and homeowners to refer to any type of seating outside. You can’t assume that if you have a deck or a patio, you have an outdoor room. Another consideration is the ability to use an outdoor room for more than just spring and summer.Here are key items that you need to create the perfect outdoor room.

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Think pink in October!

Screen Shot 2014-09-03 at 9.12.35 AMOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Apollo Precision Tools has teamed up with Rethink Breast Cancer to bring you a practical yet stylish 39-piece tool set. The nifty kit is perfect for home improvements and DIY projects, so pick up yours today and help fund breast cancer education, support and research programs. Precision Tools Pink Tool Kit by Apollo. $30. Visit