Extending Patio Season With Fire Features

Create an Extraordinary Patio You Can Use All Year by Adding a Fire Feature Homeowners around the world are quickly realizing how easy it is to bring the indoors outside, so that they can enjoy nature while they are relaxing or entertaining family and friends. If you have been contemplating creating a new patio space, but have been holding off, we must ask why? We hope that you are not holding off due to thinking that it is not worth it since you cannot use it throughout the year. That couldn’t be further from the truth! Whenever we have a client tell us this, we always offer up the solution of adding a fire feature like a fire pit or an outdoor fireplace. Not only do these options offer warmth on those cooler days and nights of the year, they also add a different ambiance to the space, as well as a focal point.  Virginia Beach Patios The first thing that we recommend is deciding which type of fire feature you want for your patio. This may not be as easy of a decision as yo

5 Activities To Fall In Love with Your Patio This Season!

1. Start a Fire! Now is the time to make use of that fire pit ! Skip the Netflix and cozy up outdoors one night. Glass of wine and marshmallows included, of coarse! 2. Pizza Party Kids love pizza! Kids love making their own pizza even more! Saving the mess for outside can be quite fun with an outdoor pizza oven. Order up! 3. Have a pumpkin carving party Invite friends over to make an event out of carving your pumpkin. You will need pumpkins, carving tools, and some yummy fall snacks. Try roasting pumpkin seeds, making apple crumble, or sippin on some hot coco. 4.Make Fall Inspired Cocktails One of our favorites is Apple Brandy Hotty Toddy pictured below. Recipe 1 Black Tea Bag. 1 tablespoon Honey. 1 tablespoon Fresh Lemon Juice. 2 ounces Apple Brandy. 2 Cinnamon Sticks. 1 Star Anise. Apple Slices, For garnish. 5. Create Fall Aromas There are certainly a lot to choose from. Pumpkin Spice, Apples, Cinnamon. Check out one of our favorite DIY potpourri be

Wonderful Project!

It's Fall Y'all!

Virginia Beach Patios offers custom built fire features. Extend the time you enjoy your outdoors this fall and winter! Visit our website to book your free consultation today!

Protecting Your Investment

After investing in pavers for a new outdoor living space or driveway, you should consider investing in protecting your investment by sealing your pavers. Sealers have come a long way in the past few years  Tips for sealing your pavers: -Always use a professional when sealing your patio or driveway area -Recommended wait is at least 3 months (a season) to apply sealer to ensure efflorescence does not get trapped. -Wait 24 hours before walking, putting furniture, or driving on newly sealed pavers. Learn more at the  Techniseal  website Visit our website to book your consultation now!

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