outdoor

Update Your Patio This Year With This One Outdoor Decorating Trend

Desert-inspired earth tones and bohemian chic vibes are the biggest trends this year for the home. And the trend goes outdoors this summer, too. You don’t have to break the bank to update your patio every year. Designers are focusing on one main zone of your outdoor space this year:…

How to Choose the Right Porch Lighting for Your Home

Improve your home’s curb appeal with new porch lighting. Image: David Papazian/Shutterstock We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Porch lighting is an important part of your home’s curb appeal,…

5 Ideas for Using Rustic Lighting in the Backyard

Rustic chic accents were practically made for the backyard, as their bucolic feel fits well with a natural setting. And if you want to add some instant rustic ambiance and class to your backyard, the fastest way to do it is to add outdoor rustic lighting using string lights.

Organic Pest Control for the Garden

You put in all this effort getting your garden to finally sprout. Then you go outside one day and all of your plants are chewed to the ground. Sometimes it’s so extensive that it looks like you never had any flowers in that bed at all. But rather than running…

How to Add an Outdoor Bar

Set up an outdoor bar to make the most of the summer. Pieces like the Abbott Brown Ultimate Bar can make it super simple. Image courtesy of Pottery Barn. We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware,…

The 10 World Market Outdoor Products You Need to Get Summer-Ready

Whether you need a full set of outdoor furniture or just want to add fun touches around your yard to refresh it for summer, World Market's latest outdoor offerings can deliver. Blending quality materials and fun colors with products designed for the way you live, their weather-resistant furniture, break-resistant glassware and more are sure to delight both you and your guests.

Your Guide to Partial Privacy Fences

If you want to put a new fence in your yard, the price can be a bit daunting if you’re on a tight budget. A full privacy fence can typically run all around the low thousands of dollars, for instance. But an easy way to get around that is to…

Trend Alert: Kokedama (Japanese Moss Balls) Adds Live Art To Your Home and Garden

Japanese moss balls, known as Kokedama, are hot right now. No pot required — the ancient Japanese art form is a way to display a plant where the exposed round root ball is the focal point. Hang it, mount one on the wall or create an arrangement on a table for a modern-zen look.

Why You Need an Outdoor Area Rug This Summer

Get ready for the summer season with an outdoor area rug. Image: Photographee.eu/Shutterstock We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Summer is just around the corner. Can…

Keeping a Lawn Green Without Constant Sprinkler Use

Luckily, there are many ways to get a yard that you don’t have to pay to water constantly.