, Boiled Linseed Oil is a great way to protect and beautify wood and metal items It beautifies any wood and, once cured, protects the wood from sun and water damage I was planning on doing it on my back deck instead and just bringing it inside with me after I gave it some time outside in the air.
Mar , You can also plant lilies in areas of your garden that receive morning sun and afternoon shade to accomplish the same goal You may need to stake the taller lilies to keep them They have bold colors, are disease resistant and tolerate heat but not direct sun Look for Baruta or Anastasia Shown Lilium
, If you are planning a landscape for a barren area or for an area outside plant roots, create water harvesting opportunities to benefit plantings and some If you are expecting a hard freeze, consider adding some row cover to protect your veggies, but otherwise these plants will take the crisper weather in
, It is beautiful at the edge of a woodland, in an allée, in a grove or quincunx, and as a one speciman tree next to a patio Contemporary They can tolerate full sun to partial shade the USDA recommends planting them in a location on the north or east side of the house, to keep the soil more cool Moist (but
, Motorized window treatments for both interior and exterior use are a must have in today s smart homes And as time saving automation For now, all it takes is often just a cell phone with the right app (and a to percent bigger budget over traditional non motorized treatments) A Vision of the Future for
, Whether you desire fresh linen sheets or a swanky mohair rug, Mother Earth has you covered wallpaper and bedding are the epitome of luxury in a bedroom, but be sure to protect your treasures from the sun by adding a protective window coating or d ing curtains or shades to block out the UV rays.
, If you ve dreamed of trying your hand as a backyard flower farmer, let this be the year you make it a reality Here s how to get Depending on your plant knowledge, it can be helpful to do some research to learn which flowers grow well in your area, and their sun and light requirements When planning a
, One could argue that the garage has replaced the front porch It s become the new front door, the first thing that greets our guests upon arrival If we can accommodate convenient storage elsewhere in our homes and return to the notion of simple protection for our cars, the carport is an attractive solution,
Mar , This brushed stainless steel wall mounted mailbox is covered with a weatherproof and UV resistant plaid vinyl film Modern Mailboxes by Etsy Etsy Mahogany and Stainless Steel Mailbox by Ce Ce Works In stainless steel and mahogany, this modernized mailbox was inspired by a retro s
, We ve been told for many years now that shrink wrap is a great way to protect a boat through the winter months, but even so, only a fraction of the boats Shrink wrap is a polyethylene which has UV inhibitors, and is formulated to shrink when heated to create a seal which is much tighter than the one you or
, We use plastic pads that are made to prevent furniture from making dents in the carpet and have also used wood chips when we forgot the carpet pads Porch Attaches to tent, can include walls and roof, or you can create your own porch with a longer tent fly (roof only) Cook Shack extra space that
, Vinyl window are awesomely weather resistant so I knew we didn t have actual window issues There are special trim screws for this, but we found the same thing for less marketed as decking screws for composite decks Might as well save You want exterior UV rated paintable silicone caulk The folks
, It s just a little thing, but it makes a big statement on your porch Start with You ll need some latex paint (I used some of what was leftover from my kids playroom), a paint brush, masking tape and newspaper to protect your painting surface Using your paint brush, dab and brush the paint onto your rug.
Mar , One of our go to products is the outdoor rug These hardworking, sun resistant, easy to clean pieces are great for high traffic areas And gone are the days of outdoor rugs that look like they belong on the deck or by the pool The colors, patterns and weaves available now don t resemble anything like the
, The popularity of terrazzo flooring peaked in the s and s as an economical option for slab construction houses in quickly developing Sunbelt states But this versatile Modern day terrazzo consists of at least percent aggregate, and either Portland cement or epoxy is used as a binder Divider
, Cushions on pool decks are more likely to get oil based stains from sunscreens and lotions Clean these spills The result is a fabric that s very resistant to ultraviolet rays and color degradation Outdoor cushions are largely water resistant, but that doesn t mean they won t take on moisture if left outside.