Heat Things Up! How to Keep Warm, in the Cold

The chill is on … well, not quite, but it’s coming … and you’ll need to make preparations now so you can continue to enjoy your outdoor living space through the fall and (maybe snow of) winter. Below are some of our favorite ways at Trex® Outdoor Furniture™ to create a toasty atmosphere throughout the cold weather seasons. Light a Traditional Fireplace or Fire Pit … Continue reading Heat Things Up! How to Keep Warm, in the Cold

Preserve Your Herbs

As summer has drawn to a close, don’t let your herbs die without harvesting the remainder of that bright summer flavor. Let’s break down how to harvest and preserve your plants so you can infuse your dishes with the aromatic herbs year round. Assuming your herbs are outside, as a general rule, make sure to try and harvest the remainder of your plants well before … Continue reading Preserve Your Herbs

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Choosing Outdoor Furniture Based on Your Home’s Exterior

Selecting patio furniture is an investment, so how do you make sure it complements your home’s exterior? Read on! At Trex® Outdoor Furniture™, we offer each of our durable furniture pieces in classic colors to ensure they’ll never go out of style. Easily add character with colorful throw pillows and quirky accent pieces – and then change them out when you need an update. Here’s our … Continue reading Choosing Outdoor Furniture Based on Your Home’s Exterior

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Illuminate the Night with Strings of Light

What’s more romantic than the soft glow of lights twinkling overhead while dining al fresco—wine in your glass, a savory meal, and the warmth of friends gathered around a table? Give your outdoor space a special ambience by adding strings of lights to your exterior decor. Think your space is too small? Think again. The beauty of outdoor lighting is you can attach it anywhere. … Continue reading Illuminate the Night with Strings of Light

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Outdoor Design Trends Hotter than Summer

The beauty of your outdoor space is the blank canvas it provides. You don’t have to rip out ugly paneling or lament that nubby blue carpet. Instead, let nature be your guide. Your outdoor space is fully customizable. So liven up your patio, porch, backyard, or deck, with some of the hottest outdoor design trends: Clean and Simple Remember when everything was dark woods, jewel … Continue reading Outdoor Design Trends Hotter than Summer

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Popular Pairs: Trex Furniture & Trex Decking

We recently spoke to a customer seeking advice on which Trex® Furniture™ lumber to pair with a particular Trex® Transcend® deck.  While there’s really no right or wrong answer, we thought it would be a great idea to showcase a few popular combinations. If you don’t happen to have a Trex deck, this post is also a great reference for accent color inspiration before you shop for Trex Furniture … Continue reading Popular Pairs: Trex Furniture & Trex Decking

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20 Ways to Get Outside This Summer Infographic

Summer is here! Time to pause your shows on Netflix and get outside to enjoy the great outdoors. Take advantage of the long days and gorgeous summer weather…right in your own backyard! If you need a little inspiration, this infographic from Trex Outdoor Furniture highlights 20 Ways to Get Outside This Summer. Now get out there and explore, build, eat, exercise, play, and have fun! Continue reading 20 Ways to Get Outside This Summer Infographic

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DIY Outdoor Fun & Games for the Family

With the Fourth of July fast approaching, we’ll all soon be busy gathering hot dogs, hamburgers, sparklers, and outdoor entertainment for guests. While setting up a sprinkler for the kids is always a great go-to, here are just a few DIY game/activity ideas to consider (and with plenty of time to get them ready for the 4th!). Ladder and Bean Bag Toss You’ll need: A standard height … Continue reading DIY Outdoor Fun & Games for the Family