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    One of the, ahem, hottest new trends in back yard design is the addition of a fire pit. This ancient heating component used by cavemen thousands of years ago has experienced a modern-day comeback as the backyard goes from feral green space to family-friendly entertainment oasis.

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    The fall is the perfect time for entertaining alfresco, so we've put together some of our favorite outdoor features for keeping warm. Here are a few options we like...

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    With imagination (and topsoil), homeowners can create a hidden oasis "shut out of the world" in their own back yards. It's a surprising trend with homeowners this year. Here are the key elements to the perfect secret garden...

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Outdoor Lighting Trends for Fall
Outdoor Entertaining: Designing the Perfect Space for Fall
How To Choose The Right Fence
Garden Fertilizers: Organic or Conventional?
Bermuda Grass is Coming Up Roses
Patios: Time to Refresh, Refinish or Rebuild?
Sinkholes: Are You On the Brink?
What to consider before you build a deck
Should I hire contractor to install holiday lighting?
A dog lover's guide to invisible fences
Choosing the right fence for your home
Protect your Property from Tree Damage

The Hottest Fire Pit Designs of 2018
Fire Pits & More: Keep Warm While Entertaining Outdoors
Fire Pit Masonry: The Basics
The Secret to Creating a Secret Garden
How Do I Find a Good Deck Pro?
5 Easy Perennials To Plant This Spring
How Much Should I Expect To Pay For Deck Installation?
How Yard Drainage Can Save Your Property
How Much Do Sprinklers Cost?
Grass Alternatives For Your Lawn
Deck & Patio Additions
Exterior Lighting Maintenance Made Easy
Generating Curb Appeal
Put the Sun to Work for You
Water Saving Tips
How To Install a Pre-built Backyard Shed
What Jobs Call For a Mason?
Five Tips To Help Avoid Lawn Mowing Injuries
Top 10 Landscaping Tips To Transition From Summer To Fall
Outdoor Lighting Trends for Fall
Outdoor Entertaining: Designing the Perfect Space for Fall
Fall Tree Care: 3 Things To Do This Fall To Help Your Trees All Year
Inspiration for Beautiful Outdoor Lighting
Remodeling: Yard Tips to Consider
5 Hardscaping Features for Fall
What Are the Best Ways To Maintain Lawn Tools?
What Is a Lawn Analysis?
Atlanta Storm Saver
How To Choose The Right Fence
Garden Fertilizers: Organic or Conventional?
What Sprinkler System is Right For Me?
The Cost of Professional Fence Installation
How Much Does It Cost To Remove a Tree?
How To Choose a Lawn Care Crew
5 Emergency Repair Tips For Wooden Fences
How To Remove a Tree Stump
How To Use Grass Clippings On Your lawn
Georgia Zones for Grass
Infinity Pool Costs
How Do I Choose a Landscaper?
The Grass Is Greener: Lawn-Watering 101
Advanced Weed Control
3 Steps to a Mosquito-Free Yard
Bermuda Grass is Coming Up Roses
3 Lawn Care Tips For a Healthy Winter Lawn
The Benefits of Pruning and Mulching in Late Winter
Tips For Hiring a Tree Service
6 Things To Do With Autumn Leaves For a Great Lawn
How To Save Water in Your Yard This Fall
Should I consider lawn aeration this fall?

Preparing fall plants and lawns for the winter freeze
How to Create Shade in a Sunny Yard
Patios: Time to Refresh, Refinish or Rebuild?
Secrets of a weed killer: Keep your yard weed-free this summer
How much should I expect to pay to stain a deck?
How much should I expect to pay for new sod in my yard?
Sinkholes: Are You On the Brink?
What should I consider when adding a sunroom or greenhouse?
Landscaping Basics
Stripping and finishing a deck
Saltwater pool trends
How to plan a beautiful hardscape
What to consider before you build a deck
Options for In-Ground Pools
Summer lawn tips for the scorching weather
Should I hire contractor to install holiday lighting?
A dog lover's guide to invisible fences
How to winterize your yard equipment
Choosing the right fence for your home
5 tips to keep your yard beautiful this winter
How to create an outdoor space for summer parties
Five deck cleaning and maintenance tips to make it last
Georgia Planting Guide
Top ten Georgia plants for the landscape
Protect your Property from Tree Damage
Atlanta Winter Weather Emergency Guide
Gardening with vines
Spring pruning steps to tidy up your garden
Gardening Tips for Keeping Squirrels Away
Gardening tips to keep the animals at bay
5 native plants for your Atlanta garden
Landscaping around slopes in your yard
Save time and money on irrigation system repairs
What you need to know about pesticides
Lawn diseases: How to spot five different culprits
Should you consider artificial turf for your home?
Five shade trees to help shield your yard from the sun
Composting in 5 easy steps
Aeration saves your lawn from devastation
Lawn mower repair versus buying a replacement
Tips to prevent and treat mosquitoes near your home
6 reasons to hire an arborist
5 types of fencing to consider for your backyard
Raised garden beds: Do's and don't's
Garden design: Water features for a show-stopping garden
Growing a vegetable garden
Calorie-burning gardening: How to slim down and grow veggies!
Best fence installation options for dog owners
Shoo bunny! Landscaping ideas to animal-proof your veggie garden
Garden Ideas: Popular flowers and plants for spring