Spend Thanksgiving Gathered Around the Fire

Dining Height Fire Table

Even though summer barbecue season is in the past, there are still plenty of occasions when getting together outside can be a pleasurable experience, especially with our temperate weather here in Southern California. To ensure that everyone is comfortable, you will probably want to add a fire feature to your backyard oasis. Here are some […]

Back Porch Design Ideas

When is the last time you really looked at the back porch of your home? Does it need a bit of TLC? If you and your family are more likely to hang out around the pool or gather around a fire pit in the backyard, the porch that provides egress to the yard may get […]

What Can You Do With a Propane Fire Pit Table

Under the category of multipurpose outdoor furniture is the propane fire pit table. Both a dining table and a source of heat for your luxury outdoor living space, this is one item that is sure to become the most popular place to hang out. Here is everything you need to know about buying and installing […]

Best Outdoor Furniture for Your Beach House Part I

If you are fortunate enough to have a beach house to spend summers and weekends, then you know how important it is to make sure it well-equipped and comfortable. Rather than rushing into buying furnishings for the outdoor living space, take a bit of time and think about what is needed and where it should […]

Barlow Tyrie Outdoor Dining Must Have Furniture

outdoor dining table and chairs

The holiday season unofficially kicks off after Halloween. Yes, it’s that time of year again – parties and dinners and events all meant to celebrate fall and winter festivities. If you scaled back your holiday events last year due to safety concerns, this may be the year to go all out. But it still may […]

Wraparound Porch Decorating Ideas

Are you lucky enough to have a wraparound porch at your home? Once a popular feature in site-built homes of past decades, the wraparound porch is becoming less common – but no less functional. A covered, wraparound porch provides lots of extra space, seasonal opportunities, and the comfort of an old-fashioned experience entertaining or simply […]

Indoor and Screen Porch Design Ideas

As many of us spent more time at home in the past year, home improvement was the name of the game. Perhaps you took on new landscaping projects or finally renovated your kitchen or bath. Some of you may have taken the time to enclose your back porch in order to comfortably use that outdoor […]

5 Fresh Outdoor Dining Set Ideas

Treasure Garden umbrella

San Diego residents are some of the luckiest in the country. We can easily enjoy al fresco dining nearly all year round due to temperate weather and lack of ice and snow. So why not plan now to upgrade your outdoor dining area so you can start using it right away? Here are a handful […]

Make Plans for the Perfect Outdoor Living Room

How long has it been since you’ve taken a good, long look at your backyard oasis and found ways to make it more comfortable, more efficient and more livable? With the advent of the new year, now is an ideal time to perfect your perfect outdoor living room. Try these tips for enhancing the outdoor […]

Your Luxury Backyard Oasis Starts with Black Sands

Black Sands dining table and dining chairs

Now is the perfect time to start thinking about how you can transform your blah backyard into a sumptuous oasis meant for rest and relaxation. After all, you will soon be using your outdoor space again day and night to enjoy the cool Pacific breezes and bask in the San Diego sun. Of course, you […]

No More Pit of Misery: It’s Time to Update to the Best Firepit

Now is the perfect time of year to upgrade your outdoor space so you can use it all year round. And since there is still a chill in the air, focusing on everyone’s favorite luxury outdoor living room addition – the firepit – is a great place to start. Here are our suggestions for transforming […]

5 Romantic Reasons to Add an Outdoor Gas Fireplace

Mariposa outdoor fireplace

With Valentine’s Day coming soon, we thought it appropriate to focus an article this month on romance. Yes, love is in the air, and it will be even easier to treat yourself and someone special to a romantic evening when you install an outdoor gas fireplace in your luxury outdoor living space. An Outdoor Gas […]

Outdoor Dining as Part of Your New Year’s Resolutions

If you are like the majority of Americans, you resolved to make this the year that you will eat better, get healthy and perhaps lose a few pounds. But did you ever consider how a few additions to your luxury outdoor living space may help you achieve those goals? Take a moment and read through […]

Tropitone® Outdoor Furniture – Commercial Grade and Effortless Sophistication

tropitone Mia collection

Are you looking for pieces to furnish your outdoor living space that can be customized with your choice of finishes and fabrics? Are you looking for outdoor furniture that is durable but incorporates casual, yet sophisticated style? Then look no further than the Tropitone Furniture Company’s collections of contemporary and traditional patio table sets, chaise […]