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A well-designed patio is one that you will want to keep using throughout the seasons. To some people having a great patio means being able to retreat into your own little world, while to others it’s the perfect venue to entertain and impress your guests. Whatever your reasons for having one, it’s important that you always keep it interesting and comfortable enough for you to keep hanging out there to really make the most of it. Here are some tips:

When it comes to giving your home a quick (and relatively low-cost) remodeling job, nothing beats changing out color schemes. A different palette can make a huge change on how your home is perceived, and even more so on your patio. Most alfresco design Perth homeowners work with are centered on a rustic, natural aesthetic; usually to go with the lovely timber use for their ceilings and floors, but there’s more to your patio than just a natural wood finish.

One of the best ways to improve the value of your property is to make it appealing not only on paper, but from an outsider's’ point of view as well. Making your home appealing to onlookers - or “curb appeal” can do a lot of good in improving your property value.

The past few years have seen some of the biggest leaps forward in terms of technology - which in turn extends to all other industries and aspects of life; including home improvements.For every techie homeowner the dream of having a tricked-out home requires you to always keep up with the times. If you’re looking for the freshest gadgets to add to your home, here are some that are worth checking out:

For most homeowners the whole point of having a patio is to enjoy the outdoors from the comforts of your own home. Having a patio is a great way to spend a warm evening relaxing or entertaining guests. With the freedom of the outdoors comes the possible presence of unwanted guests though - and we’re not talking about deadbeat freeloading friends. Bugs, flies, mosquitoes; these are just some pests that could ruin your perfectly planned al fresco design, which is why we’ve put together some quick pointers to help you keep your patio pest-free.