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    How to Decorate Your Balcony for the Holidays

    With the holidays fast approaching, you need all the space you can get—especially as many of this year’s celebrations will move outside as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. In any case, whether you’re hosting a small number of family members or just want to make your balcony area a little more festive, these holiday […]

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    Planning to Have Your Thanksgiving Outdoors? How to Prepare for Your Big Event

    Enjoying Thanksgiving “al fresco” can lend a new and pleasant twist to the annual holiday, especially in areas used to mild autumn temperatures. Hosting Thanksgiving outdoors has also become a necessary safety measure in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially as public health officials have advised against hosting guests indoors. Even if you live in […]

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    How to Prevent Water Damage to Your Balcony

    While having quick access to the outdoors is the primary benefit of a balcony, it’s also the greatest drawback: Rain, snow, and other weather can cause water damage to your balcony’s surfaces and structural components over time. Left unchecked, this damage can make your balcony unsafe to use—or, at the very least, unsightly to look […]

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    5 Common Causes of Balcony Damage

    Balconies are exposed to the outdoors and, thus, are highly vulnerable to damage. A membrane protects underlying materials from water intrusion, whether it is exposed or covered with wood planking or concrete. Damage can still occur. Here are the leading causes plus reasons to have regular balcony maintenance. 1. Lack of Drainage Without proper drainage, […]

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    Designing the Ideal Pool Deck

    The ideal pool deck should strike a perfect balance between form and function, serving as a visually stunning gathering place while also providing a safe surface for (wet) foot traffic. As a result, there’s a lot to consider when designing your pool deck. This short guide will explore a few of the most crucial considerations. […]

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    Live by the Beach? These 7 Home Upgrades Prevent Environmental Damage

    It’s wonderful to live by the beach, but the beach can take its toll on your property over time; salty sea spray, changing tides, and powerful storms can wear away and corrode your property. As a result, you’ll need to be extra vigilant when it comes to protecting your beach property from the elements. Here […]

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    Planter Design Ideas

    Integrating planters on your property is possible without sacrificing space or straining your budget. Our home waterproofing contractors can professionally install waterproof planter boxes that keep your plants healthy. With that in mind, there are many planter box ideas worth considering. Creating the Perfect Planter The possibilities are practically infinite. Numerous household items will do, […]

  • How to Make Your Pool Safer

    Your swimming pool is a great place to have fun and cool off—at least until someone slips or drowns, that is. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, over 300 American children under the age of five drown in swimming pools every year, with most victims usually only having been missing for less than five […]

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    The Benefits of Waterproofing Your Deck

    Deck surfaces can last for many decades with proper maintenance such as waterproofing. Our waterproofing contractors understand how concrete and other materials hold up in Southern California’s climate, exposure to rain and other water sources, and varying levels of use. Over time, water erodes and breaks down concrete. Combined with daily wear and tear, this […]

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    The Ultimate Deck Safety Checklist

    Decks are great places to unwind, relax, read a book, enjoy meals outdoors, cook on the grill, and more. You need to make sure you and your family are safe and secure on your deck. With people spend more time at home and outdoors, now is a great time to complete our ultimate deck safety […]