Outdoor Living Basics

Today, many individuals are taking their home decor and living spaces outside. Outdoor living can consist of designing and creating unique outdoor spaces through construction or landscaping projects - from staining decks to building a koi pond with a cascading waterfall we've got you covered. Homeowners are building outdoor kitchens and fireplaces for entertaining purposes, while others are installing unique lighting concepts to reveal the beauty of their yardwork at night. Whichever project you decide to tackle, Angie's List is here to help you figure out the best way to begin transforming your outdoor living space. 

above ground swimming pool enclosed in a deck with chairs and an umbrella
Swimming Pools
Trying to decide between an above ground and in-ground pool? There’s a lot to consider.
A pool house near a pool
Swimming Pools
After recently moving into their new home, Angie’s List member Marc Scibelli and his wife decided to convert their unfinished pool shed into a beautiful pool house.
Pool installation
Swimming Pools
You may save more money and have fewer hassles if you install a swimming pool in the fall.
Swimming Pools
Understanding chemicals is crucial for pool maintenance.
Light vinyl flooring
With such a wide variety of flooring options at your disposal, sometimes it’s tough to tell the differences of different types.