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. 

Bob Kelly reading newspaper on houseboat upper deck (Photo by Mike Hentz)
Home OwnershipBoating ServicesDock Building and Repair
Bob Kelly explains the ups and downs of life on a houseboat docked in a marina in Key West, Florida. The retiree discusses buying a boat, maintenance and more.
boat on a lake
Boating ServicesDock Building and Repair
Charlotte lake users turn to local boat experts to tackle boat maintenance on Norman, Wylie and Mountain Island lakes.
three people on sailboat in open water
Boating ServicesDock Building and Repair
Regular sailboat maintenance is key to safety on the water and the long-term health of your boat. Here are four essential tips to keep your investment afloat.
red boat on lake with rainbow
Boating ServicesDock Building and Repair
When purchasing a boat, either new or used, take these four precautions to ensure a successful transaction.
sailboat on a lake with a clear sky
Boating ServicesDock Building and Repair
Tampa-area boat owners rely on expert boat repair professionals to keep their vessels and docks in shipshape condition.