It's truly spring in Texas! With the great weather we've been itching to spend more time outside on our back patio. We painted the patio last spring, and since then have been toying around with resurfacing our covered patio since the finish isn't in the best shape. Unfortunately, after researching we realized it was going … Continue reading Patio wrap up
This update actually happened a little while ago, but here it is! When we last checked in with the backyard we had cut down some tree-bushes, seeded, and tossed the rotted fenceposts. Since then we also power washed the fence, replaced the missing fenceposts, and stained it all! The drought this summer wasn't very good … Continue reading Backyard Update
Now that we're back in TX with no crazy plans on the horizon we've jumped back into home reno projects. So - we went ahead and finished off "building" the garden - now just for plants! So as far as improvements go... - We built boxes - Unexpectedly had to get a new A/C unit... … Continue reading Garden Alley – update!
Our backyard is situated in such a way that the entire yard gets a fair amount of shade, other than by the AC unit. So over in AC alley we've decided to completely get rid of the grass and make it a graveled garden with raised beds! I knew I wanted to use cedar if … Continue reading Garden Alley
First renovation post about our backyard transformation!