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Stay Cool Dallas/Fort Worth, Cool-Off has Arrived

After many years in Houston, TX, we’ve moved our offices to the beautiful Dallas/Fort Worth area and have been creating great success with and for local businesses and residents alike. From helping hospitality businesses like the Sisu Boutique and Marisco’s Seafood Shack capitalize by keeping their patios open in otherwise preventative weather conditions to keeping […]

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Keeping Cool Beyond OSHA

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) can trace its history back to President Nixon’s signature in 1970.  Driven by calls from labor unions and the increasing reality of deaths and disabilities in many industries, both OSHA and its sidekick NIOSH were born.  Interestingly, OSHA became a division of the Department of Labor while NIOSH […]

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How to Design and Build a Stone or Brick Patio

There’s nothing more rewarding than getting your hands dirty, investing your time, energy and sweat into creating something of your own. Designing and building a brick or stone patio is an excellent project that will reap benefits year after year. If you’re considering taking on this project, here is some practical, step-by-step advice to help […]

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Creative & Fun Holiday Gift Ideas & Patio Accessories Buying Guide

Believe it or not, the holidays are fast approaching, which means many of us will be scrambling to come up with the perfect gift idea for each of our loved ones. But what about those on your list who are incredibly hard to buy for? What about the person who “has everything”? How can you […]

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Patio Heaters 101 – Everything You Need to Know

Now that the calendar has flipped and the weather in most areas is starting to get cooler, it’s time to start thinking about packing things up and storing them away until the spring. Or, is it? Perhaps instead, you might consider investing in a patio heater. These machines are versatile, easy to use, safe and […]

5 Reasons You Need to Invest in a Patio Heater

Whether you own a home or a business, investing in a patio heater can provide you with a great number of benefits. In addition to the obvious feature of adding warmth to your outdoor space, patio heaters can also provide the perfect cozy ambiance and even pull together your outdoor décor. If you’ve been thinking […]