Pool Remodeling Ideas for Summer 2024

A minimalist pool design surrounded by hardscaping in the back of a luxury SoCal home. A depiction of a pool remodeling idea

As a seasoned builder of pools nestled in the vibrant landscapes of Southern California, I’ve witnessed firsthand the transformative power a well-designed pool can have on a home. The unique terrain and climate here present both opportunities and challenges that fuel my passion for creating aquatic oases tailored to each homeowner’s dreams. Today, I’m excited … Read more

What is Hardscape in Landscaping?

A backyards with elegant concrete steps integrated with flowers and plants.

As a proud team member at MG Construction & Decks, I am often asked, “what is hardscape in landscaping?” Hardscaping, or the use of non-living elements in landscaping, not only enhances aesthetic appeal but also increases functionality and enjoyment of outdoor spaces. Every backyard beautification project we embark on is an opportunity to blend nature … Read more

5 Tips for Picking the Perfect Outdoor Furniture

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Are you looking for the perfect outdoor furniture to complete your outdoor space? Shopping for the right pieces can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be! When shopping for outdoor or backyard furniture, it’s important to find pieces that are comfortable, stylish, and made to last. Whether you’re outfitting your outdoor for the first … Read more

Five Reasons to Convert Your Garage into a Livable Space

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For many homeowners, their garage serves as little more than storage space to keep the things that take up residence in the basement or attic. But garage conversion is gaining popularity as an affordable way to add extra living space to a home—and it can also increase the value of your property. Converting your garage … Read more

Is Deck Mold Dangerous?

Moldy Deck

Mold is a living organism. It depends on other organisms for food and survival. Mold exists in different colors such as black, white, purple, green, and orange. Black mold is commonly found on wood decks. When mold grows on deck, it may cause problems including serious health hazards. This article explains the dangers of mold … Read more

Ways to Increase Your Home Value This Year

As a homeowner, making the most of your home is a big deal because you’re keen on the worth. Thinking about how to increase home value is a sure way to build wealth. Although it is hard to predict how home appreciation works, you can work on your home’s value on the following. AESTHETIC UPDATES … Read more

Budget-Friendly Ideas for an Easy Backyard Upgrade

Backyard Upgrade

So you want a backyard upgrade without dishing out a lot of money. The great news is that there are plenty of ideas you can employ to achieve this. Many of these ideas are DIY-friendly so that you won’t have to hire a professional to do the job. However, a full-scale backyard renovation will require … Read more