Articles by: Alissa Martinez

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5 Reasons to Add a Custom Pergola to Your Home

Do you love entertaining when the weather is nice outside? Do you enjoy being outside on the patio but can’t handle the Texas heat? Do you need shade to take care of your precious plants? Then, you may consider adding a custom pergola to your home. Typically featured in large patios or decks and gardens or park areas, pergolas are large, open outdoor structures that offer versatility in design and structure. A patio pergola can […]

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The Difference Between Weathered or Corten Steel and Carbon Steel

With patina or a weathered look as a new style for outdoor projects, we’ve received a lot of requests for corten steel projects such as planter boxes and edging. But did you know that not all weathered steel is corten steel?  Read on to learn the difference between weathered steel or corten and carbon steel and determine which one is right for you. Weathered or Corten Steel Weathering steel is a family of low carbon […]

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Modern Vent Hood

Our inspiration for this modern stand out vent hood came from the home’s modern look. The homebuilder wanted a statement piece that would really make the kitchen stand out. The gold metal trim of this unique piece complements the black finish and makes the vent hood really pop against the colorful granite wall. The stunning vent hood, which measures a whopping 8 ft x 6 ft., is definitely the focal point of this beautiful, modern […]

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