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Tips to Extend Your Patio Season Year Round

Tips to Extend Your Patio Season Year Round

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Sep 13, 2018

Fall is drawing near and homeowners are starting to think about how to keep enjoying their outdoor space despite the drop in temperatures. Fall is one of the best times to enjoy time outdoors due to the beautiful change in leaves as well as more comfortable temperatures. Check out these helpful tips to extend your patio season year-round: Add A Heat Source Cooler temperatures will mean that you may...

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How to Create the Ultimate Outdoor Entertaining Area

How to Create the Ultimate Outdoor Entertaining Area

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Aug 04, 2018

Inviting friends and family over to your home is easier to do once you have a fantastic outdoor entertaining area. Your home will become the envy of others and the regular spot for all of your friends to stop by and hang out. Check out these ways to create the ultimate outdoor entertaining area that will keep your house status at party central: Comfortable Seating Having enough seating for everyone...

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8 Tips for Landscaping Around Your Above Ground Pool or Hot Tub

8 Tips for Landscaping Around Your Above Ground Pool or Hot Tub

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Jun 22, 2018

Whether you recently installed a new pool or hot tub, or are simply looking to rejuvenate your backyard space, here are some handy tips on summer landscaping around a backyard water feature.   1. Plan and prepare in advance   If you haven’t yet installed your new pool or hot tub, you’re in luck. Now is a great time to begin planning out exactly where you want everything to...

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Opening Your Pool (Yay!)

Opening Your Pool (Yay!)

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Apr 05, 2018

It's time to open your pool!

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How To Choose An Eliptical

How To Choose An Eliptical

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Feb 06, 2018

Ellipticals are a superb low-impact home exercise choice for virtually anyone. But, as with any investment in fitness equipment, our very best advice is “Don’t buy it until you’ve tested it the way you’ll use it.”

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Tips To Create The Perfect Home Gym

Tips To Create The Perfect Home Gym

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Jan 25, 2018

How you plan and set up your workout area will play a big part in achieving your results. Here are some tips for creating a functional, motivating space in your home.

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5 Tips To Maintain Your Spa In Winter

5 Tips To Maintain Your Spa In Winter

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Nov 29, 2017

Using your outdoor hot tub during the colder months is a great experience. It’s a delightful mix of hot water with the cool winter air on your face. There are a few things to keep in mind when keeping your spa open in the winter: Before it gets too cold, drain and thoroughly scrub your tub then refill. You will not want to do this once it’s below freezing so get it done now. It’s...

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