All entries filed under “Patio”

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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5 Recipes To Make Around A Fire Table

5 Recipes To Make Around A Fire Table

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Oct 25, 2017

There are some pretty creative foods you can cook around your fire table that everyone of all ages will enjoy. The weather may be cooling down but that's an even better reason to grab a hoodie and gather friends and family around a warm fire. Get in the mood with one of these recipes... S’mores: There can’t be a fire pit recipe list without s’mores. You can’t go wrong with...

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How to Prep Patio Furniture For Winter

How to Prep Patio Furniture For Winter

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Oct 15, 2017

With summer gone and cooler weather on the horizon, it's important to make sure outdoor patio furniture is cared for properly to be just like new come spring. See below for tips on cleaning and storing your patio furniture to keep it in tip-top shape. Furniture FramesCleaning: Use mild soap and warm water. Do not use abrasive materials, cleansers or bleach products. Rinse with clean water and dry...

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Host An End Of Summer Party

Host An End Of Summer Party

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Aug 20, 2015

        An End-of-Summer Party can be a fun idea for your kids or even as an adult-only party. A good time to host a kid’s party is around the time school starts. It would be a great celebration after the first week of school. Another option is to host it in September the weekend before or after the First Day of Autumn.   Whether the party is for the kids or the grown-ups...

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Why Tropitone?

Why Tropitone?

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Apr 04, 2013

Tropitone® Outdoor Patio Furniture Satisfying The Requirements of Those Who Design & Use The World's Most EnjoyableResidential Outdoor Spaces Since 1954 Our Goal Tropitone's goal is to provide our customers what they want, when they want it – the first time, every time. We may never fully achieve that goal. But we will never stop trying. Heritage Back in the early 1950's,...

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Jensen Leisure -  Wood furniture

Jensen Leisure - Wood furniture

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Apr 04, 2013

WHAT IS FOREST CERTIFICATION? Credible forest certification involves an independent, third-party system of inspection and tracking of timber and other forest products to ensure that forests are managed in a way that preserves ecosystems, biodiversity, and water quality; that respects the rights of workers, indigenous peoples, and forest dependent communities; and that is lawful and economically viable...

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Removing Mildew From Your Outdoor Patio Furniture

Removing Mildew From Your Outdoor Patio Furniture

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Feb 08, 2012

With Spring right around the corner, you may need to do a bit of patio clean-up. Mildew is greyish-white or yellow in color. If left untreated, mildew can damage your furniture so you’ll want to take some steps to prevent this problem. First, you should always wash your patio furniture at least twice during the summer season by either hosing it down cleaning it with soapy water. For tougher...

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Tips to Choosing the Right Patio Collection

Tips to Choosing the Right Patio Collection

Posted by The Great Escape Blog | Apr 07, 2011

There are many things to consider when choosing outdoor furniture. One thing you don't have to worry about at The Great Escape is quality. Our patio furniture is built to last, giving you years and years of enjoyment.

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