Author: Randy Sorrell

A pergola was the perfect solution for a family seeking shade. (Submitted photo) 0

Column: Shade, and how the pergola won

That was the primary objective of this Zionsville home project and an oversized pergola was the ideal solution. Of course, we considered other ideas from huge cantilever umbrellas, forward thinking shade sails and even...

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Column: Build a meaty grilling station

THRILLING … the one word description of the featured grill station! It hardly seems meaty enough though. The bold confidence required to implement the first few phases of this modern project (not contemporary) was...

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Column: Summer-proof living space

Consumer confidence is very strong and our suppliers are struggling to meet demand. Oddly, there is a national shortage of respectable size trees and shrubs as a result of growers’ reluctance to spend heavily...

Randy Sorrell says that often, a few simple adjustments can transform lethargic to energetic. (Submitted photos) 0

Column: Believers of outdoor living

We continue to collect rich stories of how an incredible outdoor living space has changed a family and how they live. Fortunately, we hear them often, but this spring has been especially packed with...

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Column: The big three things to consider

The growing thirst for modern outdoor living spaces has fueled stylish visions of patios, decks, fire features, grill stations, lanais with outdoor TV sets… and the imagination of luxuries continues to blossom! The reality...