What is the difference between quartz and pebble plaster?

Are you building a new pool or is your existing pool needing a make-over?  One of the many decisions that go into building or remodeling a pool is the interior finish also commonly known as plaster.  Plaster manufacturers, types and colors are plentiful.  Let Allied Outdoor Solutions help you with this complex and sometimes confusing […]

Pool Deck Options

Are you like one of our clients before they called Allied Outdoor Solutions who is tired of burning their feet on a hot pool deck or splashing your coping to cool it down before you can sit on it?  We are here to help. Let us help you navigate through all of your choices for […]

What materials are best for temperature in the Texas and Arizona summer?

Are you like one of our clients before they called Allied Outdoor Solutions who is tired of burning their feet on a hot pool deck or splashing your coping to cool it down before you can sit on it?  We are here to help. Let us help you navigate  through all of your choices for […]

What is the difference between a patio cover and a pergola?

If you are like many of our clients they love being outside but want a place to relax in the shade.  Two of the most common shade structures are known as pergolas and covered patios.  Patio Covers typically provide you with 100% shade protection while pergolas have an open top that provides you with partial […]

How Should I Pick My Outdoor Living Concrete Contractor?

Prior to the start of any outdoor living space project, it is important to do research on your contractor. There are numerous companies that have a specific focus.  Some contractors focus on certain materials or types of projects which can lead you to a less than desirable outcome for your project and home.   Beyond […]

How is Carvestone different from a paver solution?

Allied Outdoor Solutions installs all hardscape options in order to deliver the best option for our clients needs .  Two hardscape options that our project consultants get asked to differentiate between are Carvestone and pavers.   It makes sense that we are asked to clarify the difference because both Carvestone and pavers can be used […]

How is Carvestone different from stamped concrete?

  How is Carvestone different from stamped concrete? As you can see from the above photo, both Carvestone and stamped concrete are solutions that can beautify any area around your home. When we visit your residence for a free consultation we can offer professional advice to ensure your needs and wants are filled ensuring we […]

Get Your Pool More Use with a Few New Backyard Additions

While raising a family and living in a rental, you may have learned about all the home features that your household wants and needs. If a pool showed up on the list of wants for everyone in your family, you may have made sure to buy a house that came with a pool already installed. […]

Old Pool Patio Falling Short? Allied Outdoor Solutions has the Answer

Old Pool Patio Falling Short? Allied Outdoor Solutions has the Answer   The summer season is here. Family and friends are seeking out your outdoor pool and living space as the perfect escape to beat the heat of summer days. The pool is pristine and ready for the season. The furniture is stylish and functional. […]

Turn Your Houston, Texas Outdoor Living Space into Your Own Personalized Paradise

Are you a Houston homeowner looking to enhance your outdoor living space?  If so, then we are the team for you.  Here at Allied Outdoor Solutions we offer a full lineup of outdoor living areas that will not only provide you with a new setting for all those family gatherings and parties, but will also […]