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 […]

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 […]

Get Ready to Entertain with Your New Outdoor Living Areas

Summer will be here before you know it. Warm weather and longer days will sneak in when you aren’t looking. Weekend cookouts and pool parties will become the norm, and many an evening will be spent outside sipping lemonade and watching the sun go down. Outdoor living areas can enhance your summer experience in many […]

Trends in Outdoor Living Areas

Trends in Outdoor Living Areas   Outdoor living areas  have become increasing popular and more sophisticated over the past several years, with many elements once considered trendy now considered mainstream must-haves. Consider how hot tubs, for example, have gone from novelty luxuries to almost standard features, and not just in temperate climes. There’s nothing like […]

Add Personality to Your Austin, Texas Home

If Austin, Texas is known for one thing, it is our unique sense of individuality, like the unofficial slogan of Austin says, “Keep Austin Weird.” Austin is the 11th most populated city in the United States, and it’s residents thrive on diversity. Austin is the home of many different people; students, both domestic and international, government employees, […]

Patio Contractor for Your Phoenix Home

Find a Patio Contractor for Your Phoenix Home Whether you are building a new home or redoing your landscape, you want the space outside your home to be as enjoyable as inside your home. Make your own yard a private getaway by hiring a patio contractor to create a beautiful and functional patio you can enjoy. After […]

Are Overlays on Driveways an Alternative to Re-Pouring?

Are Overlays on Driveways an Alternative to Re-Pouring?   Driveways have to stand up to a lot of punishment. In addition to constant exposure to wind and rain, sun and snow, heat and cold, they’re constantly being rolled over by multi-ton vehicles, used as hosting areas for basketball games, and dozens of other activities. With […]

New Look with A Carvestone Patio

New Year, New Look with A Carvestone Patio With the new year, many of us think about the year ahead and what we can do to improve our homes. Are our walkways and driveways looking tired? Have the pool deck and patio seen better days? Is it just time for a change?When it’s time to upgrade your […]

Resurface Your Walkway

Resurface Your Walkway For Your Visitors’ Sake Are you starting to get bored by the dull appearance of your concrete walkway? Then maybe it’s time to resurface your walkway.Your walkway is what visitors first encounter when stopping by at your house, and there’s only one chance to make a first impression. Instead of having them walk […]

Invest in Concrete Overlay

Invest in Sidewalk Concrete Overlay Once It Starts Wearing Down Heavily Although the concrete on your property can last for a long time, especially when it is laid down correctly in the first place, you may have bought a home that has a severely aged concrete sidewalk. Instead of letting it continue to get worse […]