Take your vacation in your backyard.  Use this checklist to help you create your outdoor oasis.


  • Faux Wicker
  • Cast Aluminum
  • Extruded Aluminum
  • Wrought Aluminum
  • Wrought Iron

Dining tables and chairs, chaise lounges, sofas, lounge chairs, spring chairs, ottomans, chat tables, etc. Create a relaxed atmosphere for your family and friends.


  • Ponds
  • Waterfalls
  • Water Features
  • Table, Wall or Floor Fountains

The sound of water creates a tranquil soothing effect.


  • Wood or Trex Deck
  • Non-wood deck tiles
  • Pavers
  • Stamped concrete
  • Slate
  • Stones

Whatever you choose, make sure your area is large enough for seating, cooking and eating with family and freinds.  Use Landscaping as a border around your outdoor area for privacy but protecting your view.


  • Awnings (any size)
  • Umbrellas (6′ to 13′; 10 X 13; 8 X 11)
  • Pergola
  • Garden Pavilions 12 X 12

You may want to protect your outdoor room from the sun or create a shaded area by including an awning, umbrellas or a pergola in your plan.


  • Path and landscape lighting
  • Accent lighting for statuary, trees and other points of interest will provide light to your outside room after the sun goes down.
  • Treasure Garden makes rechargeable lights that clamp to the inside of your umbrella poles

Outdoor Heat

  • Outdoor Fire Pits are available in a variety of sizes either in gas or wood.
  • Outdoor fireplaces
  • Chimineas
  • Outdoor gas heaters
  • Outdoor electric infra-red or halogen heaters

Sitting on comfortable furniture with friends or family in the backyard on a cool summer evening with a warm fire and a dinner sizzling on the grill is pure pleasure.

Incorporate an outdoor fireplace, fire pit, chiminea or heater to either take the chill off a summer evening or extend the season of your outdoor room in the spring or fall season.


Outdoor kitchens – grill tops, smoker ovens, sinks, beverage/cocktail centers, refrigerators, wine coolers, ice makers. Barbecue grills, and pizza ovens (wood or gas) they all available for your outdoor living area

Outdoor Televisions

  • SunBrite TV has a variety of outdoor flat screen TVs for outdoor viewing.

Other Items

  • Outdoor Sound Systems
  • Play equipment for children
  • Rugs
  • Fans
  • Fountains
  • Outdoor Ping Pong or Pool table