With summer in full swing, all we want to do is soak up the sun, lounge by the pool and enjoy being outside. Of course, we can’t help but want a little luxury and convenience when the temperatures rise. To help with that, we’ve rounded up the perfect poolside furniture and accessories to make our time outdoors as relaxing as it is fun.

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Summer is finally here, ushering in the season of outdoor entertaining, pool parties and grill master feasts. Whether hanging out in the backyard with the family or inviting guests over for a summertime gathering this is the time of year to make the most use of your outdoor space. There’s no better time than the start of the season to spruce up the backyard with fresh tech and style. That’s why we’ve rounded up our favorite outdoor living trends for summer 2016 to inspire your makeover before all the fun begins!

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Father’s Day is just around the corner. It’s time to show the dads in your life the appreciation they deserve with unique gifts — even if they’re last minute. Can’t seem to find something better than the old golf club pen, cuff links or tie clip? We’ve got you covered. Check out our roundup of the freshest takes on traditional Father’s Day gifts, for the most memorable gift-giving year yet.

 

 

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It’s National Barbecue Month! For many of us, it’s the start of grilling season: time to gather our favorite recipes and backyard grill accessories, enjoy the warm weather and host BBQ parties in our outdoor spaces. We’ve rounded up our favorite grilling essentials for memorable outdoor food and fun this season.

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Design Builders, Inc. is a residential design build company committed to designing and constructing high-end outdoor living spaces in the Washington, D.C. metro area. They’ve installed over 300 deck, screen porch, sunroom and addition projects, integrating products such as Infratech heaters into their beautiful outdoor spaces. Knowing their personal, client-focused approach to design, we were eager to speak with founder and president James Moylan to learn about the ways they work with customers to find the best personalized solutions for specific outdoor projects and lifestyles.

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