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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As outdoor-entertaining continues with the new spring season, we love any excuse to add new, unique pieces to our backyard to wow our guests and revamp the space. We’ve collected some of our favorite modern-style outdoor furniture and accessories to inspire your outdoor-living upgrades as you continue to host through the warm-weather seasons.

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When it comes to throwing parties, we’d all love the event to come together as seamlessly and hassle-free as possible. As the weather starts to get warm and the parties move outdoors, there are many factors to consider. These must-know tips will help you keep up your top-notch host reputation through the sunny seasons.

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