How to Make Your Home Bigger without Breaking the Bank

How to Make Your Home Bigger without Breaking the Bank

If it seems like your home is bursting at the seams, it could be that your family simply needs a little more room. But moving into a bigger home or adding an addition onto your existing space can be a costly endeavor, often requiring an additional mortgage or emptying out your savings account. Before you do anything financially drastic, consider another alternative that will give you the room you need without breaking the bank: Adding a patio cover to your home's backyard. Patio Covers Hou...

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Building Excitement in Your Own Backyard

Building Excitement in Your Own Backyard

If you don't have a patio cover, your home may be incomplete. Even if you have lived in your home for several years already, or even for decades, it's not truly finished until you add a patio cover in your backyard. That's because patio covers bring together the inside of your home with the outside world, merging the two into the perfect space for sharing good times with family and friends. Patio Covers Houston -- Indoor Fun with Outdoor Living When you add a patio cover to your home, i...

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The Time to Start Planning for Next Summer is Right Now

The Time to Start Planning for Next Summer is Right Now

Adding a patio cover to your home is a great idea. It gives you more usable space, makes your patio more versatile, and even adds value to your home. But it's not something that can be done overnight. A professionally built patio cover takes time. It needs to be planned, the proper permits need to be acquired, and the construction process needs to follow a predictable schedule. So if you want to have a luxurious, comfortable patio cover on your home in time for next summer's holiday celebr...

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Durable, Protective Patio Covers Add Value to Your Home

Durable, Protective Patio Covers Add Value to Your Home

When it comes to adding shade to the back of their houses, homeowners have a lot of choices. Some are fast and cheap, such as buying a temporary canopy made or plastic or vinyl that can be set up in just a few minutes. Others are slightly more durable, such as a thicker canvas cover that is anchored into the ground. Or a retractable cloth ceiling that can be folded up and put away when not in use. All of these will get the job done: They will provide shade over your patio where you can rel...

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Impress Dad with the Father’s Day Gift He Won’t Soon Forget

Impress Dad with the Father’s Day Gift He Won’t Soon Forget

What did you give your dad last year for Father's Day? Do you even remember? If it was another tie, it probably is hanging in the back of his closet. If it was a package of golf balls, he may have lost them already on the golf course. Either way, dad probably doesn't remember your last Father's Day gift any more than you do. But this Father's Day, you can give your dad a gift he will always remember: A sturdy, protective new patio cover by Eagle Patios! Patio Covers Houston -- The Best ...

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Leave Patio Building to the Professionals

Leave Patio Building to the Professionals

Lately, there has been a big DIY movement among homeowners. DIY stands for "Do It Yourself". For many home improvement projects, DIY can save you money and time. It also can be quite satisfying because completing a home updating project gives you "bragging rights" to your family, friends, and neighbors. Plus, given all the access homeowners have today to online reference materials, home improvement blogs, and even how-to videos, there's more information than ever to assist you in your D...

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This Spring, Bring New Life to Your Backyard with a New Patio Cover!

This Spring, Bring New Life to Your Backyard with a New Patio Cover!

Spring is the season of renewal. All the plants, some of the animals, and many of our outdoor rituals that have been dormant for the winter are waking up and coming back to new life. This spring, consider reinvigorating your backyard by adding a luxurious new patio cover to your home. Adding a new patio cover from Eagle Patios will give you an exciting new space to entertain, relax, and enjoy the wonderful spring weather. Patio Covers Houston -- Think Spring! In Houston, it's been a rel...

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How Long Will It Take to Build Your Patio Cover?

How Long Will It Take to Build Your Patio Cover?

When a homeowner decides they would like to add a patio cover to their house, they generally would like the job to be done as soon as possible so they can enjoy comfort, privacy, and security right in their own backyard. So the first question we typically get asked by new clients is, "When will my patio cover be finished?" The answer can depend on a lot of factors, not all of which can be controlled. Patio Covers Houston -- Construction Time The actual construction of the patio cover us...

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An Unexpected Use for Your Houston Patio Cover

An Unexpected Use for Your Houston Patio Cover

Adding a patio cover to your Houston area home has a lot of benefits. It gives you an outdoor extension of your home where you can entertain, relax, or just escape from the East Texas sun. But there's another benefit to having a backyard patio cover that isn't as obvious. Besides providing a place to gather with family, friends, and neighbors, it also can serve as an extension of your garage -- at least temporarily. Patio Covers Houston -- Shelter from the Sun Depending on the way your ...

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Rebuilding in Houston? Why Not Add a Patio Cover?

Rebuilding in Houston? Why Not Add a Patio Cover?

Drive through any neighborhood in Houston these days and you are sure to see the same thing: Homes and businesses under construction. As the region recovers from the summer's violent storms and flooding, slowly but surely the city of Houston is being rebuilt. If you are already doing repairs or improvements to your home, you might consider adding a patio cover to make your backyard more functional and comfortable for your family and friends. Patio Covers Houston -- Adding a Patio Cover ...

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