Stories Tagged - backyard
Aug. 04, 2022 | Sarah Gillman
Calgary summers always seem to fly by and, with the limited time we get in the sweet sunshine, it’s important to make every moment count outside. Your backyard or patio can serve as your living room for the summer season, and making a few small changes can make it seem like a brand-new outdoor oasis.
July 19, 2021 | Gerald Vander Pyl
An urban hen licensing program is in the planning stages and is expected to be launched by spring 2022, with initial permits capped at 100 households through 2023.
July 15, 2021 | Tyler Difley
Especially in the summer months, when outdoor spaces often look their best, a well-staged backyard can be a major selling point and might just help you seal the deal with a buyer.
March 30, 2021 | Natalie Noble
Convenience and productivity converge in the backyard office, with interest among Calgarians at an all-time high
Competing for space with pets, children, a spouse or roommates can steal concentration quickly. As a result, backyard offices have become a trendy way to create a healthy boundary between home and work.
March 01, 2021 | Gerald Vander Pyl
July 27, 2020 | Geoff Geddes
If you're new to the grilling game or your current barbecue has seen better days, it might be time to go shopping. However, there are some key points to consider before you buy.
July 02, 2020 | Tyler Difley
So, there's no time like the present to make the most of that space. Here are six easy ways to spruce up your yard and create the outdoor oasis you've always wanted.
June 26, 2019 | Gerald Vander Pyl
June 12, 2019 | Donna Balzer
We'd love to live on a lake, but we don't. Luckily, the sound of water attracts wildlife to the 60-centimetre-wide, recirculating bird bath on our tiny back patio. Under a tree, next to our sitting area and in plain view of our indoor dining table, our water feature has become the virtual reality show of our garden.
April 18, 2018 | Gerald Vander Pyl
Given Calgary's sometimes seemingly endless winters, it's important to make the most of summer.
That's why people have embraced landscaping trends that create outdoor living spaces in their own backyard.