The New Year is a time to reflect on the previous year and set goals for the upcoming year. Many focus on improving their health and wellness, furthering their education, seizing employment advancements, or making improvements around their home.

One of those improvements could be your home’s curb appeal and outdoor living spaces. What do you like about your landscaping or hardscaping? What don’t you like? What would make your outdoor space more inviting?

Make a list, sketch out ideas, and plan for the warm weather.

Any enhancements to your yard and outdoor living space can increase the value of your home and increase your enjoyment. Here are some ideas for turning your outdoor living space into an oasis for entertainment and relaxation.


Fences are suited for many purposes:  they provide protection and security, boundaries, aesthetics, and an investment in your home. Whether white-washed wood, composite, vinyl, or metal, fencing defines your personal outside living spaces. Fencing allows you to live your life outside without eyes peering into your family activities while also providing a level of security.


Patios provide additional living space in your home. A patio, deck or lanai, is a great way to enjoy the outdoors away from busy work schedules and obligations. A patio is a perfect way to extend your living space, creating an ideal spot to relax and soak in the sun and providing an open area for outdoor entertaining.


A firepit is the most popular upgrade to outdoor living spaces. A Firepit provides the perfect focal point for your backyard and creates a warm cozy atmosphere. Firepits comfort us and provide a place for relaxation. Firepits range in size, shape and cost, so there are options to fit every budget and need.

Your backyard is so much more than grass and trees. Your yard can become a home vacation spot of infinite relaxation and a place to create fun-loving memories. The professionals at Artistic Tree and Landscape Creations have been transforming ordinary yards into beautiful spaces with fencing, patios, and firepits. Contact us at 412-303-4443 to create your dream back yard!