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Stay toasty during cool summer nights with these throws

No—throws are not just a blanket, they’re an accessory.

Tossed over the arm of a chair or laid out on the lawn, they add charm and comfort to any outdoor space. Varied in thickness, material, and size, throws are an easy way to create a homey environment without the need of much furniture.

Plus, they provide warmth on chilly nights and protect skin from mosquitos!

Click through Pool, Spa & Patios’ slideshow of throws you … Continue reading Stay toasty during cool summer nights with these throws

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Four bathing suit trends to try this summer

What bathing suit should I wear? This question—which often overwhelmes us as the tides of summer approach—can cause high levels of confusion and stress.

With so many cuts, colours, and prints available, making a choice is difficult. Thankfully, Pools, Spas & Patios has gone through a number of styles and put together four easy-to-wear swimwear trends to help you make a solid, ‘staycation’-worthy decision.

First on the radar: the classic one-piece. This universally flattering full-body … Continue reading Four bathing suit trends to try this summer

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Why hammocks are a must-have in the backyard

Whether you’re looking to enjoy a good book and sunbathe by the pool or are ready for an afternoon nap, hammocks are a great way to improve your outdoor experience.

Tied to trees or a stand, they offer supreme comfort while adding a unique touch to any backyard. As a practical substitute for traditional patio furniture, hammocks can accommodate unexpected party guests and provide shade. They create a relaxed atmosphere, and (best of all) … Continue reading Why hammocks are a must-have in the backyard

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