The Ultimate Escape from the Hot Texas Sun

The Ultimate Escape from the Hot Texas Sun

Texas is hot. In summertime and even other times of the year, the sun can be blazing and unrelenting. So keeping out of the sun isn't just a good idea, it's necessary for survival. Adding a patio cover to your backyard is one of the wisest investments you can make in your home. Not only does it add a barrier between you and the angry Texas sun in the heat of summer, but it also gives your family a safe, comfortable, and even luxurious space in which to enjoy each other's company. A Whole N...

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Patio Covers Offer Protection from the Elements

Patio Covers Offer Protection from the Elements

Texas has a reputation for doing everything big. And that includes its weather. Summers in Texas are hot and sunny. Winters in Texas can be wet and rainy. And fall and spring often offer alternating high winds, vast temperature changes, and even severe weather. So for the Texas homeowner, protecting their families while maximizing comfort and luxury is a priority. That's why many are considering patio covers by Eagle Patios. Outdoor Comfort and Security Add a patio cover to your home...

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This Year’s New Year’s Resolution? A New Patio Cover!

This Year’s New Year’s Resolution? A New Patio Cover!

Could 2020 be the year that changes everything for you and your family? It will be if you make this year's New Year's resolution to add a beautiful new patio cover to your home! A patio cover adds both comfort and luxury to your backyard. You and your family can relax beneath the sprawling shade of your new patio cover protected from both the elements and the prying eyes of your neighbors and passersby. But your patio cover also can add value to your property. Even if you aren't planning o...

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Patio Covers 101: The Basics

Patio Covers 101: The Basics

An increasing number of homeowners are considering adding a patio cover to their home -- and for good reason. Patio covers offer shade and comfort while still providing access to the great Texas weather. But they also offer value. A well-built, attractive patio cover built in the right spot of your home can increase its potential resale value. Even if you aren't planning to move for many years, or even decades, from now it's good to know that your investment in a patio cover will pay big divi...

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Patio Placement Is Key to Its Success

Patio Placement Is Key to Its Success

When considering adding a patio cover to your home, the first major decision you need to make is where to put it. The answer isn't always as obvious as you think. Most homes are built according to a traditional footprint: The front of the house faces the street and the rear of the house abuts a backyard. On either side are other homes. But what happens when your house isn't traditional? Texas Patio Builders -- Determining Patio Placement You may live in a home that has a street on the si...

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Stamped Concrete Is Distinctive

Stamped Concrete Is Distinctive

The problem with living in the suburbs or another planned community is that all the houses tend to look alike. While that may cost-effective for the builder, it can cause consternation for the homeowner -- especially one who prides themself on being unique. But municipal zoning rules often prevent homeowners from making big, dramatic changes to the way their home looks. Neighbors can also complain if, for example, you were to paint your home an unusual color or substantially...

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How Long Does It Take to Build a Patio Cover?

How Long Does It Take to Build a Patio Cover?

Once you have made your decision to add a patio cover to your home, the last thing you want is to have to wait to enjoy it. Yet with many builders, it can take weeks or even months before they get around to constructing your patio cover. And if you are adding a patio cover because you want to use it for a special event such as a wedding, anniversary, or milestone birthday party, the last thing you need is the worry of whether or not it will be finished on time. How long does it take to build a ...

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3 Ways to Make Your Backyard Unique

3 Ways to Make Your Backyard Unique

One of the biggest problems with moving to the suburbs or to an area of the city with a lot of new construction is that every house tends to look the same. There's a reason for this. For today's builders, it's more cost-efficient to build the same type of house over and over again -- with possibly a few differences for variety's sake -- than it is to build homes that are individual. And while that can make homes more affordable, it tends to lead toward neighborhoods with homes that are all quit...

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Patio Covers Are Built for the Long Run

Patio Covers Are Built for the Long Run

Patio covers can add beauty, functionality, and value to your home. And they can do it for decades to come. The patio cover you build today can provide shade, security, and a social centerpiece for your home and family far into the future. Your family, friends, and neighbors can enjoy gathering under your patio cover from now until you are ready to move to a new home -- and even longer after that as well. Built to Last Eagle Patios builds patio covers that are built for the long haul. The life ...

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Schedule Your Patio Cover Soon

Schedule Your Patio Cover Soon

If you are considering adding a patio cover, gazebo, or other add-on structure to your home, now is the time to schedule construction. That's because the end of the summer/beginning of fall is one of the busiest times of the year for builders. More trucks are out right not than at any other time of the year. Patio Builder Houston -- Good Times You may have noticed while driving through your neighborhood that lots of people are having work done on their homes right now. There are a couple of rea...

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