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Why a new patio is a worthwhile investment

Building a new patio is a great way to be able to enjoy your outdoor space in comfort and style as well as adding value to your home. With a range of outdoor patio designs to choose from to suit any home, budget and lifestyle, building a patio that is practical for your current needs and has ongoing appeal should you decide to sell is simple. Extend the amount of usable space There are a number of popular and worthwhile…

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Alfresco Dining Tips

Creating spaces to prepare and eat food outside will mean you avoid the rush between the kitchen and your patio, and should be considered when planning outdoor patio designs. Cooking Area The classic Aussie barbecue offers a number of options to households, whether you construct a space for a freestanding barbecue or go all the way with a stone barbecue or outdoor kitchen. Fully functional outdoor kitchens are more expensive, but will offer greater freedom to prepare all types of…

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Why a Covered Patio is Better Than an Open Patio

Being able to relax and entertain outdoors is one of the great benefits of living in Perth’s climate. Adding a roof to your patio can extend the space you have for entertaining and add comfort and protection from both sun and rain allowing you to make the most of this space all year round. So when it comes to outdoor patio designs, it makes a great deal of sense to consider including a patio roof. Extra sun protection These days…

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What is the difference between a patio and a pergola?

Many people are unsure about the differences between patios and pergolas, and learning about the pros and cons of each option could help you choose the most suitable outdoor patio designs for your home. Patios Patios may be made from a range of materials, including steel, timber and brick, and may be as simple as uncovered wooden decking or feature supports and roofing. Insulated patios offer comfortable all-season environments, and can be installed in colours and styles to match a…

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Welcome to the One Stop Patio Shop Blog!

Hi there! Welcome to the new One Stop Patio Shop Blog. First just a little about us… We are the leading Patio designers, builders and installers in Western Australia. We stand behind our work and promise that your patio will look exactly like our displays in regards to quality and workmanship or your money back guaranteed! The sooner you visit our conveniently located indoor Display Centres, showcasing our full range of patios, the sooner you’ll be relaxing outdoors at home,…

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Trends in Patio Designs

When considering patio design ideas it is beneficial to discuss a number of considerations with your patio builder, such as your budget, the space available, the overall look of your home and your lifestyle. Your patio builder will be able to advise you on what may be best for your circumstances and on the latest materials and styles in patio designs. You should select a patio design that suits your needs and tastes. Flatter pitched roofs The current trend in…

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Buy During Quiet Times & Save $$$

  June and July are typically among the quieter months of the year, along with December and January. However, winter is actually the ideal time to purchase your new patio. You see, the worst time to buy an air-conditioner is at the start of summer when you’re stinking hot and can’t imagine living another day without one. However, everyone else is thinking the same thing – so let’s consider another option. If you bought your unit in winter, delivery would…

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The Importance of Patio Roof Insulation

One of the most important considerations when choosing your outdoor patio design is the style of roof for your outdoor area. The variety of styles such as dome, gable patios and pyramid patio roofs can provide an elegant addition to the overall look of your home, as well as added protection from the elements to enjoy your patio more often throughout the year. Another benefit of adding a roof to your patio can be the extra comfort it offers by…

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The benefits of installing a patio roof made from Colorbond steel

Colorbond steel is one of the most popular materials for patio roofs in Australia, and is recommended by many patio builders for its durability and long life. Versatility Colorbond steel patio roofs are available in 20 distinctive colours that can make it easier to match your patio roof with other parts of your home and create overall coherence. These roofs are suitable for use on all types of patio designs, whether they have flat, pitched, convex, concave or skillion roofs,…

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Sliding vs Retractable Patio Doors

When comparing different patio design ideas for your home, one aspect that shouldn’t be overlooked is your choice of patio doors. If your home opens directly onto a patio or decking, the type of door you install will determine the ease of access to outdoor areas as well as the views available. Sliding doors Sliding doors don’t require the outward space of swinging doors, only using about 10 per cent of the space, and can also be a safer option…

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