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« Reply #10 on: May 28, 2013 11:37:28 AM »

What a great improvement. And how fun to be able to sit outside and have dinner.
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This looks great! Very beautiful! you all did a great job Smiley
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« Reply #12 on: May 28, 2013 04:33:24 PM »

That's a very nice outdoor space you got. It must be dreamy to eat, relax  or even work there.
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« Reply #13 on: May 28, 2013 05:15:01 PM »

What a great outdoor space! It's nice that you have both open and covered areas. I want to come over and sip wine on the deck... and in the hot tub Smiley.
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« Reply #14 on: May 28, 2013 05:15:39 PM »

Come on!   Cheesy
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« Reply #15 on: May 30, 2013 04:38:02 PM »

What a fabulous redo and space...wooo!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #16 on: May 30, 2013 05:32:19 PM »

Thanks!  Hubby installed two exterior ceiling fans today so it's even more inviting in the heat.   Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: May 30, 2013 06:03:35 PM »

I know a fan is more appropriate for the summer months but did you guys look into overhead heaters for the winter months? It's something we're considering for our deck do-over.
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« Reply #18 on: May 30, 2013 07:37:55 PM »

Oh my! I bet you feel like you put an addition onto your house with all that useful and inviting space.  I love that you didn't put the rail back up all the way around, too.  I think a lot/most people automatically put a railing on a deck and don't consider that if it's at ground level or just a stair's height higher there's no need.
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« Reply #19 on: May 31, 2013 03:18:16 AM »

We're planning to get a propane heater eventually, LimeRiot.  If you find a good source, please let me know!

One of the first things I asked our contractor was if the rail was required by code, TheMistressT.  I was happy to find out it isn't.  We do plan to incorporate a few built in planters and a bench around some areas of the perimeter. 
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