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How to Winterize Your Restaurant’s Outdoor Dining Space

Adaptability is key to keeping any business afloat in the COVID-19 era. The hospitality industry has been working every angle to maximize outdoor seating during the pandemic. But dipping temperatures create genuine challenges for bar and restaurant owners looking to maintain revenue during the fall and winter months. Cooler weather — not to mention rain…

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Where the Sidewalk (Café) Ends: Commercial Louvered Patio Covers

Alfresco sidewalk cafes have always been a lovely option for diners in warm weather. However, outdoor dining facilities have become even more of a benefit for restaurants during these unprecedented times marked by COVID-19. Even as restrictions ease, restaurants must still follow strict rules. To keep restaurants afloat, many cities have implemented policy changes that…

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An Outdoor Living Space to Fall For

Wherever you live, fall symbolizes change. It’s a season of excitement and anticipation of a new chapter. As the kids settle into school, the fiscal year begins, the holidays approach, and summer experiences fade into memories, we must remember to take a break and get outside. Connecting with nature is as good for the body…

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All the Benefits of Louvered Patio Covers

Transform your backyard into a luxury retreat with a louvered patio cover. Outdoor Elements offers customizable products that give you complete control over your environment to maximize your enjoyment of the great outdoors and improve comfort in all four seasons. Continue reading to learn more about the many benefits of this increasingly popular patio upgrade….

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Indoor/Outdoor Living Design That Supports Mindfulness and Wellness

Connecting to the natural world enhances a sense of peace, freedom, and wellness. An outdoor living space with a louvered roof expands your home to embrace a sense of openness and freedom that encourages serenity. While more traditional outdoor structures offer either sun or shade, a louvered roof offers both and is instantly adaptable. Much…

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Outdoor Entertaining in Any Season: A Louvered Roof Expands Your Home

When you love to entertain, expanding your home to an outdoor living space makes every occasion more festive. Outdoor celebrations enhance the enjoyment of beautiful natural surroundings and make events feel more spontaneous and memorable. A louvered roof extends the possibilities for your home by providing a protected, stylish space where you can entertain family…

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Don’t Let Rain or Heat Keep You Inside: 6 Benefits of a Louvered Roof for Your Outdoor Space

When you have an outdoor living space at home, chances are you’re often inspired to invite friends and family over for special occasions. Space to entertain in your own backyard makes your whole home feel more welcoming and expansive, the perfect environment for a successful party!    But what about those times when the weather…

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How to Inspire Quality Family Time in Your Outdoor Space: 5 Tips

Spending relaxed and positive family time together increases the self-esteem, happiness, and mental well-being of kids and adds to a sense of belonging for the whole family. Strong bonds between parents and children rely upon consistent, meaningful interactions. An outdoor living space at home gives you more opportunities to connect as a family with healthy,…

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What is a Louvered Roof?

A beautiful and comfortable outdoor living space is the ultimate home luxury and a louvered roof is one of its essential elements. Most of us are familiar with traditional options for backyard living such as patio covers or pergolas. A louvered roof performs the same function at a much higher level of construction and design…

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How to Host a Backyard Gathering (Even When it Rains)

The playlist is loaded, the appetizers are plated, guests are on their way to your festive backyard gathering and then … the unmistakable sound of raindrops! Your party doesn’t have to be ruined or even brought inside. With a luxury louvered roof in your outdoor living space, the celebration continues, rain or shine.    How…

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