indoor-outdoor flow

Six Backyard Ideas for Indoor-Outdoor Flow

Adding outdoor living space to a backyard extends the square footage of…


shade makeovers

8 Before and After Backyard Shade Makeovers

From large lawns to small decks and rooftop patios, an outdoor space has…


ultimate backyard

10 Ultimate Backyard Design Projects

The design of your backyard can have a big impact on your outdoor…


canopy direction

Canopy Direction: This Way or That Way?

Now that an outdoor project is in the works and a retractable shade has…


motorized retractable shade

Five Benefits of a Motorized Retractable Shade

Retractable shades contribute a great deal to any outdoor living space by…


Keeping Your Backyard Cool this Summer

Let’s face it! When summertime comes around, everyone is eager to enjoy…


modern backyard

Six Modern Backyard Design Ideas

Many people throw the term ‘modern’ around when it comes to interior and…


single-track system

Mounting our Single-Track System: Pre and Post Design Options

ShadeFX’s retractable systems utilize our patented design that allows for…


summer-ready patio

10 Tips to Create a Summer-Ready Patio

When the ice caps start to melt and the temperature rises to an acceptable…


landscape architect

Six Reasons to Consider Hiring a Landscape Architect

Do I need a landscape architect for my backyard project? It is a question…