It is common for a conservatory to be mistaken for a sunroom and vice versa. Both are in fact external rooms, which are designed to let in the sun, and so, they are perfect for enjoying a lovely summer’s day. Though the terms are often used interchangeably, there are key differences between the two, including their purpose, building material and the degree of sunlight they let in. Here we’ll take ...

Every year shade structures have been increased for residents and commercial properties. No matter where you drive you will come across fixtures with varied purposes such as gardens, gazebos, garage, parking space and many more. If you are looking upgrade your outdoor area, then consider installing shade structure to your yard. Here are some of the advantages of shade structures. Design and Dur...

If you’re thinking of adding more space to your home without a hassle of going through a construction project, you may want to consider investing in a patio enclosure. Don't you wish to sit down and read a book outside without being bothered by pesky bugs? Or maybe have the opportunity to host a gathering with your family and close ones, a patio enclosure can provide the space you need to enjoy th...

Sunrooms have become a popular addition to many houses. Often, homeowners who decide to invest in a sunroom say that it’s their favorite room in their house. Also known as a solarium, patio room, or Florida room, sunrooms not only enhance your home value but also your lifestyle. With its glass and screened walls and wood or concrete foundation, your living room will look and feel like it is outdoo...

A pergola is an outdoor structure usually consisting of columns or posts and an open roof with cross beams that are often used for “outdoor living room.” Pergolas provide light and inviting space to relax, dine or just admire. At Texas Custom Exteriors, we have provided reasons why pergolas can be an excellent addition to your outdoor living space. Free-standing design element. For visual intere...

Reduce air conditioning costs during the summer and beautify and beautify your home exterior in the bargain, by adding fixed, retractable, or portable awnings to your windows. If you want to reduce air conditioning costs and keep your home interior cool, you may want to consider investing in awnings. According to a study from the Professional Awning Manufacturers Association (PAMA), investing i...

As many homeowners know when who living in Texas, the weather can be brutal. The humidity is unbearable that you just want to stay home all day to keep yourself cool. Our team at Texas Custom Exteriors recommends you invest in a quality retractable awning to enjoy most of the sun. Here are five reasons you should have them installed today. Protects your outdoor elements. Investing in awnings ...