Ancient Egypt and Rome Mankind has always sought refuge from the hot sun. The word pergola is originally a Latin word meaning projection from a roof. Pergolas were first seen in ancient Egypt as a means of providing shade from the intense sun. The earliest known garden plan dates back to 1400 BC, belonged to…Details
Ready to invest in new siding? Fantastic! Having trouble deciding what color is right for your home? You’re not alone. Today’s siding color options seem almost infinite. Pacific Home and Patio would like to share some recommendations for picking out the perfect hue for your home. Consider your house type. Do you have a Colonial, Victorian,…Details
It’s a fact. Winters in Southwestern Idaho and Eastern Oregon can be brutal. Long, cold, dreary. Unpredictable inversions sometimes dramatically decrease the amount of sunlight available for weeks! Winter can be hard on the spirit. Science has shown that sunlight is crucial for emotional well-being, as important as nutritious food, water, and exercise. Over ½…Details
A pergola is an outdoor room that has no walls and cross rafters. It creates a defined outdoor space in your yard that is beautiful, functional, and versatile. Maximize your Outdoor Space – A pergola adds an element of beauty as well as a distinguished entertaining and seating area in your yard. Whether you have a…Details
In the market for new windows? How exciting! These days, energy efficiency is a priority for most consumers but trying to make sense of all the terms and ratings can be confusing. Let our handy guide help clarify window efficiency ratings. U-Factor-Therate at which a window conducts non-solar heat flow. U-Factor measures how well a…Details
Something almost every home owner wants is to have more usable space. Many home owners choose to transform their back patio to accomplish this goal. If you are in this boat and wanting more space you are probably either considering a sunroom or a patio cover to transform your back yard space. Both have pros…Details
Solid patio covers are strong, no maintenance, and long-lasting. All components are termite, insect, and weather resistant. We can custom design a patio cover to be attached to your home or stand-alone. There are many attractive colors and styles to choose from to fit any home. It is great to be able to enjoy your…Details
An insulated patio cover is a great option for people who are wanting to eventually fully enclose their patio or if they want the load bearing and walkable roof capabilities. The roof lock system allows a more refined look with no exposed screws or rivets. Many style options are available to be able to fully customize your…Details
I was met by the representative on time and it was a delight speaking with him. He explained each step in detail and answered all my questions without making me feel stupid. Each phase of construction went off without a hitch. I highly recommend them for your various construction needs.
I had some good talks with the rep and I loved working with him and his buisiness! I really appreciated the help I got. Pacific installed our patio sunroof and my family loves it. It has really made a difference from how our backyard was before.