3 of the Hottest Summer BBQ Types

July 21st, 2016
One type of food style that the US does better than any other country is BBQ. From Memphis to New York, each section of the country has a different take on which meats to use, what flavor of sauces, and what type of fuel to cook them over. When you dust off your BBQ in Torrance, CA... Read More >>

A Fiery Time in Torrance, CA

July 18th, 2016
A fire pit can enhance the value of your property and add another dimension to your lifestyle, depending on whether you choose a stone or brick pit or simply a tabletop model. All fire pits provide a camping-type experience in the comfort of your backyard as well as provide a degree of warmth and evening light... Read More >>

Popular Pool Supplies to Get for the Summer

July 15th, 2016
The summer may have already started, but it’s not too late to get all the pool supplies in Torrance, CA, you need to make your pool parties memorable... Read More >>

Unique Fireplace Accessories for You

July 13th, 2016
If you’re looking to dress up your fireplace, you may want to invest in a few fireplace accessories. Here are some of the most decorative and useful accessories... Read More >>

Fun Uses for a Fire Pit

July 10, 2016
In California, we have some of the most beautiful weather in the country and a great opportunity to spend time outside appreciating nature. Because wildfires are common here, people need to be careful to do our fun fireside activities in a safe way. When homeowners install fire pits in their backyards in Torrance, CA, they can enjoy a range of fun activities whenever they want, without the hassle of camping or the hazards of self-constructed fire pits...Read More >>

Finding the Best Colorful Patio Furniture

July 8, 2016
You’ve worked hard on making your backyard and patio fit your style and have made sure it’s a place where you and your family love spending your time. Don’t you want colorful patio furniture that fits right in? At ABC Pool & Patio, we have a huge inventory that is sure to fit in with the rest of your backyard in Torrance, CA. Patio furniture is an important centerpiece for your patio and entire backyard, and we are here to help you choose the right style for you...Read More >>

Keeping it Cool in the Summertime

July 5, 2016
The city of Torrance, located in southern California, has a Mediterranean climate, which means summers can be quite warm. Though average July temperatures hover around 80 degrees, the city has experienced its share of days in the 90s and even those in excess of 100 degrees. That said, one should consider the peak days of summer when looking in Torrance, CA, for patio furniture...Read More >>

Best Patio Patterns for the Summer

July 1st, 2016
When you think of patio patterns, your first thought is probably of the plain, alternating pattern known as a stretcher bond. This may be popular amongst designers for its simplicity, but if you want an exciting patio for the summer, we suggest you consider alternate patterns to give it some flair. Here are a few popular... Read More >>

Tips for Choosing a Barbecue

May 21st, 2016
Barbecues can be a great addition to any outdoor area, but finding the right barbecue for an outdoor living space is very important. The right barbecue can make any gathering more enjoyable and can increase the amount of use of an outdoor living area. Here are some tips we’ve compiled for choosing the right barbecue... Read More >>

When Do Pool Supplies Go on Sale?

May 17th, 2016
In Torrance, CA, pool supplies can be rather expensive, especially in the middle of a hot summer. Buying pool supplies on sale can help those who own pools save a lot of money. Here is some information we’ve compiled that can help you spend less on pool supplies this year... Read More >>

What Size Patio Umbrella Do I Need?

May 15th, 2016
If you have a backyard pool or an outdoor living space, then chances are there will be times of the year in Torrance, CA, that you will want a patio umbrella to help block the hot sun. Umbrellas are an inexpensive way to add a little shade to your... Read More >>

Choosing the Right Grill for Your Backyard

May 11th, 2016
So you’ve decided that you want to add a grill to your backyard to be able to host cookouts for your friends and family. Now, what kind of grill is the right choice for you? That’s not as easy of a decision. There are so many BBQ grill choices for the savvy Torrance, CA, homeowner. However,... Read More >>

Top 6 Best Patio Furniture Materials

April 7th, 2016
As people design their patios and think about the perfect patio furniture to purchase, they often ask which materials create the longest lasting, beautiful furniture.With outdoor furniture, it’s important to consider how well the furniture will hold up in the weather conditions. Based on that, here are the top 6 materials... Read More >>

The Top 3 Pool Supplies to Have On-Hand

March 11th, 2016
When you invest in a pool, make sure that you have supplies that will help you keep it clean and fun for its entire lifetime. Whether you’re looking for the basic cleaning and balancing chemicals or something more fun, we can give you an idea of the useful pool supplies in Torrance, California, to keep on-hand... Read More >>

What Are the Best BBQ Supplies For?

March 9th, 2016
If you’re one of the millions of grilling enthusiasts in the country, you’re likely rejoicing that the weather is getting warmer. When you can go outside and make smoky, delicious meals, it makes for great evenings. Besides the grill itself, there are a couple of crucial utensils and tools to make your summer grilling possible. Before... Read More >>

The Best Brand of Pool Supplies

February 25th, 2016
When the weather is nice and hot, and you’re home with nothing to do, why not go swimming to cool off? If you’ve let your pool fall into disrepair, getting quality pool supplies can help you spruce it up and look good as new. With the right supplies, we can help you transform your lackluster pool area into something... Read More >>

Key Elements to Consider for a Perfect Grilled Steak

December 9th, 2015
Grilled meat is a tasty treat that is perfect for meals year round. There are many opinions about how to grill the perfect steak. At ABC Pool & Patio, we know about a few tips that will help you be the master of BBQ in... Read More >>

Favorite BBQ Styles of the West Coast

December 9th, 2015
If you are planning to build a BBQ in Torrance, CA, then now is a really good time to take on this project. Here at ABC Pool & Patiowe are seeing some great styles coming out at the moment. You have a lot of options to consider, and... Read More >>

Best Pool Supplies to Have at Home for Competitive Swimmers

December 6th, 2015
Swimming is not only a fun pastime, but a challenging sport for young and old. If you are a competitive swimmer, then there are some essential pool supplies in Torrance, CA that you will need to train effectively. At ABC Pool & Patio, we recommend these 10 pool supplies for... Read More >>

Best Ways to Utilize Your Fire Pit

December 6th, 2015
Fire pits are a common feature in many backyards around America. Fire pits can range from a simple metal fire pit to an elaborate, built-in stone, concrete, or brick fire pit that is at ground level or elevated. Whichever kind of fire pit you use, make sure to follow... Read More >>

The Hottest Pool Party Items

November 2nd, 2015
When it comes to pool parties, ABC Pool & Patio knows how to make waves. Read on to learn about some of our top pool party necessities... Read More >>

The Benefits of Finding Pool Staff for Hire

November 2nd, 2015
Pools are a great addition to anyone’s yard. They are desirable features of houses in warm climates and can add to your property’s value. Hanging out around a pool is a relaxing way to spend an afternoon with family or friends. If you have a lap pool, it... Read More >>

Essential Fireplace Accessories for Winter

October 30th, 2015
Everybody loves to gather around a fire. In the summertime, whether it’s a campfire at the beach or a barbecue near the pool, people are drawn to a flame. In the wintertime, a fireplace becomes shelter from the cold. It’s a place where family and... Read More >>

A Fire Pit that Fits Your Style

October 23rd, 2015
Outdoor living spaces provide an excellent gathering place for friends and family during any season of the year. If you’re trying to find a way to improve your patio, you may want to consider a fire pit. These not only add beauty to your outdoor space, but provide... Read More >>

Fall BBQ Party Ideas

October 16th, 2015
Backyard barbecues are a favorite summer pastime. But your barbecues don’t need to end with the arrival of fall. Fall brings about cooler days and evenings, fantastic smells, and plenty of reasons to throw a barbecue! We at ABC Pool & Patio would like to share... Read More >>

3 Benefits of Using a Fireplace Screen

September 29th, 2015
As with any part of your home, there are many options out there for enhancing your enjoyment and ease of care with your fireplace. One of the most important fireplace accessories is a screen that fits over the opening, between you and the flames. Here are 3 major benefits of a fireplace screen... Read More >>