Welcome to Compass Outdoor Design! We are a patio contractor in the heart of DFW. Our outdoor design company offers patios and covered patios to create a unique outdoor space all your own. In Texas, you need a way to beat the blazing heat, but still be able to enjoy the beautiful spring and summer seasons outside. When you partner with us, you’ll get an exceptional covered outdoor living space to invite friends over and enjoy one another’s company. We also offer outdoor fireplaces, pool design, and outdoor kitchens. Call our patio design company today for a free estimate!

  1. What’s the Difference Between a Gazebo and a Pergola?

    In the past few decades, there have been a plethora of outdoor living designs to come about thanks to the rise in popularity of homeowners wanting to spend more time enjoying their backyard and nature. While this has made the variety and uniqueness factor spectacular, it has also led to some homeown…Read More

  2. How a Pergola Installation Can Transform Your Backyard

    A pergola is something many Dallas/Fort Worth homeowners would like to add to their backyard. These beautiful backyard additions add character and value to your life, giving you a perfect area to sit and just be. You can entertain beneath a pergola and see the stars. You can be sheltered from the mi…Read More

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    The Power of Covered Patio Plants

    Having a covered patio in the Dallas/Fort Worth area is almost a necessity if you want to spend time outdoors during the summer heat. The Texas sun can be relentless, but when you have a covered patio, the sun is tolerable, and you can enjoy your time in your outdoor living space. Compass Outdoor De…Read More

  4. New Year, New Backyard

    The new year is just a few days away! The New Year is a time where people set resolutions that tend to be about changing, growing, and investing in themselves for the better. However, resolutions don’t only have to be for personal change and growth. More and more homeowners  are making home impro…Read More

  5. Design Ideas For Your Covered Patio

    No matter what time of year, both functional and aesthetically pleasing covered patio is sure to be of use year-round and boost the potential resale value of your property. After all, they serve as an extension of your living space, adding a desirable semi-living room-like space to your home.  What…Read More

  6. Design Ideas For Your Covered Patio, Part II

    In Texas, it is often a challenge to enjoy the outdoors during the summer season without turning into a sweaty mess. So much so, spending time in your backyard is unbearable to the point where staying inside in the cool air conditioning is deemed the better option. Fortunately, a covered patio can m…Read More

  7. Enhance Your Outdoor Living Space With These Patio Design Ideas

    Just like the living room or kitchen inside of your home, your home’s outdoor living space can become boring, bland, or outdated, leading you to begin searching for patio contractors that have experience with patio remodeling. Whether or not you have an existing patio or outdoor living space, ther…Read More

  8. Tips To Prepare Your Outdoor Living Area For Warmer Weather

    Spring is officially in full swing here in Dallas, and with the warmer weather comes the chance to spend more time enjoying the outdoors in the comfort of your outdoor living space. If the winter has kept you from enjoying your Dallas patio or outdoor living space, there is likely some spring cleani…Read More

  9. Five Ways A Pergola Can Benefit Your Outdoor Living Space

    If you are looking for a unique way to enhance the look of your outdoor living space, adding a pergola to your patio design is a great way to do so. Pergolas are a great way to define and expand your existing outdoor area, as they virtually add extra room. Pergolas have become a staple of breathtaki…Read More