JC Swanson’s featured in the Edmond Outlook Magazine

J.C. Swanson’s Fireplace & Patio Shop isn’t in the business of creating the same type of patio over and over. Instead, the folks behind the patio furniture store are dedicated to curating an environment that’s completely and totally you. “Sometimes it can be overwhelming when you see all the different... Read More

End of the School Year Party Tips

Across the metro, from Edmond to Bethany, students and teachers are preparing for summer days under the sun. The warming days of the spring season are perfect for an end of the school year party. Everywhere you look, you’ll find fun end of the school party ideas for kids. We... Read More

OKC’s Sunshine and Your Patio Furniture

Spring time is almost upon us, which means as the weather warms up we’re to spending more time than ever outside. We’re all familiar with the risks of sun exposure, but did you know those same rays which are a danger to your skin are working on your patio furniture?... Read More

Transform your OKC backyard into a tropical paradise

In the dead of winter, Oklahoma City can feel a long, long way from the tropics. But if you're already preparing for spring's warm weather and sunshine, you can make a shaded, well-planted backyard feel like paradise. Before you set out to transform your outdoor living space, take a look... Read More

How to Host a Basketball Watch Party

He shoots, he scores! The weather has cooled off and basketball season is in full swing here in Oklahoma. Once you have turned your outdoor space into a fully equipped entertainment center, all it takes is a small amount of planning to create a backyard oasis for watching basketball (or your... Read More

Fall Patio Guide

After spending all summer outdoors, it's hard to say goodbye to patio living. At JC Swanson's, we are lovers of the patio lifestyle and hate to say goodbye to relaxing days and evenings spent on the back porch. If you're like us and just hate to say goodbye to your... Read More

Creating the Best Outdoor Home Entertainment Center

If there’s anything we love more than hot summer days by the poolside, it’s warm autumn evenings on the patio. While northern states may already be pulling out jackets and scarves, warm weather reigns supreme in Oklahoma City well into September and often October. Over the years, we have added to... Read More

Throw a Labor Day soiree for all ages

  Labor Day is just a blink away, with cooler autumn weather sneaking into our part of the world shortly thereafter. If you've loved spending warm summer evenings on your patio and you're just not ready to say goodbye to summer, a Labor Day Soiree is the perfect way to... Read More

Patio living: water features make relaxation a snap

Imagine lying in a hammock, swaying softly in the wind, listening to the placid gurgle of water tumbling over itself in your backyard. It’s a nice image, but one most people feel is out of reach if they’re not lucky enough to have a babbling brook running through their property.... Read More

Centerpieces for a patio party

Everyone loves a good party, and the end of storm season means the arrival of party season. Hosting guests outside can be tricky – not everything in your home is designed to stand up to the elements. One easy way to spruce up your outdoor furniture for a party is... Read More