• Outdoor Living

    Gone Campin’ – Let’s Make Memories

    It’s that time of the year – camping season! Pack up your RV or four-door and get ready for a road trip to your favorite lakeside destination. Some of my favorite memories are of me and my family packing up the car (even though waking up early was no fun…) and setting off on the road again towards the coast. My cousins and I are cramped into the back of my grandparent’s van while the adults chatted about seemingly important things like taxes, while us kids talked about what’s even more important: Truth be told, we wanted to hunt bigfoot. Though the question still stands, after the tents are pitched…

  • Pet Supplies

    Cool for the Summer: Pet Care Under the Sun

    Finally, it’s summer! The sun is shining, the weather is warm and everyone’s enjoying the day. The smell of your favorite foods waft from the barbecue and rumbles your stomach as you sip on an ice-cold beverage…is dinner ready yet?? The laughter of family and friends combined with a (pre-set) track list of your favorite music creates a festive atmosphere that brings the party to life. Even your favorite furry (or hairless!) friend is catching a tan while the backyard party continues.   With blue skies comes the intoxicating sun that just gets a tad too hot for us during the day. We all know to take precautions to ensure…

  • Uncategorized

    A Gift Guide to Mother’s Day

    Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.   From stomach aches to graduation day and beyond mothers are here to nature, nurture and guide us along the roads of life. With Mother’s Day around the corner, we’ve highlighted a multitude of gift-giving ideas for her to let her know she’s the light of our lives.   Mom On-the-Go To travel is to live. The hotel is booked and the plane tickets are bought, it’s time to jet! In between the cooking, cleaning, child care and career, moms work hard to provide for the family over the years and she deserves the vacation of a lifetime. Travel is good for the…

  • Fire Pit,  Home Improvement,  Outdoor Living

    Create a Backyard Oasis – On a Budget!

    Why the Backyard? Now that winter has come, you probably can’t wait for the warm summer heat to arrive and get outdoors again. The sunshine and warm blue skies, fresh air – what more could you ask for? How about creating that backyard oasis where you can kick back and relax and entertain a family friend or two? ALEKO can help you create a beautiful living area that’s not only comfortable, functional and stylish, but affordable too. Other than the occasional barbeque and gardening, backyards are the most neglected part of any home. However, when the weather permits, you can use the outdoors effectively for entertaining guests and hosting parties…

  • Ash Vacuum,  Fire Pit,  Home Improvement

    What is an Ash Vacuum and Why You Need One

    An Ash Vacuum is specifically design for vacuuming the ash or dust left from the fire in a grill or a fireplace. It is designed to clean up your mess efficiently without melting under the potential heat of the ash particles. Our ALEKO ash vacuum is one of our top selling products during the cold months. This is a highly effective solution for fireplace ash build up. It makes cleaning these typically difficult messes, easy. Manually cleaning up the ash is very time consuming, dirty and also very dusty. The mess can easily spread around the house if you aren’t careful. Breathing in ash and dust can be an irritant and hazardous…

  • Fire Pit,  Outdoor Living

    6 Important Safety Tips for Fire Pit Use

    It is time of the year that weather is cooler and can be too cool if you want to say outside and enjoy fun time with friends or relatives. One way to help warm you up when you are outside is to use fire pit to heat up. But hold on while you are exited about getting warm, you need to be cautious about fire safety. There are a few ways you can burn fire, you can build a fireplace yourself or use a portable fire pit. We will talk about using a fire pit in this post. Fire pit is very portable. You can move it around and put…

  • Driveway Gate

    Different Type of Gates at ALEKO Products

    Our company ALEKO PRODUCTS was established in 2005, as a small family owned business, located in Seattle, Washington. From that time, our store has gradually grown and has now newly expanded to Canada. It is an easy, one stop shop to access all of our unique varieties of driveway gate products and accessories. Specially made upon our request and sold at the best prices for our famous durable galvanized steel material. We have a huge collection of driveway gates, pedestrian gates, fences, gate accessories, gate openers and gate accessories. Below is a list of different type of gates that we offer. We hope it will give you some good information and help…

  • Green Energy,  Solar Panel

    Monocrystalline vs. Polycrystalline Solar Panels

    If you are looking to buy a solar panel, you will come across many types of solar panels and have to decide which one is the right one for your need and budget. Below are some advantages and disadvantages of the monocrystalline versus the polycrystalline solar panels. MonycrystallineAdvantages High efficiency – made of the highest-grade silicon Since it yields the highest power, it requires the least amount of space compared to other types of solar panels for the same amount of energy produced Longest solar panel lifespans on the market Monocrystalline Panels look better and more uniform than the Polyscrystalline Solar Panels Disadvantages Typically one of the more costly solar panels on the…

  • Home Improvement,  Saunas

    7 Amazing Health Benefits of Home Saunas

    If you have been thinking about getting a sauna for your home, read this article to understand the potential benefits you and your family could reap from regular sauna use. Flush Toxins Most people do not have the time to exercise or have the chance to sweat on a regular basis. A Sauna can heat your body to a higher temperature. This leads to dilation of blood vessels which cause an increase of blood flow to the skin. The sweat glands become activated and start producing sweat to cool down the body. The deep sweat helps reduce lead levels, copper, zinc, nickel, mercury and toxins from the body. Help Lose Weight and…