Yard Art Patio & Fireplace Irving, Texas
Maria Weiskott -- Casual Living, September 17, 2012
Yard Art Patio & Fireplace shows a wide variety of cast aluminum, iron, wicker, umbrellas and accessories, all specializing in withstanding the outdoors.
"I've known Rick Stacy for years," said Butch Wallace, co-owner of Yard Art Patio & Fireplace with Deborah Scott. "The only reason I hadn't gone into Grapevine before was that I was waiting for the prime location."
When that spot was offered, Wallace jumped at it.
The new store pushed Yard Art's revenues up in what Wallace calls an otherwise "evenish" season compared to 2010. Though a maj
From left, Garrett Wallace, Geneva Wallace and Butch Wallace.
"There is a lot of activity in the area that draws people from throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area," Wallace said.
In addition to its Allen and Grapevine locations, Yard Art has showrooms in Colleyville, Plano and Lewisville, and design stores in Irving and Dallas.
Yard Art won the Apollo Award in 2004 and has been a finalist multiple times. The business opened in 1994, adding new locations in 2002, 2003, 2006 and 2007.
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