Tag: Landscaping

Garden Landscaping on a Budget

Are you thinking about redecorating in your backyard? If you visit a local home center, you’ll get plenty of ideas, you may also experience some sticker shock. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to add style and functionality to your backyard without breaking the budget. You need some inspiration? Check out these five budget-friendly ideas… Read more »

How to Make Stone Look Beautiful in Your Landscape

Stone will add beautiful structure to your landscape. Almost any form of healthy greenery will make a landscape look nice, but with some structured architecture and stone added to your beautiful yard, your landscape will no longer look flat! There is a special place for stone in your landscape that will give your home instant… Read more »

Planning Your Landscaping

Now that we are settling indoors for that long winter nap, it’s time to take a hard look at your landscaping needs for the next outdoor season. If you start to build a plan now on changes you want to see with the landscaping in your outdoor spaces, you’ll be way ahead come April. Here… Read more »

Don’t Pivot from your Divots

Smooth your lumpy lawn easily! With harsh winter weather it’s easy to forget that you have a lawn underneath all of the snow. It’s also easy to forget that your lawn may be getting damaged right now do to things you can’t control. Like your pets or unwanted critters digging in your lawn, heavy equipment… Read more »

Save Your Landscape from Salt Damage

Salt Damage

A winter wonderland that is full of snow and colder temperatures can help get you ready for the holidays. But after the holiday spirit wears off, you are stuck with slippery road conditions, freezing temperatures and rock salt galore. Plain rock salt is often used as ice melt because it is cheap and effective, but… Read more »

Using Sand and Stone for Landscaping

There’s a great trend out there in landscaping that uses sand and stone to highlight the “normal” landscaping around homes. It’s not that new, especially if you’ve seen homes in the southwestern part of the county where watering isn’t that easy and is sometimes frowned upon. A lot of people are interested in incorporating sand… Read more »

Landscaping Plans for “Your Castle”

There is a lot of “buzz” around the show, The Crown and, if you have ever watched you may have seen the countless gardens and landscaping luxuries surrounding the castles of the British royals. The landscaping around their homes can be quite extravagant. But you don’t need a castle to have that kind of landscaping…. Read more »