5 Backyard Landscape Ideas For Maximum Privacy

Published under News on 11/01/2017

5 Backyard Landscape Ideas for Maximum Privacy Privacy is something everyone looks for when buying a house. Sometimes it is not as easy to find as you would like. Some fences look out of place and tacky, so what is the best way to maintain privacy and have your yard landscape look good as well? To help answer that question, Continue Reading »

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Fall vs. Spring Planting

Published under News on 10/01/2017

Fall vs. Spring Planting The question of whether to plant in spring or fall is one of the most commonly asked questions regarding planting. Some people believe that it doesn’t really matter or that there is no clear answer. And other have the opposite opinion. The answer is that it depends. Whether to plant in fall or spring depends on Continue Reading »

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The Mulch Rulebook

Published under Mulch on 02/13/2017

Are you looking forward to having the landscape you have always wanted? Mulch can be a perfect addition to get there. However, before you spread the mulch, there are some rules you need to follow. Don’t make the mulch too deep. Particularly for people using organic mulch, it is sometimes tempting to pile on the mulch when designing your landscape. Continue Reading »

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Landscape Life Alert: Reviving Compact Soil

Published under Landscaping on 02/08/2017

We’ve all seen beautiful gardens that we envy and want to replicate in our own yards. However, your progress can get halted before you’ve even begun when you face that rock-hard, dry garden bed. The compacted dirt seems incapable of sustaining the beautiful garden you envisioned. How do you revive that soil so you can bring life and beauty to Continue Reading »

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Landscape Bark

Published under Mulch on 03/31/2016

From home living to college campuses to big business buildings landscape bark is used everywhere. It not only helps the plants to stay healthy and retain moisture, but it allows for a unified clean finished look when finalizing any landscape. Landscape bark is used for a various amount of things. It is used around trees, shrubs, and the garden bed. Continue Reading »

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Spring Planting

Published under Landscaping on 03/02/2016

Spring is right around the corner which means it is time to revamp the dead winter flower bed. There are so many beautiful plants and flowers to choose from right before laying down a blanket of mulch to have your spring landscape looking fresh and ready to go. Here are some flowers that thrive as annuals and are hardy in Continue Reading »

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Preventing Soil Erosion

Published under Erosion Control on 01/27/2016

What Is Erosion? Soil erosion is the natural process of wind or water blowing or washing away the top layer of soil. The ground is constantly changing and moving. Soil erosion can seem invisible and very slow, but have lasting effects that takes years to fix. There is no way to stop it completely, but there are many ways to Continue Reading »

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Landscaping Design and Style

Published under Landscaping on 12/04/2015

A lot of thought goes into designing a beautiful landscape. Thinking about the elements of design and style as you plan and organize your landscape can help you get the best results. Design There are three basic elements to consider with design: color, texture, and form. With these elements, you can create unity and balance in your landscape design. Color Continue Reading »

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Landscape Planning 101

Published under Landscaping on 10/09/2015

It takes real thought and care to plan and organize a beautiful landscape. When planning your landscape it may be difficult to know where to begin or what elements to incorporate. This simple landscape planning guide will help you assess your particular situation so you can make the best decisions about what to include in your landscape and how to Continue Reading »

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Designing a Child-Friendly Landscape

Published under Mulch,Playground Mulch on 09/11/2015

Time spent outdoors playing, exploring and imagining is an important part of your child’s development at any age. You can help foster meaningful outdoor play by paying attention to how you design your outdoor landscape. Safety The first thing to keep in mind is safety. We take lots of precautions in the home when welcoming children into the mix – Continue Reading »

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