Snow Shoveling Tips

Snow shoveling isn't fun, but it's often unavoidable. It's not a great idea to even let the most meager snowfall to go unshoveled in your driveway because it will later melt and refreeze. The resulting sheet of ice becomes a slipping hazard.…

Reasons To Hire A Landscape Company

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As a homeowner, it can be difficult to discern why you might want to hire a landscape professional. Furthermore, it might be even more confusing as to whether or not the one you're hiring has all the right qualifications, licensing, insurance,…

10 House Plants for Clean Air

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In the late '80s, NASA and the Associated Landscape Contractors of America studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in space facilities. They found several plants that filter out common volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Lucky for us the…

Avoid Watering Problems with Irrigation

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Occasionally a plant will die in the garden. Sometimes the reason is readily apparent, such as an attack by pests or diseases. Or maybe the plant had been set in unsuitable conditions — like a sun-loving plant in shade. Or perhaps the plant…

Mulching For Curb Appeal

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Nothing neatens a yard more effectively than an attractive mulch spread on the bare soil under all trees and shrubs. In fact, using mulch is a good landscaping habit! Some of the benefits, however, make it worth the effort. A really good job…

Rooftop Gardens

Want to add value to your home? Plant a garden in the sky. Rooftop gardens are quickly becoming one of the most popular ways to wow buyers and shore up the value of your home, real estate agents say. Homes in big cities benefit the most…

Remedies for Ants

Pavement ants, or house ants, are found all over the U.S. and can attack your property throughout the year. They got their name due to their habit of nesting in lawns, under pavement slabs (e.g. driveways, sidewalks), building foundations,…

Tips For A Healthy Yard

A thriving lawn makes a wonderful foil for flower borders and creates an emerald focal point in winter when color is in short supply. There are different types of turf for different situations but all lawns benefit from regular mowing, and care…

Landscape Design

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Our mission is to create your paradise with a dream backyard. We are always striving to improve the outdoor living space concept by using environmentally friendly materials to create a back yard solution with a huge impact, usually stemming…

Prevent Lawn Diseases

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Lawns can become vulnerable to pests and diseases for many reasons, including restricted air movement, poor drainage, a lack or excess of nutrients, and incorrect soil pH. There are also some grass species that are more susceptible, and some…