yard

When most people think of yard design, they think of landscaping, which is the use of natural elements such as trees, flowers, shrubs and even dirt to create a beautiful and inviting environment. However, much of yard design also involves hardscaping, which involves the use of non-natural elements such as brick pavers, pergolas, fences, retaining…

Read More
lawn

While it’s true that landscaping can definitely give your home a boost in the appearance department, that’s not all it brings to the table. The following are 5 broad purposes of landscape design to keep in mind as you decide whether or not it’s time to update your property.

Read More
pool

In the summer, most homeowners would love to have a swimming pool in their backyard. To have your own private oasis to cool off in is something that you shouldn’t pass up on the opportunity to have. When it comes to pools, however, there are so many options that you may find it a little…

Read More
pool

Warm weather is on the horizon, which means you’ll want to beat the heat before you know it. Having an air conditioner can hep you stay cool while you’re indoors. However, if you want to spend time outside while being cool, you may want to consider installing a pool in your backyard. Before you get…

Read More
lawn

If you spend time watering your lawn or simply wishing that your lawn looked green and healthy, it’s time to consider landscape irrigation. With professional installation and operation, an irrigation system can take the stress out of lawn maintenance. You’ll be on your way to soft, luscious grass. Dry, Uneven Yard The biggest sign that…

Read More

You’ve seen them as a way to define property lines, to confine water, and to beautify landscapes, but have you considered adding retaining walls to your home landscaping? Their curb appeal adds instant value to your property as well as beauty and definition. Take a look at these five types to understand the differences. Piling…

Read More

Do you love the earthy sophistication of natural stone siding on a home? What about on the skirting of a pillar or indoors on a fireplace? If you answered yes, you are not alone. People are drawn to the rustic beauty of natural stone, but the cost of labor and shipping can be prohibitive. Fortunately,…

Read More
patio

Hardscaping adds greater style to any home’s appearance. What makes this landscaping choice so special is that instead of installing flowers and trees, owners install man-made elements. These can include anything from stone walls, driveways and fountains. Here is a detailed view on the most popular choices. Walkways Stone walkways give a quaint and homey…

Read More

Some people are naturally gifted and creative when it comes to interior design and exterior landscaping. For some, this is a hobby that comes without much planning or deep consideration. However, if you’re not skilled in this area, it can be stressful trying to come up with a plan to beautify your yard. Never fear;…

Read More