Author: naturesownland

How to Keep Your Outdoor Pond Water Clean

Whether You have a big sprawling backyard or a smaller garden oasis, adding a pond to your outdoor landscaping can be incredibly effective in providing you an outdoor area of rest and tranquility. Of course, your backyard cant provide you with rest if it is constantly in need of maintenance and upkeep. Garden ponds are […]

Summer Landscaping Tips

In much of the country, summer is when homeowners put a lot of effort into their landscaping and outdoor spaces. As mother nature treats us to warm and sunny conditions, you may find yourself outside much more often. Who doesn’t like to enjoy beautiful landscaping as they spend time outside? Landscaping can sometimes be one […]

Restoring And Maintaining Your Paver Patio

When moving into a new home, sometimes you may have to compromise on specific areas that don’t measure up to your dream home standards. A lot of the time you will find yourself compromising in one area of your wish list for another. You may be okay with a smaller house if it has a […]

Establishing a Retaining Wall

Is your lawn hilly or otherwise uneven? While you could go to great lengths hauling in extra dirt, tearing up grass, and trying level things out, there may be a better solution: Retaining walls. Retaining walls are a beautiful addition to your landscape that can help divide uneven sections, create borders, and enhance appearances. Not […]

Adding Ponds and Other Water Features to Your Landscape

When people think landscapes, their minds often jump immediately to green grass, well-trimmed shrubbery, some nice rock placement, and some colorful flowers for a nice accent. But if you really want to transform a lawn into your own personal oasis, some water features can make a massive difference.  Ponds, streams, and waterfalls are perfect ways to bring the great outdoors into […]

Lighting Up Your Landscape

Beautiful landscaping is meant to be seen. While the long days help showcase your lawn in the summer, the spring and fall seasons can leave you out in the dark. This is where landscape lighting can help out.  With the right lighting in place, your landscape can look even better at night than it does during the day. Not only does lighting installation help […]