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Retaining Walls: More Than a Decorative Feature

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Some of the most impressive landscape designs out there usually include some sort of brick, concrete, paver, or any other hardscape features. These features really anchor a landscape design and elevate it to the next level. Not only that, but they usually add beautiful contrast to the greens and other colors of your lawn and […]

How to Keep Your Outdoor Pond Water Clean

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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

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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 […]

Natural Stone vs Manufactured Stone

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Want your landscape to have a premium appearance? Adding some stone accents, surfaces, and retaining walls are a great way to go. But before you can start adding stone, you’ll need to make a few decisions. Of course, you’ll have to decide on the size, shape, and color of your stone. But before you get […]

What To Consider About Landscaping Before Buying A House

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Home buyers often arrive at house showing or open houses with long lists of their top priorities for the home they are seeking to purchase. Usually, these lists revolve around kitchen updates, flooring preferences, or layout designs. Most people also consider the overall condition of the interior and exterior of the home, being sure to […]

Restoring And Maintaining Your Paver Patio

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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

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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

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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

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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 […]

Bringing Your Landscape Back to Life After Winter

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The end of winter is a wonderful thing in most respects. Windows can be opened, patios can be visited, and heavy coats can be left behind. The outdoors become a playground for all to enjoy. However, winter also leaves quite a mess on its way out.   This is especially true for landscapes.  When the temperatures start to rise and the snow […]