If you want your landscaping design to stand out, don't just rely on conventional lawns and plants. Non-plant materials, such as stones, pebbles, wood, concrete, and even asphalt also have a role to play in landscaping. For example, you can also use such hard materials to improve the aesthetics of the sections of your yard that have poor soils that can't sustain plant life. However, there are a few precautions you should consider before hardscaping your home compound.
26 July 2016
A single tree is worth up to a 19% increase on your home's value, which is quite impressive. But, if you do not currently have any trees on your property, you should consider growing them before trying to sell. The process of growing and maintaining a tree until maturity is not that challenging, especially when you follow the correct guidelines and let professionals help you with things like pest control and pruning.
4 July 2016
Although you may love your trees, like many property owners, you may perform little or no maintenance on them. Although trees sometimes do fine without special care, trees are more likely to thrive if you pay attention to their needs. Instead of ignoring your trees, you should devise a simple care routine to help them reach their growth potential. Watering You probably know to water newly planted trees, but you may not realize that they need steady watering for their first two growing seasons.
21 June 2016
Does your property have a tree or bush that you'd like to get rid of? Are you thinking about removing the tree on your own in an attempt to save money? Although small and young trees can be removed with relative ease, you may want to consider your plans if you have more mature trees. Here are some reasons why you should consider hiring a professional to handle your tree or bush:
20 June 2016
Living next to a busy street may not be disturbing while you are inside your home, as long as you have excellent insulation with the doors, windows, and walls to keep out noise. But, you may hear just about every vehicle passing by when you are spending time in your backyard, which may not be that enjoyable. While you could always move, you may love your house and want to find an effective solution.
20 June 2016
Are you looking for a fun and summery addition to your yard's landscaping? A pond might be just what the doctor ordered. A pond is a simple water feature to install that can add a great focal point and make your whole yard more inviting to the senses. And it can take as little as a weekend even for a novice gardener. Here's a 4 step guide to creating your own backyard pond.
17 June 2016
When most people think of what a lawn mowing service will do for them, they assume that they are going to mow their lawn and likely weed-eat the edges. However, most lawn mowing services can do much more than that for you. Since caring for your landscaping generally requires a lot more than just mowing the grass, this is very beneficial for a lot of people. This article will discuss 3 extras that a lawn mowing service (click here for more about this topic) can do for you to help you care for your yard that you may not know about.
16 June 2016