Do you live an area that makes it hard to grow grass? Find out how to use nothing more than hardscape materials to finish your property.

What To Know About Sod Installation

16 November 2021
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If you want a lush lawn for your property but don't have enough time to seed and grow new grass, sod installation is an excellent solution. Sod can instantly turn around a brown or sparse lawn, improving curb appeal instantaneously. There are various types of sod available, and selecting the right option for your landscaping is crucial. Here are three things that you should know about sod installation before jumping in. Read More …

Take Care Of Your Trees To Keep Your Yard Safe

29 October 2021
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If you have a lot of trees in your yard and your family members and pets spend a lot of time there, make sure you take care of your trees. If you have trees that are not in good shape or are overgrown, large branches could fall, or the entire tree may topple over. If this happens, anyone can get injured and in some cases, the injuries could be severe. There are preventative measures you can take to ensure the safety of your family. Read More …

Beyond Fountains: Other Ways To Include Water In Your Landscape Design

28 September 2021
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When you hear the word "water feature," what kind of creation comes to mind? Many people immediately picture a fountain. While fountains can be beautiful, they are definitely not the only type of water feature available to you. Here are some other types of water features to consider including in your landscape design. A Soaking Pool One option is to include a small soaking pool in your landscape design. This pool can serve two purposes. Read More …

5 Landscape Layers to Know When Designing Your Yard

7 September 2021
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A bland and uninteresting landscape is often the result of failing to plant in more than one or two layers. A flat lawn with a single tree is boring, but a lawn with layered plants of various sizes and textures is attractive and welcoming.  1. Soil Region The one layer that you can't see but that which is most important is the soil layer. All landscape planning begins with the soil. Read More …

Insight To Help You Choose And Install The Right Landscape Rock

16 August 2021
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Landscaping your yard with the right materials and vegetation can give you an attractive yard that works well with the environment and your climate. It is important to consider how you want to improve the area, balancing vegetation and rock in the right proportion for your property. Here are some recommendations to help you choose and install the best rock and gravel to improve your yard. Evaluate Your Options There are a lot of different options in terms of rock and gravel available for your home's landscaping use. Read More …

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hardscaping areas that won't grow grass easily

I live in an area that is very difficult to grow grass. If I was to water my lawn a couple of times each day, the grass may grow, but that would cost me a small fortune in water bills and waste a lot of water that could be used for more efficient purposes. Instead of fighting the grass to grow, I decided to embrace the dryness of the area and complete the landscape design using mostly hardscape materials. I used rocks of all sizes coupled with wood to create a yard that I love to spend time in and am very proud of. Find out how to use nothing more than hardscape materials to finish your property.