hardscaping areas that won't grow grass easily

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.

Landscaping Elements To Help Improve Soil Stability In Your Yard And Garden

15 January 2021
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Erosion is a problem that exists not only in the commercial industry, with soil loss around construction areas and farmlands, but it is also a problem for you as a homeowner. Your property can become damaged severely from the effects of wind and rainfall that move soil from its position, leaving you with poor air quality and problems with soil slope and drainage issues. Here are some elements to add to your garden and yard landscaping to increase your soil stabilization and prevent erosion to the ground and its surrounding surfaces. Read More …

Three Types of Home Lawn Sprinklers

25 November 2020
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If you are considering the installation of a lawn sprinkler system, you need to make sure you understand the options available. Sprinkler systems fall into three main types, with each suitable for different tasks. Drip A drip irrigation system wastes the least amount of water compared to every other type of home sprinkler system. There are several different types of emitters used on a drip line. Basic drip emitters and soakers simply dribble water directly onto the soil, and they are best suited in landscaping and garden beds with evenly spaced plants. Read More …

2 Questions To Ask Prospective Snow Removal Services

27 October 2020
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With winter coming, it's time to start thinking about how you are going to get rid of the snow that is coming with it. One way to do it is to go out and shovel out your driveway yourself, but that can be a lot of work and it may be something that is too difficult for you to handle, depending on how big your driveway is. That's why you might consider using a snow removal service. Read More …

Two Surefire Ways To Get The Most Out Of Working With Landscaping Contractor

9 September 2020
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A qualified landscaping contractor will bring to life the beautiful vision you have for your yard. You want to make sure you choose an experienced contractor whose work speaks for itself, and that's why you should always insist on seeing some of their previous work and references. Once you have identified a qualified and experienced landscaping contractor to engage in your project, you need to think about how to get the best out of this hire. Read More …

3 Ways That You Can Improve Your Sandy Soil

30 July 2020
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If you're like many people who live near the ocean or a large lake, you probably struggle with sandy soils on a regular basis. Sandy soils are difficult to garden in because they lack the ability to hold the water and nutrients that most plants require in order to thrive. Although some homeowners in your position simply give up and do their gardening in containers rather than struggle with sandy soil, there are soil-building strategies designed to help you grow your garden right in the ground. 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.