Landscaping Projects & Ideas

Transform your yard with DIY outdoor landscaping projects. From landscape edging to water features, look like you’re a landscaping professional.

Turn on the Lights!

Tis the season for outdoor lights! Remember how much fun it was last year to untangle all the strings of lights, find the extension cords, get out the ladder and balance on one foot while stretching to hang lights on the peak of the second story? Not so much fun, right? Save a lot of time [...]

Holiday Season, Landscaping|

Trees For Small Spaces, Our Favorite

It seems our living spaces are growing smaller every day, either by choice or by design.  That doesn’t mean you should scare away from planting trees.  Not only are trees aesthetically pleasing, they are good for your home value and great for the environment! Whether you are looking for a tree that blooms, or maybe [...]

Gardening, Landscaping, Trees|

Easy Maintenance Shrubs

We take pride in our homes and want them to look nice, not only for us...but for our neighbors, and passers by too.  Unfortunately, we all weren't magically born with a green thumb.  For those of us that weren't, shrubs that are low maintenance are a must! Here are a few favorites to try: Smokebush [...]

The Mighty Shrub

Like all plants, it is important to know a shrub’s growth habits, light requirements and watering needs – but shrubs offer gardeners all the beauty of perennial flowers without nearly as much effort.  Your reward for planting a single shrub is likely to be dozens, or even hundreds, of flowers, season after season.  And [...]

Landscaping, Shrubs|

Should You Mulch Around Perennials?

For many gardeners, the most intriguing aspect of perennials is that they come in an amazing profusion of colors, shapes, sizes and textures. There are literally thousands of varieties available, and because of this diversity, a perennial can be found that will grow in almost any situation. Summer mulch. Using a summer mulch around [...]

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