Monthly Archives: August 2017

Tips for Summer Yard Maintenance

Summer means enjoying your yard and spending as much time outdoors as possible.  But it can be a challenge to keep your lawn and yard looking beautiful.  There are so many things to consider, from the health of your lawn to the care of trees and plants.

These tips for summer yard maintenance will make […]

By |August 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

What You Need to Know About Outdoor Kitchens

If you’re dreaming of having an outdoor kitchen, you’re certainly not alone.  Many people are sharing that dream.  Installing an outdoor kitchen is the second most popular home improvement project in the USA today, topped only by updating indoor kitchens.

The kitchen being the heart of the home, that makes sense.

But taking your kitchen act […]

By |August 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

A Little Mulch Goes a Long Way

Mulch is a balancing act.  Too much and you can be working against your trees and plants.  Not enough and you’re working against yourself (because you’re the one doing it).

A little mulch goes a long way.  So, let’s talk about mulching and how to do it right.
Organic or inorganic?
Most horticulturists and landscapers prefer organic […]

By |August 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Using Foliage Plants for Year ‘Round Interest

Every garden that’s well-maintained is beautiful during the warm months of spring and summer.  But your garden is there all year long, so using foliage plants for year ‘round interest is a must.

There are many plants adaptable to all-season gardens, so we’d like to share some of them with you, in the interest of […]

By |August 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Landscape Lighting – Extend Your Evenings

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could stay outdoors after the sun has set, enjoying your home’s beautiful exteriors in the cool, night air?

Sure, there are ways around the darkness – flashlights, hurricane lanterns and candles can all light your way.  But what if you could just flip a switch and see your outdoor […]

By |August 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|