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Broadcast Spreaders Vs. Slice Seeders

Broadcast Spreaders Vs. Slice Seeders

If you’re experiencing bare spots in your grass, but don’t want to take on the task of laying new sod, you may be in the market for tools that can effectively seed your lawn. Overseeding is an easy and affordable way to replenish those areas where your turf is too thin to look attractive and […]

Landscaping with Rocks and Flat Stones

Landscaping with Rocks and Flat Stones

In the cooler months and shorter days, many plants go dormant, or at least slow their growth down for a season, much like animals who hibernate through the winter. But in the temperate North Texas climate, we’re lucky enough to receive a good number of sunny days in the winter- many even warm enough to […]

Outdoor Decor: Ideas For Your Patio

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Outdoor Decor: Ideas For Your Patio

Designing a comfortable and smartly decorated patio is like having a whole new room added to your house. Even with limited space and a tight budget, you can turn a boring slab of wood or concrete into a stylish outdoor living space that’s inviting in every season. We took a look at a few popular […]

Lawn Care Tools: 101

For the avid gardener who loves to work with the ground, lawn care is much a passion than a chore. Any well-seasoned “green thumb” will tell you that the right tools are critical for effective and satisfying work. But what if you’re just starting out? Or perhaps it isn’t you who’s gained a sudden interest, […]

GPR and Utility Mapping for Extending into the Garden

GPR and Utility Mapping for Extending into the Garden

Mapping utility lines is often more of a challenge than initially anticipated. Drawings get old. Historical records become lost. Hand-drawn illustrations turn into desk-based ones, making the interpretation of utility archives a real puzzle. The use of ground penetrating radar or GPR is a helpful alternative. Distributors can confirm the location of utilities and plan […]

Adding Shrubs to Your Yard: DIY

Adding Shrubs to Your Yard: DIY

If you’re looking to upgrade your landscape, but don’t want to plant a garden, we’ve got some ideas for you. Who doesn’t want to add some height and texture to their yard, rather than just having a groomed lawn with a couple of trees? This is why we’re going to explore planting shrubs.  So what […]

How to Prepare Your Lawn for Overseeding

How to Prepare Your Lawn for Overseeding

If you’ve ever had a dry or sparse patch in your lawn, you may be familiar with the helpful practice of overseeding to address the issue. But how much do you know about making sure this practice is effective?  It’s one thing to simply disperse some extra seeds, hope they take hold, and literally watch […]