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Outdoor Decor: Ideas For Your Patio

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 […]

How to Create Your Own Rock Garden

How to Create Your Own Rock Garden
Backyard garden landscaping with paver bricks patio hardscape trees potted plants shrubs pond rocks and decor

If it’s time to renew your landscape, rock gardens make a beautiful and creative addition to your yard. These typically consist of a mix of rocks, boulders, sand, gravel, and whatever other ornaments and vegetation you choose to add. For those with an artistic eye, a variety of materials can be implemented to create a […]

Planning Your Garden

Planning Your Garden

Landscaping your garden allows you to make the most of a home’s land, but also to increase its value. However, landscaping your exterior requires a lot of patience and investment, and can represent a specific budget. Would you like to know how to organize your yard for a restful and pleasant place? Our experts advise […]