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Tips for Hot Summer Weather

Tips for Hot Summer Weather

One of the biggest challenges you can face when maintaining your landscape is creating a design which can withstand a long, hot summer. Hot weather is the sworn enemy of many of the traditional landscaping elements used on residential properties. We wanted to offer...

Helping Grass Survive the Summer and HOT Temperatures TIPS

Helping Grass Survive the Summer and HOT Temperatures TIPS

Some types of grass do better in high temperatures, but all are likely to suffer as the thermometer rises during the hottest months of the year. Keeping the lawn healthy can be a challenge.For those battling hot days, scorching sun and the occasional drought, HGTV...

Tips for Staying Hydrated

Tips for Staying Hydrated

Just a REMINDER – It’s HOT HOT HOT outside and we wanted to remind everyone to keep hydrated!! It's one thing to know you need to drink enough, but it's another thing to make sure you're consistently consuming enough liquids. See more suggestions below to help you...

The Benefits of Bees

The Benefits of Bees

We should all give bees a hearty thanks, because, without bees, we would have ceased to exist long ago. Humans eat their honey, use their wax, and rely on bees to help our food grow, benefiting us all. POLLINATION Bees carry pollen from plant to plant and flower to...

Does Curb Appeal Really Increase Your Home Value?

Does Curb Appeal Really Increase Your Home Value?

Does Curb Appeal Really Increase Your Home Value? When you’re selling your home, curb appeal is the first impression that really matters. Never underestimate the value of that first impression. By upgrading your curb appeal, you have a chance to influence potential...

Summertime Landscaping Tips

Summertime Landscaping Tips

When the weather is hot, how can you tell if your lawn and garden are getting enough water? First, it's not necessary to water lawns and plants every day. As a general rule, more plants are killed through over-watering than under-watering.   Second, understand...

Perennial Flowers and Plants to Make Any Yard Beautiful

Perennial Flowers and Plants to Make Any Yard Beautiful

Before you get to planting, it is important to understand what perennials even are. These flowers live for more than two years. Most bloom each spring and summer, die in the autumn and winter, and return in the spring (though there are some exceptions). And of course,...

Annual Flowers to Plant In Your Yard

Annual Flowers to Plant In Your Yard

Annual Flowers to Plant In Your Yard While the best perennial flowers and plants last more than two years, they tend to be more expensive than annuals, which only last a single season.  Annual Flowers are often relatively inexpensive, that will make it all the more...

Difference Between Annuals and Perennials

Difference Between Annuals and Perennials

Spring is HERE and it's time to start making your yard beautiful!  If you are a novice, or just need a quick reminder we thought perhaps we could offer some information on the difference between Annuals and Perennials plantings. Annuals: Plants that flower and die in...

Outdoor Lighting Solutions

Outdoor Lighting Solutions

  Define the Purpose for Landscape LightingWhen considering adding landscape lighting think about what your purposes are for wanting illumination in your backyard. Perhaps you want to set a soft, romantic mood during the evening hours. Maybe you have a bench or a...

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