If you are like many other individuals, you may be unsure of the steps that should be taken to keep your yard and landscaping looking its best. Considering the important role that this can play on the value of your home, it is important to make sure that you are following all of the steps that are necessary to keep your yard in good condition. Keep Any Fountains Or Ponds Maintained
26 June 2018
Even if you have a great irrigation system set-up around your home, there are still steps you can take to use water more effectively. This is especially important if you live in a drought-prone area where water is a really limited resource. Limit the Use of Grass Grass is a very water-hungry plant. Grass needs a lot of water in order to stay lush and green. If you don't water your grass regularly, your grass can easily die.
17 May 2018
When it comes to landscaping, every home is different. Some homeowners prefer their landscaping to be as low maintenance and as easy to care for as possible. Others enjoy maintaining their landscaping and prefer to have more landscaping elements. When it comes to your home's landscaping, there are a lot of things that you must take into consideration including your budget, how the landscape will look, and how much time you want to spend on maintenance.
23 March 2018
When you think of a lawn care service, you likely think of paying someone to mow your grass. However, a lawn care service actually does much more than that for your landscaping. It is these additional services that often make hiring a lawn care service worth it as they do extra things to make sure your landscaping looks amazing. Here are three great benefits that a lawn care service can perform for you.
18 March 2018
Designing the perfect outdoor living space when you live in a desert climate certainly comes with a few extra challenges. You may not be able to pull off a lush, green yard surrounded by tropical flowers, but you can still have a beautiful, relaxing outdoor living space. The key is to embrace the local climate, focus on landscaping that doesn't require much water, and provide plenty of shade from the bright desert sun.
2 March 2018
A splash pad is a good way to stay cool on hot days without the risks and responsibilities associated with a swimming pool. While people, especially kids, will find splash pads, like the ones sold by Kraftsman Play, fun all on their own, here are two things you can add to the area to make them even more useful and great. Water Heater Although splash pads are permanent fixtures, it may only be possible to use them for one season, depending on where you live.
5 February 2018
Having artificial turf installed can be a useful option for homeowners that want to minimize the amount of work their yard requires or that have soil issues that make growing grass extremely difficult. When you have artificial turf installed, there are some basic steps that are required to keep it in good condition. Failing to follow these basic steps may result in your turf prematurely degrading. Keep The Turf Clean
19 January 2018
When you choose to plant a lawn in your yard, the soil and area need to be prepared to make sure the lawn is given a healthy start. There are several steps that need to be taken before you plant your lawn seed or laying the sod. Here are some steps and insight to help you prepare for your new lawn to grow. Remove Debris The soil where your lawn will grow needs to be free of debris, such as stumps, rocks, and other materials that can get in the way of your grass.
16 December 2017
If you want to make the most out of your outdoor space, you will want to do renovations to make it more livable space. This also means that you are going to need some mechanical installations, which may include lighting, cables and heating solutions. Here are some tips that will help with the mechanical systems in the design of your outdoor living space: 1. Cabling for Audio and Internet Solutions Outdoors
5 December 2017
If you have a beautiful concrete patio, a new rock wall, or a brick pathway made with pavers, it's important to understand that your hardscaping does require some maintenance, even during the winter months. Winter can be rough on hard surface landscape elements, so proper preparation and care is essential for making sure these elements are not ruined over the course of many long winters. Here's what you need to know about caring for hardscapes during the winter time:
28 November 2017