Landscaping Ideas – Selecting Plants

Landscaping Ideas – Selecting Plants

Choose plants appropriate for your area. Check the hardiness zone for cold tolerance, select long-lived plants that thrive in your soil conditions, note insect problems and susceptibility to disease, and consider sturdiness and wind resistance. Pay attention to plants that work well and repeat them in areas with similar conditions. Base plant choices more on interesting foliage than flowers. Flowers often require time for deadheading, regular maintenance, and replacement. Look… Read more »


Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Our front yard landscaping ideas give homeowners a beautiful landscape.  We can give you landscaping ideas for your front or back yard. When using a professional landscaping company, ensure your landscape project starts with a good design. A good landscape design is the foundation of your entire landscape project. The goal of your landscape design is to do less trimming, weeding, and fertilizing.  It is also important to use less water,… Read more »


Mulch and your Landscape

Why You Should use Mulch

There are many “green” benefits to applying mulch. Applying mulch to your landscape is a simple “green up” strategy that everyone can do. Mulches help maintain soil moisture by reducing evaporation and allows you to water less. Fresh mulch is known to inhibit weed germination and growth reducing the need for herbicides. All that is needed is a little hand weeding. Another big… Read more »