planting plants where they will thrive

Optimizing The Effectiveness Of Your New Sprinkler

Posted on

Your new automatic sprinkler system can help keep your plants healthy and well-watered while using less water than you might have used with the hose, assuming that you use the right techniques to optimize your water usage. To make the best use of water with your new sprinkler system, follow these tips.  Water in the Late Evening or Early Morning Watering at the height of the day is a good way to lose water to evaporation. Read More»

Four Tips To Using Alternative Water Resources For Your Landscaping Irrigation

Posted on

Many areas have droughts that make landscaping irrigation essential if you want to have a green lawn and garden. If you use water from your municipal water service, this can be costly when your water and sewer bill comes. To reduce your irrigation costs, you can use alternative water resources for your sprinklers and irrigation. Here are some tips to help you get the water resources you need to have a green lawn: Read More»

3 Tips For Fighting Creeping Charlie

Posted on

Is your lawn being taken over by a vining plant with round, toothed leaves? Chances are, you’re dealing with an invasion of creeping charlie. It’s a tough plant to fight because it tolerate most herbicides well, and because it grows from a few main roots that are tough to locate and remove. You can’t just spray creeping charlie and expect it to shrivel up like a dandelion. To get rid of this pesky weed, you’ll need to follow these tips: Read More»

The Possibilities Of Landscaping Small Plots Of Land In Urban Environments

Posted on

When people think of cities, even small ones, they don’t often think of yards, property, and landscaping. However, urban landscaping can do a lot for a property. Even the smallest plot of land can make a building, or even a whole block, look friendlier and more desirable. If you own a property or just have a small yard, you can utilize the expertise of a professional landscaping service. Why Even Bother with Urban Landscaping? Read More»

Three Simple Ways To Upgrade Your Patio And Paths

Posted on

The hardscaping in your yard, which is the non-plant elements of the landscape, provide the bones of your backyard’s design. The focal point of these elements is usually the patio, with walkways and paths all leading to or from this central area. Giving these two important hardscaping elements—the patio and paths—a facelift can provide an instant improvement to your home’s appearance. Resurfacing Options For concrete patios and paths, simple resurfacing is the quickest and easiest way to improve the appearance. Read More»