Three Tips For Buying And Using Topsoil
14 March 2017
Whether you are looking to construct exterior fixtures like retaining walls or just want to get your hands on the best soil for a meticulously planted garden -- topsoil is the go-to option. Topsoil refers to the layer of soil that naturally occurs on earth near the top few inches of the surface. This type of soil is the first option for a number of reasons, so you will want to do your research in order to learn how much it costs and how to make the best use of it.
Three Ways To Save When Redoing Your Own Landscaping
2 March 2017
Re-landscaping your own yard can save you a lot of money compared to hiring a professional. However, costs can still add up quickly. If you're really on a tight budget, then you'll want to apply some of these tactics to keep your landscaping costs as low as possible.
Shop for wholesale plants.
Look online for retailers who sell wholesale plants. You may have to buy them in larger quantities, but you'll get them for a lot less than you'd pay at your local garden center.
Two Creative Retaining Wall Ideas That Add The WOW Factor To Your Backyard
2 March 2017
Retaining walls don't have to be boring. Turn that one in your yard into a creatively designed haven that adds that WOW factor to your personal space. These two ideas can help you do just that.
Create a Custom Seating Area
Make the most of that retaining wall by making it into a comfortable seating area. If you're building one from scratch, use the same stones to build the wall and then a platform in front of it.
Four Reasons Why Your New Sod Lawn Is Struggling
1 November 2016
New sod is one of the best aspects of a landscape—an instant, beautifully green lawn. However, some homeowners are dismayed to discover that after only a few short weeks, all that was emerald is now turning brown. Often, a new lawn struggles because of improper care or preparation. Here are four reasons why your new grass might be fighting for its life.
1. You didn't prep the site before you laid your sod.