Get Expert Planting Advice from the Local Garden Center

Every spring people take to their backyards looking for ways to beautify their surroundings. Many people have a lot of ambition but unfortunately little knowledge on how to select and grow plants that will fare well in their climate. Thankfully local garden centers can be relied upon to assist people with their gardening questions. There … Read moreGet Expert Planting Advice from the Local Garden Center

Backyard Patio Design Ideas

Backyard patio design ideas are plentiful and abundant and highly specific to the tastes of the individual. Some people like their backyard patios to be designed for functionality, some want the most beautiful garden oasis you could imagine, other patio design plan center around leisure or relaxation. Whatever backyard patio designs you value the most you should take the time to research a number of design ideas to completely exhaust your options. Once you have a large array of design plans available you can pick and choose exactly what you want.

How To Design A Backyard Patio

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Just Do It!

      If you’ve been dreaming of growing your own herbs and vegetables but feel that the task is daunting, there is no law that says you need to start planting in rows long enough to feed the whole neighborhood.  You can start small by planting a few pots of herbs, peppers and tomatoes … Read moreJust Do It!

Flower Bed Border: Flower Bed Edging Ideas

Flower bed borders give flower beds the perfect polished look, that any gardener aims for. They add to a garden’s style and landscaping. Flower bed edging not only provides the flower beds with good visual appeal, but they also provide for easy maintenance and the cutting down of mowing time. Flower bed edging also keeps … Read moreFlower Bed Border: Flower Bed Edging Ideas

Landscape Edging that is Natural and Good for the Environment

Looking for great curb appeal? This article contains tips and suggestions on how to create a beautiful lawn edging using natural landscaping materials such as stone, plastic, bamboo and recycled building products. Using Stone for Landscape Edgings Natural landscape edging gives your yard a unique look. There are plenty of creative ways to add curb … Read moreLandscape Edging that is Natural and Good for the Environment

Getting Rid of Chipmunks that Damage Your Property-The Humorous Version

Most people think chipmunks are cute….me included.  There’s Chip and Dale and Alvin and his cohorts.  While they look adorable, they are also rodents and can do expensive damage to your home and property. I’ve lived in the country for almost 20 years and have always been comfortable watching chipmunks dart in and around my … Read moreGetting Rid of Chipmunks that Damage Your Property-The Humorous Version

Patio Landscape

Tip 1: Start with a plan. A healthy and beautiful landscape almost always starts with a plan. The best way to get your plan together is to start with a likes and dislikes portfolio. You can easily gather ideas for this portfolio from residential, commercial and public gardens. Take a digital camera around with you … Read morePatio Landscape