"Crazy paving," the English call it.

In combining paving and also plants, the alternatives are endless: the results could vary from clean, official surface areas, prepared to hold up against routine foot website traffic, to laid-back bursts of vegetation and also blossoms in between rocks, brick, and also ceramic tiles. The end outcome is the exact same: vibrant yard floorings that … Read more"Crazy paving," the English call it.

Easy Tips to Remove Moss Without Chemicals from Lawns and Roof Shingles

Moss development on roofing systems downgrades the life of a roofing covering as well as moss in an organic yard suggests that the grass is harmful. When moss expands on a roof covering surface area, it soaks up dampness as well as holds it longer compared to locations that do not consist of moss. The … Read moreEasy Tips to Remove Moss Without Chemicals from Lawns and Roof Shingles

How to Remove Moss from your Deck

Certainly, if you have a more recent deck where moss has actually simply shown up, you will certainly have a whole lot much less job to do compared to somebody which has an aged deck taken over by moss. Utilize the press mop to sweep your deck once again to eliminate moss. Commercially ready moss … Read moreHow to Remove Moss from your Deck

"Crazy paving," the English call it.

In mixing paving and plants, the options are unlimited: the effects can range from tidy, formal surfaces, ready to withstand regular foot traffic, to casual bursts of foliage and flowers between stones, brick, and tiles. But the end result is the same: lively garden floors that invite people to stand or walk amid the plants. … Read more"Crazy paving," the English call it.

Sealing Your Patio Pavers – 11 Keys to Successfully Sealing Your Patio

When my neighbor first decided to install a paver-block patio behind his home, he chose paver stones for several good reasons. He thought they would last longer than other materials like wood, or poured concrete, he thought they had a really “rich” elegant look to them and most of all, he thought that they would be maintenance free. Well, he almost had it right. They do look great and they’re incredibly durable, but it wasn’t long before he learned that they aren’t completely maintenance free.

After several seasons of rain, snow and sun, the patio just didn’t look as good as it first did when he had it installed. The sun was beginning to fade the color in some areas, the sand between the stones had been washed away by the rains and weeds had started growing in the gaps between the pavers. He even began to see ant colonies beginning to form using his precious paver sand as their new home.

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Easy Tips to Remove Moss Without Chemicals from Lawns and Roof Shingles

Mosses may look beautiful with their velvety feel and green color, but they can be a nuisance to your lawn and roof surfaces. While there are plenty of conventional ways to reduce moss growth, there is always a safe way to remove moss without chemicals.

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How to Remove Moss from your Deck

Moss grows naturally in damp, shady areas. Once established, it can withstand extreme temperatures and regenerates very quickly. That’s why it may be difficult to remove permanently. Obviously, if you have a newer deck where moss has just appeared, you will have a lot less work to do than someone who has an old deck … Read moreHow to Remove Moss from your Deck

How to Build a Cinder Block or Concrete Block Retaining Wall

There was a time when cinder block retaining walls were all the rage. That was during post-war American building boom fifty years ago. Times have changed, and now these utilitarian walls more typically adorn commercial sites. Somewhere in between, the use of once-popular cinder block lost ground to the more contemporary “concrete block.” With the … Read moreHow to Build a Cinder Block or Concrete Block Retaining Wall

Flagstone Patio – Design and Installation

Flagstone Patio Installation If you have ever looked into high end landscape installations, you will find that the products are of a natural quality. Man made products are an antithesis to landscaping. The purpose of landscaping is to be in nature. This is why high end landscapes typically use flagstone for the patio and walkways. … Read moreFlagstone Patio – Design and Installation

Cheap and Easy landscaping ideas.

     I love gardening, flowers, plants, beautiful yards, and yes, landscaping. I always lived in apartments, and just recently moved to a house with a huge yard that I could landscape anyway I wanted! But then I thought, h’m…how? I am no professional, heck, I’ve never had a yard of my own before. And the … Read moreCheap and Easy landscaping ideas.