Koi Pond – Liners vs. Professional Construction

Why is there so much talk about pond liners? Which ones are UV protected, or stronger, or last longer? I am by no means an expert on liner technology, nor have I ever used them in my 26 years of designing and building waterfalls. If you’re a “liner guy” disciple, I’m sure you’re thinking, “Oh … Read moreKoi Pond – Liners vs. Professional Construction

Garden water features: Thinking small is less work

That’s why many homeowners are choosing relatively small options such as fountains, bubbling urns and waterfalls, rather than ponds and streams, industry analysts say.

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Add Beauty And Elegance To Your Landscape With Stonework

Landscaping is one of the easiest ways to spruce up your home and give it a fresh look. Plants, gardens, and greenery are effective in making an otherwise suburban backyard into a jungle, tropical, or flower garden landscape. The results can be serene. However, another technique homeowners are increasingly turning to that can dramatically shape their home environment is with stonework. There are few materials more earthy, solid, or enduring than stonework. Stonework can add an elegant look to any backyard and can be utilized in gardens, sidewalks, paths, patios, waterfalls, outdoor living areas, recreational areas, trails, outdoor cooking areas, ponds, and more.

Some of the most beautiful structures in the world utilize stone, and stonework can take your backyard to another world. From old-world stone walls to cobblestone paths, stone has an impact like little else. However, some people may have concerns about the process and what the process would be like. After all, would the creation of custom stonework turn their precious yard into a dustbowl, unsafe for children and pets for weeks on end? With a reputable Houston landscaping company, these worries can be eased. This is an idea of what the process would be like and how it would progress.

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Landscaping Ideas using Rocks and Stones

The possibilities, when using stones and rocks as decorating tools, are endless. Not only do the natural colors enhance the look and feel of any yard or garden, but a little landscaping, no matter how small can increase the esthetic appeal of your home and increase it’s value. Paths Creating a path, either from the … Read moreLandscaping Ideas using Rocks and Stones

Top Reasons to Have a Patio Installed by Patio Contractors on Long Island, Longo’s Landscaping

St. James, NY (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Longo’s Landscaping & Masonry of St. James is no stranger to designing beautiful patios, driveways and walkways. Most times these features sell themselves, said an inside spokesperson, meaning that, every homeowner dreams of having a nice backyard to come home to. For some people who need the harder … Read moreTop Reasons to Have a Patio Installed by Patio Contractors on Long Island, Longo’s Landscaping

Garden water features: Thinking small is less work

from That’s why many homeowners are choosing relatively small options such as fountains, bubbling urns and waterfalls, rather than ponds and streams, industry analysts say. “A big backyard pond takes a lot of time to clean,” said Laura Dickinson, extension master gardener coordinator at Kansas State University. “You have to fight with the critters, keep … Read moreGarden water features: Thinking small is less work

Rock Your Landscape With Landscaping River Rock

Landscaping river rock can become an important part of any backyard pond design. They provide functional character with distinct natural beauty. When starting to design a stunning landscape it will be necessary to carefully choose and plan the type of landscaping rocks you will use. When starting your landscaping design, it can be beneficial to … Read moreRock Your Landscape With Landscaping River Rock

Garden water features: Thinking small is less work

Water features can bring interest, beauty and wildlife to a garden, but they also can be work. That’s why many homeowners are choosing relatively small options such as fountains, bubbling urns and waterfalls, rather than ponds and streams, industry analysts say. “A big backyard pond takes a lot of time to clean,” said Laura Dickinson, … Read moreGarden water features: Thinking small is less work

Garden water features: Thinking small is less work

thanks to That’s why many homeowners are choosing relatively small options such as fountains, bubbling urns and waterfalls, rather than ponds and streams, industry analysts say. “A big backyard pond takes a lot of time to clean,” said Laura Dickinson, extension master gardener coordinator at Kansas State University. “You have to fight with the critters, … Read moreGarden water features: Thinking small is less work