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Landscaping your yard could be more beneficial than you think. The landscaping can actually be more than just beautiful - it could be effective in controlling water flow and pests in your yard. How do you create a landscape design that will be both beautiful and beneficial? Are some plants better and more hardy than others? How do you choose what plants to place where? How much hardscape does your design need? These and many other landscaping questions are answered on my website. Take a moment to read up on my personal experiences and learn from what I have been through in the past.

4 Landscaping Additions To Consider For A Custom Pool

A landscape architect company offers landscaping services for your custom swimming pool. With so many landscaping options available, architectural landscaping narrows down the choices that will work best in your custom pool area. Discover four landscaping ideas to consider for your custom pool. 1. Vegetation Some custom pool owners want their backyard to feel like an oasis. You can choose plants like palm trees, ferns, and bamboo. Any decorative plants will work in your swimming pool environment. Read More 

5 Ways Your Tree Service Can Reduce Nuisance Sap

Dripping tree sap can result in big messes on paving and patios. It can even causes damages to the finish on your car's paint or to your home's siding. Although sap production is natural and can't be completely prevented, your tree service can help you reduce the nuisance that sap can cause.  1. Prune at the Right Time Timing is everything when it comes to trimming your landscape trees. Cutting back trees when they are in the flush of the growth cycle can often lead to heavier sap production. Read More 

Installed A New Brick Paved Patio? How To Keep The Flooring In Good Condition

If you just installed a new brick paved patio, you need to learn how to keep the brick pavers in good condition. This way, you and your family can enjoy the new patio for years to come. Keep reading for three maintenance tips to get you started.  Keep the Brick Pavers Clean You need to keep the brick pavers clean by sweeping the patio regularly. This will remove dust and dirt that will build up on the flooring. Read More 

How To Avoid Common Mistakes When Fertilizing Your Lawn

Your lawn needs to be fertilized so that it has enough nutrition. However, it's possible to have too much of a good thing. If you have too much fertilizer, such as if your lawn has too much nitrogen, you might actually damage the grass. There are several mistakes you can make while applying fertilizer to your lawn that you should avoid. Too Much Fertilizer Can Hurt Your Lawn High levels of nitrogen can cause roots to not grow enough and can cause excessive amounts of leaf growth. Read More 

Tips For Removing A Tree To Make Room For A Backyard Pool

If you want a backyard pool so you and the kids can stay cool and have fun at home this summer, you may have problems if there are trees in the way. A quick way to put up a pool is to buy an above-ground model that you can set up, fill, and start using within a couple of days. You might even choose the dimensions of the pool so you can squeeze it between trees. Read More