Beyond Landscaping


Month: January 2015

Best Practices for Seawall Maintenance in Winter

Seawalls have become an integral part of many shorelines in Indiana. Seawalls are the preferred method to prevent upland erosion and storm surge flooding. Seawall maintenance¬†depends on the type of wall installed. Seawall material are a key consideration. The sturdiest seawall is made of steel. The major advantage of steel wall is the minimal maintenance […]

How to Protect Your Custom Stone Patio in Winter

Patios and decks are a wonderful place to relax with friends and family during warm seasons. Maintaining your patio is important during the winter when it can be damaged by the rain, ice or snow. If you have a custom stone patio check out these tips for cleaning and maintaining your patio during the harsh […]

How to Protect Your Plants From Harsh Indiana Winters

Every winter season, plants in Indiana are exposed to extreme climatic conditions. These conditions may range from extended periods of cold temperatures to frost on plants. Consequently, such conditions inevitably damage plants. For this reason, it is important to understand and come up with ways to protect your plants.

10 Questions to Ask When Hiring A Landscaper

Your yard should reflect your vision, but you may not know where to start. Hiring a landscaper is often the first step. Asking questions before you hire a contractor can give you an idea of what kind of person you will be working with, how they plan to carry out the plan, projected costs, and […]