Beyond Landscaping


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Prepare Your Yard for Fall

  What you do in the fall will determine how lush your grass is the following year, whether your trees can survive a harsh winter, and how healthy all your plants are down the road. Most people think only of removing leaves in the fall, but there is far more to do at this time […]

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Do You Need a Retaining Wall?

  You may have seen retaining walls around your neighborhood, but not noticed what they actually did for the landscape. The functionality of a retaining wall is subtle, but it’s also of vital importance. It provides a stable foundation for sloping grounds or hilly terrain that can sweep your house away over time due to […]

Paver Driveway Maintenance

The most attractive entrances to a home are paver driveways. They are made of brick and require little maintenance. If well tended, they last the life of a home. Paver driveways are bold, elegant and give a sense of class and distinction. As each pattern may be unique, no two are the same. These driveways […]

Upscale Hardscape Landscape

Hardscape is the part of your landscape design that isn’t plants. Walkways, walls, driveways, patios, stonework, decks, and arbors would all be examples of hardscape. Upscale hardscape landscape materials turn a bland space into an art form. Since folks tend to relate stonework to castles and royalty, it makes a grand material to use in […]

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 […]