How To Lay Landscape Boulders

Posted on: 22 October 2017

Add height and interest to your boring landscape without doing a complete design renovation by adding boulders. However, boulders should be planned carefully in advance so they blend with your yard size and soil. You also need a good way to transport them around the yard, since they are heavy. Follow these steps to place boulders in your landscape. Prepare to Install the Boulders To lay the boulders, gather: work gloves  tape measure chalk or hose graph paper  digging tools (shovel, tamper) rake landscape fabric  boulders in various sizes Draw the land design on graph paper, including water features, pathways, and fences, then mark desired boulder locations avoiding above-ground pipes and septic tank locations. [Read More]

3 Tips For Choosing A Budget-Friendly Landscape Design

Posted on: 20 October 2017

If you are looking to make your lawn more attractive, you might be focused on coming up with the perfect design for your landscaping. One thing that you might be concerned about, however, is sticking to a budget. After all, not only do you probably want to avoid spending a ton of money on the initial landscaping, but you may want to choose a design that will be affordable to maintain as well. [Read More]

What Could Go Wrong When Pressure Washing Your Home?

Posted on: 20 October 2017

When most homeowners think about curb appeal, many of them think about the greenery, decorative items, and deck or patio. However, the cleanliness of the exterior of the home matters. In most instances, getting the exterior clean means pressure washing. It is not as simple as pointing a hose and rinsing the home though. It requires skill. If you are planning to pressure wash your home, here are three mistakes to avoid. [Read More]

Three Things To Do With Fall Leaves

Posted on: 19 October 2017

Fall is here, and you may have more leaves than you have ideas of things to do with them. Thankfully leaves are versatile. You can make crafts with them or use them to make your garden well-nourished next year. Make Fall Crafts If you frequently pick up the prettiest fall leaves but have no idea what to do with them-look no further! Fall crafts are a perfect way to use up some of your leaves. [Read More]