New Landscape Makes a Yard Feel New Again

Landscape Guide For Attracting Wildlife

Inviting wildlife into your yard can create an urban oasis for birds, foxes, raccoons, and sometimes even deer. A yard landscaped for wildlife also provides sufficient food and cover for the friendly pollinators, such as bees and butterflies. The following guide will help you create a refuge for the neighborhood wildlife. Water Water is the single most important factor. A dry yard isn't inviting to animals, birds, or insects. There are several ways that you can add water to your landscape design: Read More 

How You Can Protect Your Concrete Paver Driveway Installation This Winter

Winter will be here before you know it, so it's time to get ready to take care of your concrete pavers installation. Winter is a tough time of year for pavers, and many people who have a pavers driveway must take special precautions to protect it from ice and snow. The following tips will help you take care of your driveway this winter, to ensure that it looks just as good next year it does now. Read More 

Keeping Your Lawn Free Of Litter With 3 Smart Landscaping Projects

Enjoying your front yard by sitting down on your porch and watching the wildlife outdoors can be great, but it can be difficult to do if you constantly notice litter rolling into your lawn. If you've noticed that everything from paper bags to plastic bottles have found their way onto your yard, you may be frustrated and unsure of what you can do to stop it from happening again in the future. Read More 

Have Puppies? Here’s What You Need to Do in Your Backyard

If your family has recently adopted some puppies, you will probably want them to play outside as much as they can. The backyard can be a world of exploration for them, but you need to take some steps to make sure that they are safe from plants they shouldn't be around. Not only that, you need to guard against holes and dying plants as a result of the dog activities in the yard. Read More 

Use These Tips To Control Your Sprinkler System Water Usage

Having a sprinkler system installed by a landscaping service is a key way to ensure that your yard stays picturesque throughout the growing season. The sprinkler's ability to keep your lawn and garden flourishing and healthy can make your yard the focal point of the neighborhood, as well as give you a reason to smile each time you arrive home. Whether your city has limitations on the amount of water that homeowners can use or you're on a well and don't want it to run dry, it's important to use your sprinkler in a manner that will keep your water consumption under control. Read More 

About Me

New Landscape Makes a Yard Feel New Again

Hi. My name is Martha. My husband Leo and I are empty nesters. The last of our three kids moved out of the home about eight years ago. Since that time, we have talked a great deal about retirement and what we wanted to do with our house. The house is slightly too large for just the two of us, but we already have two grandchildren and from the way our kids talk, we are in for plenty more. We have decided to stay in our home since it has plenty of room for our family to come and stay with us from time to time. The one thing we really wanted to change is the backyard. Leo retired last year, and I’ll be retiring in about six months. We are already talking with the landscape contractor, and I’m excited to share some of our plans with you!


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