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Brightening up Your Home & Landscape: Outdoor Lighting Basics

A great way to brighten up your landscape, even after the sun sets, is to incorporate lighting in key areas around your home. In addition to boosting your curb appeal, nighttime landscape lighting can also keep your home safe and ensure walkways are well-light and easily traversable for entering and leaving your home.

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How to Hire a Lawncare Pro

Hiring a person or company to tend to your lawn and garden is like hiring any other type of contractoryou’re ideally looking for someone you trust, who is experienced, and who can help you match your landscape vision and needs with your budget.


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An Introduction to Hardscaping: The Backbone of Landscape Design

Whether it be putting in stone-lined flower beds throughout your yard, or planting trees in key spots along your property—most people understand the basics of landscape design. But hardscaping is a lesser known—but very important—aspect of designing a successful landscape. 


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Tips to Help You Create a Backyard Getaway

Looking for fun ways to give your outdoor spaces an upgrade? There are tons of options that can take your yard or garden to the next level. Even something as simple as adding a shade sail or greenery can create a beautiful backyard oasis. And, more complex projects like building a new outdoor kitchen or patio not only create beautiful outdoor areasthey can increase your home’s value and boost curb appeal, too!