Creating Your Secret Garden

It’s the feeling you get when you imagine relaxing in a beautiful natural refuge—a calming and positive influence on your emotions, like a good vacation. Most of us have a secret garden image stored in our minds. It may...

Tips for a Picture-Perfect Lawn

he first sign of spring can awaken the gardening enthusiast in many homeowners. Warmer weather brings with it the anticipation of barbecues with friends and lounging by the pool, all while admiring the beauty of your backyard. But what...

Planning a Pooch-Friendly Paradise

Just because you want a safe play sanctuary for man’s best friend to frolic in doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your dreams of having a beautiful backyard oasis. A mutually fulfilling retreat lies in wait!

A Sustainable Alternative to Traditional Swimming Pools

Natural swimming pools (NSPs) are chemical-free, ecologically harmonious, and safe for humans and the environment. Rather than via the use of chemicals, pool water is mechanically purified by beneficial microbes and carefully selected aquatic plants as it is mechanically...

Wonderful Retaining Walls

Stamped concrete is essentially poured concrete that has been imprinted before it dries. The intent is to create the look of concrete slabs or pavers but at a lower cost. While this option may be tempting, there are certain...

An Animal’s Oasis: Making Your Backyard Safe for Pets

When it comes to pets, most people don’t think of them as mere animals—they are truly members of the family, who naturally want to spend many hours in the backyard along with their two-legged companions. However, as with any...

Spring Lawn Care

It is always exciting when that first hint of spring hits the air, the winter snow begins to melt and your lawn finally starts to emerge from beneath a blanket of white. Those first signs of green can be...