Tips for Growing a Drought-Resistant Garden

Nothing ruins the look and feel of a garden like a dry spring or summer. Even a few weeks without significant rainfall can dry and wilt the plants in your garden. Luckily, with the right preparation and maintenance, you can ensure a lush, green garden no matter the weather. Here are a few tips and [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|Gardening, Landscaping, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kid-Friendly Landscaping Ideas

Your backyard is probably one of the central hubs of your home, especially if you have kids. Having a kid-friendly backyard is a great way to encourage you children to play and enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of your home home. Some homeowners have trouble balancing a well-crafted aesthetic with the practical needs of [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|Landscaping|0 Comments

The Layers of Landscape and Garden Planning

Designing a landscaping or gardening plan can be a daunting task. When start to plan a new exterior design project, many homeowners are at a loss of where to start. Sometimes it’s easier to think about a landscaping project after breaking it down into smaller parts. One helpful technique is to think about your landscaping [...]

By | May 29th, 2017|Landscaping, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Everything You Need to Know About Modern Landscaping

Modern landscaping is all about creating a sleek and refined look through the right combination of plant life, furniture and other aesthetic elements. Modern garden design has its roots in the 1950s and 60s, when bold, geometric lines and shapes were all the rage. Today’s garden landscaping designs often has a softer tone than the [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|Landscaping|0 Comments

Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Old Fencing

Fences are a great way to border and protect your yard, but eventually, the material may start to wear down, especially if your fence is made from natural materials, such as wood. Damaged fencing not only ruin the aesthetic of your yard, it also makes it easier for pests like raccoons to sneak onto your [...]

By | April 27th, 2017|Fencing/Decking, Gardening, Landscaping|0 Comments

Deck Design Ideas for Spring

Now that spring is in the air, it’s a great time to start planning a new outdoor design project. Adding a deck to your outdoor space can enhance the ambience of your home, creating a beautiful and comfortable new place for your whole family to enjoy the season. Decking is also a smart way to [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Fencing/Decking, Landscaping|0 Comments

Clearing Mulch This Season

Mulch, the moist build-up of decayed leaves, bark or compost is quite healthy for plants and enriches and insulates the soil. It’s often spread over plants to help keep them moist and protected throughout the winter months. However, sometimes mulch can also harbour disease pathogens, fungi and harmful bacteria that can infect plants and weaken [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Landscaping|0 Comments

Principles of Late-Season Fertilization

We recently posted about getting your lawn ready for the cold weather season and included information to ensure your lawn will have a good chance of surviving the upcoming winter. Applying a late season fertilizer was included as an important measure to take, as timing is critical. For instance, fertilizer that is applied too early [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|Gardening, Landscaping|0 Comments

How to Make Your Outdoor Space Kid-Friendly

If your family is expecting a baby, it’s important to make sure that your home is prepared for the exciting new addition. If left disorganized and unplanned, the outdoor spaces of your home can be filled with safety hazards for your little ones. Here are just a few of the ways that you can make [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Landscaping|0 Comments