Deciding on the best material for home patio or walkway projects is a fun but challenging process. Homeowners have to balance appearance, style, ease of construction, durability and cost. Fortunately, there are some excellent materials that score high in all of these categories. Natural stone pavers and interlocking concrete pavers are two of the best options for patios and walkways. Let’s look at the characteristics of each and the differences between the two. Interlocking Concrete Pavers Concrete pavers are…

TAKEN FROM: http://tomlinsonbomberger.com/turning-an-ugly-lawn-into-the-best-grass-on-the-block/   It’s an uncomfortable truth.  Everyone has “that house” on their block.  You know the one I’m talking about…their weeds infest other people’s lawns, it’s brown and gnarly looking, and it seems to be in a constant state of needing to be mowed.  When it is mowed, it’s often so short that it kicks up dust and debris, sending a cloud of dry soil and weed particles drifting down the street. If I’ve just described your lawn,…

TAKEN FROM: https://www.thegardencontinuum.com/blog/3-secret-confessions-of-a-landscape-professional   When you have worked for a number of years in any profession, there are stories you could tell, mistakes you’ve made and, yes, even some things to confess. With all of them comes hard-won knowledge and experience that can serve you well if you pay attention. I’ve been a professional gardener and landscape designer long enough to be confident in my skills and to know that experience is a wonderful, frustrating, and enlightening teacher. And my…

TAKEN FROM: https://www.thegardencontinuum.com/blog/tips-for-choosing-the-right-size-tree-for-your-landscape   Deciduous trees are a versatile, attractive and dynamic element for use in any landscape design because they are powerful players in the environment. These are the trees that have a trunk below and a canopy above. They lose their leaves in winter and go through several changes over the seasons. They create habitat, define space, and offer screening and shade. They build character to the landscape with their many different textures and colors. There’s a wide…

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