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Spring Clean Up Checklist For Your Yard

March 20th marks the first day of the Spring, even though it may not feel like it yet from the weather. Spring is the time when life returns to the deciduous trees and shrubs around us, lawns regain their vibrant green, and flowers begin to show off their glorious color. To fully enjoy your garden this spring season, it is …

Which Ornamental Tree Is Right For Your Landscape

If you long to have a tree in your yard, but are limited on space for a large, treehouse bearing tree, you may want to consider an ornamental tree (or ornamental plant if you are really limited on yard space.) Ornamental trees will remain smaller in size and maintaining the look and feel of your landscape without overwhelming it with …

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Hardscape Features Bring Value to Landscape

To have a landscape that truly stands out and has a welcoming appearance, you want definition and orderliness to the overall space. A well-designed plan from a professional landscape design artist will ensure you have the most inviting space. When designing an outdoor living space for your home or business, you need to first take it all in as is. …

Winter Landscape: Refresh Your Garden During The Winter Months

With fall almost over and winter nearly here, we tend to not spend as much time entertaining outdoors or sitting out in the garden enjoying the sounds of nature. Most of the trees have lost their leaves, few flowers are in bloom and the wildlife is preparing for winter, while many have navigated south for warmer climates. With little left …

4 Tips to Protect Your Irrigation System For Winter

As the temps begin to fall, now is the perfect time to protect your irrigation system to avoid costly damage and repairs. Most homeowners are not even aware they have an issue until the spring when they try to use their system again. Here are 4 helpful tips we like to recommend. 1. Protect your sprinklers main shut off valve …

Ideas For Water Features In Your Garden

Water features are a wonderful addition to any garden. They add a sense of peace and serenity to your front or backyard oasis from the world. They also are a natural attraction for wildlife. From waterfalls to ponds and container gardens to bell fountains, there is something for every style and size of garden. Do you have a spot in …

Fall Yard and Garden Clean Up Tips

Fall is upon us here in Bethesda, MD, bringing cooler weather, pumpkin spice everything and the beautiful colors of the season. It is also time to schedule your fall yard clean up. With faded summer plants, the blanket of leaves that will soon cover your yard, and over growth of your trees and shrubs from the spring and summer bloom, …

Easy Ways To Spruce Up Your Yard

Whether you’re hosting a graduation party, are waiting on a big yard renovation, or just need a quick pick-me-up, there are lots of easy ways to spruce up your yard. Try these on your yard to give it an instant fact lift. Paint old furniture Dingy, weathered furniture is no one’s idea of an oasis. Give it a fresh coat …

Outdoor Living Design To Inspire Your Summer Yard

Ah, summer! Days running in the backward, barbecues, evenings by a fire pit or stargazing. The backyard becomes the living room during those glorious months. With a few tweaks, you could make a yard  that you and your family love spending time in. Whether it’s an outdoor kitchen, pool, fire pit, or just a new seating area for dining alfresco, …

Disaster Preparedness For Your Home and Yard

Hopefully, you and your family have a plan should disaster strike. At the minimum, you should have an evabuation plan, as well as a kit with food, first aid kit, and other supplies. You can also make small changes in your house to be prepared for an emergency. Take care of these, and check on them frequently so you know …