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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. …

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 …

Holiday Landscaping Tips

The holidays are here! These are some fun decorating ideas that will complement your existing landscaping for a beautiful and festive home.\ Light existing trees Put trees on a solitary tree in your yard is a nice look. Wrap lights around the branches, but look out for delicate spring blooming branches. Put lights along a path that leads to you …

Landscaping Projects To Increase Your Home’s Value

Tip 1: Plant a tree. Not only do trees look nice, but if they shade your home, they can cut cooling costs by as much as 40 percent. Plus, a strong native tree provides a necessary habitat for wildlife. Tip 2: Low-maintenance landscaping saves you money now, adds value when you sell. Not only does shrubbery and colorful plants make …

5 DIY Easy Backyard Landscaping Ideas You Can Do Right Now

Craft Your Maryland, DC, Or Northern Virginia Yard Into Something Even More Amazing You can make your yard even more amazing by using these 5 DIY easy backyard landscaping ideas. Add lights that don’t need a lighting expert, plant easy-to-care-for flowers, turn your window sills into miniature gardens, and you can even build your own seating (it might be easier …