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3 Things To Know About Landscape Design

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Landscaping is more important than you may realize. It plays a significant role in your home’s curb appeal. Poor or inadequate landscaping can make your home unattractive and decrease its value. Landscaping also has the benefit of increasing the privacy and security of your home. If you are considering upgrading the landscaping around your home, there are a few key things that you should consider when it comes to landscape design.…

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3 Low-Effort, Big-Impact Ways To Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal

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Your landscape plays a major role in the curb appeal of your home. Even the most beautiful home can look unattractive or boring if the landscaping is underwhelming. Winter is the prime time to start planning your spring and summer landscaping so you have plenty of time to prepare. The following are a few small-effort landscaping ideas that will have a big impact on your home’s curb appeal. 1. Create Clean Edges…

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3 Questions To Ask When Planning Your Landscaping

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The landscape around your home is important for a few reasons. While it can add appeal and value, your landscape can also serve a function. Of course, designing the perfect landscape can be challenging, especially since most people do not know where to begin. With this guide, you will learn a few questions to ask before starting your new landscaping project. How Will Your Landscape Be Used? One of the first questions to ask yourself is how your landscape will be used.…

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Are You Establishing A Beautiful Back And Front Yard?

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Is this the first time you have owned your own home? Did you move into one that has just been built, one without a bit of landscaping? If so, maybe you are just now taking care of that. If you are a new homeowner, it is likely that you need ideas for landscaping, right? In addition, you may not own the tools needed to establish your landscaping. If that’s the case, from deciding on what kind of a yard you want to arranging for tool rental, here are some ideas that might help you:…

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Don't Forget The Fencing When Planning Your Backyard Landscaping

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If you are putting together a landscaping project on your property for the first time, you likely have your work cut out for you. But when you are finished with the overall design and beginning to put the pieces together, don’t forget to secure your new creation. Adding fencing to your property can bring multiple benefits and is a worthwhile consideration when putting the final touches on your landscaping. Fencing Protects From Pests…

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Mulching The Right Way

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One of the best steps any homeowner can take to improve their property is to use mulch effectively. Many people use mulch, of course, but not everyone knows how to use it for best results. This article offers some key tips for getting the most out of mulching your landscape. What Mulch Should Be Used? No one type of mulch is right for every situation. The best mulch for a certain project depends on where it is placed and what function it serves.…

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Deer Resistant Yard Design Tips

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A high deer population can be hard on your landscape plants. While it is common to fence in your backyard to protect it, this may not be an option in your front yard. Fortunately, there are some landscaping tips you can implement that can allow you and the deer to live together in something approaching harmony. Tip #1: Protect young trees Deer, especially in winter when food sources are low, will sometimes peel the bark off of young trees.…

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4 Tips That Will Ensure Your Outdoor Space Is Remarkable

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If you have an outdoor space that you would like to transform into an outdoor living area, then you must know that it is a process that takes careful planning. To create a relaxing and functional outdoor living space, here are four tips: 1. Add a Source of Fire. No matter where it is at, a fire is a place where everyone enjoys curling up with a blanket and a good book and simply relaxing.…

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Fruit Tree Maintenance

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If you are the new owner of fruit trees, you may already have enjoyed some delicious berries or apples and put some away for winter. Fruit trees are an investment that pays off in beauty and food, but they do require some special care, particularly in the fall. You need to carefully prepare them for winter so that they produce healthy, beautiful fruit for decades. Basic Care You may not realize that you need to continue your watering practices into mid-October.…

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Landscaping Irrigation Should Always Be Timed And Managed By Weather Data

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Keeping the landscape around a home lush and green definitely enhances appearances. Properly supplying the lawn, shrubs, trees, and garden with a consistent supply of water helps the cause of improving looks. While homeowners do want their property to always look nice, no one wants to open up a water bill and see an outrageous fee. By properly timing the amount of irrigation based on the weather, a landscaping service can direct the right amount of water to be used in a cost-effective, less wasteful way.…

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