Category: Landscaping

  • 10 DIY Landscaping Tips for Your Outdoor Space

    10 DIY Landscaping Tips for Your Outdoor Space

    What is the best method to beautify my yard? This is a difficult question to answer. Do-it-yourself landscapes are a complex process. They are affected by many factors, including budget, skill, climate, personal taste, and how the yard will be used. 01 Year-Round InterestThe foliage of King’s gold (image) is golden. Gold Mops is a…

  • Enhance Your Garden with 15 Expert Tips for Building a Stunning Pond

    Enhance Your Garden with 15 Expert Tips for Building a Stunning Pond

    A garden pond can add beauty, elegance and interest to your yard. A garden pond can be a fish-pond, a basin to receive a waterfall or a calm body of water that is perfect for reflection and meditation. It is important to follow some basic guidelines when building a garden pond to ensure that the…

  • Unveiling the Concept of Specimen Trees: A Guide to Incorporating Them into Your Yard

    Unveiling the Concept of Specimen Trees: A Guide to Incorporating Them into Your Yard

    Landscape design is incomplete without specimen trees. They can be large or small. Ornamental or plain. Tall or rounded. They are usually planted individually, rather than in rows or groups, to add visual appeal or seasonal splendor. There are a wide variety of specimens trees available, depending on your space, location, and needs. What is…

  • Revitalize Your Yard with 9 Stunning Hosta Garden Design Concepts

    Revitalize Your Yard with 9 Stunning Hosta Garden Design Concepts

    Hosta is a versatile, easy-to-grow plant. It comes in thousands of different varieties with a wide range of shapes, sizes, colors and textures. Many hostas can tolerate full sunlight, but many are more suited to shade gardens. Many gardeners use multiple hostas and create hosta gardens. However, there are a few things to consider when…

  • Crafting a Zen Garden: Step-by-Step Guide

    Crafting a Zen Garden: Step-by-Step Guide

    A Zen garden can be a great way to create a peaceful space in your yard. Some gardeners use color theory to create a calming space in their yard by using “cool” colors like blue and lavender. However, you can also achieve the same effect with an elaborate design that will allow you to enjoy…

  • Understanding Landscaping: Exploring the Basics

    Understanding Landscaping: Exploring the Basics

    To be able to call yourself “landscape” (verb) you have to make improvements to the grounds of a property (or maintain past improvements), either in a practical way or an aesthetic one. Landscape refers to everything outside the house that is on your property. Landscaping is a related term. When you landscape your yard, you…

  • Swift and Affordable Backyard Leveling: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Swift and Affordable Backyard Leveling: A Step-by-Step Guide

    The majority of backyards do not start with a perfectly smooth carpet of turf. The high traffic, frost-heaving, animals and encroaching plants can all damage your lawn and cause sunken areas. It may take some physical work and patience to achieve a level lawn, depending on the severity and location of the dips, swales and…

  • 20 Landscaping Ideas for Above-Ground Pools: From Minimalistic to Lush Designs

    20 Landscaping Ideas for Above-Ground Pools: From Minimalistic to Lush Designs

    The best way to integrate an above-ground pool into your landscape is by landscaping around it. This will make it appear as though it’s always been there. You can either let the lush plants grow around your above-ground pool or you can keep it neat and tidy by carefully corralling vibrant flowers in terracotta containers.…

  • 5 Budget-Friendly Tips for Landscaping Your Outdoor Space

    5 Budget-Friendly Tips for Landscaping Your Outdoor Space

    Budget landscaping doesn’t have to mean a cheap-looking yard. You can design an attractive yard while saving money on everything from plants to patios to window boxes and water features. Reduce the size of your lawn to save moneySome homeowners are obsessed with controlling lawn weeds. They spend unnecessary money on weed-killers, such as crabgrass…

  • Get Started with These 17 DIY Landscaping Ideas

    Get Started with These 17 DIY Landscaping Ideas

    You’ll be surprised at how much your yard will change when you try one of these DIY landscaping projects. You can improve curb appeal, discover simple landscaping solutions and welcome visitors to your home with projects. Some DIY landscaping ideas can be completed in an hour, while others could take a whole weekend. Plan ahead…