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5 Fundamental Principles of Garden Design and Landscaping

Many people have big backyards and gardens but just don't know what to do with them. Well, this is because it is not as easy as it looks to take on a garden design or landscaping project on your own especially if you have never done it before. Garden Layouts and Landscape-Design Garden design is […] Read more
Solar Garden Lights: Modern Cordless Garden Devices

Solar Garden Lights: Modern Cordless Garden Devices

Solar garden lights are unique garden lamps, powered by natural solar energy. Solar garden lights do not require wiring, and thus there is no threat of anyone in your garden (i.e., pets, children, or, yourself) getting an electric shock. The lights help you save on the cost of electric, and are very easy to install. Read more
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Tips Choosing Landscape Supplies Most Needed

Tips Choosing Landscape Supplies Most Needed

Getting started in gardening can be a great choice. The perks of the hobby can go well beyond a beautiful yard, too. Whether it’s a gorgeous backyard, a designer front walk or just a simple flower garden desired, landscape supplies are necessary. The full extent of landscape designing necessary will depend a whole lot on […] Read more
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Increase The Value Of Your Home With Better Landscaping

Increase The Value Of Your Home With Better Landscaping

One of the most important things to remember when it comes to landscaping is that everything should be planned. None of the materials, equipment, or furnishings have to be expensive but you should have a good idea going in of what you want to do. This is because it is impossible to be satisfied if you do not know what you want to end up with in Read more
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Deck Building

Deck Building

When considering a deck building project, you are probably thinking about either a wooden deck, most often attached to a house, or the decking, usually made of some kind of masonry, around a luxury swimming pool. Both types of decks add a special dimension to your landscape design, creating usable, safe spaces that are also […] Read more
The Best Month to Clean Pools

The Best Month to Clean Pools

As perennials in the South begin growing during March keep a close check on them for diseases. When peonies start out they make rapid growth, so keep a close check for botrytis blight and aphids, both of which can cause the buds to blight and fall off. Read more
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Care Tips For Your Miniature Roses

Care Tips For Your Miniature Roses

I learned where to obtain information I need so badly for my miniature rose. I have tended it from bare twigs (stems) as I received it through mail order. It is so full of leaves and fresh stems but when the buds get as far as showing color they just dry off. Read more
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Beautify Your Backyard

Beautify Your Backyard

There is more to landscaping your backyard than just putting plants here and there. It should be thought of as a kind of art through which we can express our personality and creative abilities. Consider the three elements in landscaping design: structure, area and the texture of the plants. Read more
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Landscape Design Planning

Landscape Design Planning

If you want to make the most attractive and beneficial use of your grounds, you'll want to make sure you plan your landscaping very well. Most people take the idea of pathways, coverage, foliage and so forth for granted, having no idea how much thought and planning it requires to get it just right. Properly planning ahead is the key to having a Read more
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Landscaping Ideas – How to Be Different and Have a Very Special Landscape

Landscaping Ideas – How to Be Different and Have a Very Special Landscape

What makes a landscape design stand out from the usual designs you see all the time? How do you go about having a landscape that everyone talks about and thinks is very special? First of all you have to start with a good basic design. It must function and yet the layout must have creativity […] Read more