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garden remodeling

General Contracting Details for Garden Remodeling

Before starting any remodeling project, especially a general contracting job for a garden remodeling design of great size or detail, it is imperative to prepare and plan for your upcoming project. In early garden design it is extremely important and useful to have accurate physical site plans as well as planting plans, this is a […]

garden lighting ideas

Garden Lighting Ideas and How to Make Them Work

Although garden lighting usually isn’t a top priority for homeowners, it could become quite important. The good news is that you can add lights at just any moment because there are no walls to demolish. The first aspect you should think about is for light to guide you from the front door to the courtyard. […]

Low Maintenance Plants

Try Starting with Some Low Maintenance Plants in Your Home

Many people who are thinking about adding some plant life into their home or backyard are sometimes wary of pulling the trigger because they don’t want to have to take care of the plants. Luckily for these people, low maintenance plants are available for anyone to enjoy at a rather low price. You won’t have […]

outdoor lighting

Smart Ideas for Choosing Outdoor Lighting

People just love spending time outdoors. However, it’s not fun sitting in the dark, so if you have a porch or patio, you should make sure that it is well lit. There are some ideas you could use to make the best of the possibilities that you have. Not too much If you don’t want […]

garden decking

DIY Tips for Laying Garden Decking

If you have a deck in your garden, it will look neater and it will become easier for you to care for it. In the same time you will have a lot of space for dining, entertaining guests, or for relaxing. You don’t need a big budget for the project and you can have everything […]

Long Stem Roses

The Truth About Long Stem Roses

Most people have probably seen some long stem roses at some point during their lifetime, but the truth of the matter is that those roses are really hybrid tea roses. Whenever someone thinks of the classic red rose in their head, they are really thinking about the hybrid teas that are a mix of hybrid […]


Smoking or ‘Vaping’: Which is the more Environmentally Friendly?

By now, you will more than likely be aware of how smoking cigarettes regularly can impact on your personal health. There’s the breathing problems which arise as a result of the build-up of tar in your lungs, premature aging and, in extreme circumstances, the onset of serious diseases such as asthma and even lung cancer, […]

Lawn Problems

What Is at the Root of Your Lawn Problems?

Lawn problems can come from a variety of different sources, but there is one root cause that seems to pop up much more than any of the other possibilities. You need to think about the overall health of your soil when you are having troubles with your grass because the soil is what gives the […]

Small Backyard Landscaping Ideas

Small Backyard Landscaping Ideas for Your Home

There are many people out there who are always looking for new small backyard landscaping ideas because they think their options are rather limited with their small amount of land. You should not get too discouraged when you don’t have too much room to work with because some of the best ideas don’t require that […]