Select Landscaping Plants that Tough Out Texas Heat

Multi-tiered landscaping featuring a variety of summer plants

With the arrival of summer comes the infamous Texas heat. While we may be used to the weather by now, what about your yard and garden? Not every plant was built to withstand the scorching sun or the dry conditions that Texas summers are known for. If you are planning on starting a garden or […]

Summer Lawn Care Tips

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Many people prepare for the summer by thinking about their “summer body” since the warmer weather gives more opportunities for things like pool days. It is also important, however, to prepare to take care of your yard. Between the warm temperatures, barbeques, and increased foot traffic, your lawn will also have more opportunities to be […]

Best Investments in Curb Appeal

Driveway roundabout landscaping in front of a Colleyville home

You take a lot of pride in your home. You have spent valuable time and energy to make it comfortable, a gorgeous place to build a lifetime of memories. While the inside of your home may look immaculate, don’t forget to add a little magic to the outside as well. Investing in professional landscaping can […]

What Quality Landscaping Means to Your Home

A Classic home with stunning landscaping in a suburban neighborhood

Are you in the process of constructing a new home? Looking to renovate an existing home? Or are you preparing to put your house on the market? If so, one important aspect you do not want to overlook is landscaping. Landscaping helps add beauty and value to your home. It can help reflect a sense […]

Different Ways to Remove Sod

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After all the time and effort you’ve invested in achieving a perfectly manicured lawn, you might be wondering why in the world you would want to remove the sod that helped you accomplish that feat. There are plenty of reasons that your yard space might better serve you without a carpet of green, though. You […]

Landscaping to Fill In Where a Pool Was

A gorgeous landscape lit up by beautiful backyards light.

Sometimes, the reality of having a pool doesn’t quite live up to the dream in your head, even if it was one you’ve had since you were a kid. Maybe the upkeep involved with maintaining a pool is simply too much work and money. Or perhaps, you’ve enjoyed the time that you have had with […]

Winter Lawn Care Tips

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When spring and summer roll around, you want your lawn to look fresh and green. Many people tend to forget that their lawn still needs some care during the winter months. For a nice vibrant yard at the beginning of spring, follow these nifty winter lawn care tips. Avoid Walking on the Grass With winter […]

Landscaping Techniques for Dog Owners

Residential backyard with redesigned landscaping and upgraded patio

Dogs may be man’s best friend, but unfortunately, they are also your yard’s worst nightmare. Digging, chewing on plants, and general trampling can leave your yard looking pretty rough. Thankfully, there are four landscaping tricks you can try to have both a wonderful dog and a perfect backyard.  1. Get To Know Your Dog Every […]

Vermicomposting for a Healthier Garden

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What to do with the veggies and fruits that have expired in the fridge, and how to save money on plant fertilizer are two questions that many homeowners and gardeners face. Vermicomposting is a green way to naturally solve your food disposal problem, and it provides fertilizer that is healthy and, best of all, free! […]

How to Encourage Grass to Grow in a Bald Spot

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A lawn can transform a home, but bald spots, whether from heavy traffic or bug infestation, can make it look shabby. It can be difficult to revive the weakened sections of your yard, but it is not impossible. Just follow these tips on how to reseed grass into your yard. Grass Seed Tips Prepare Your […]