Why Landscapes Love Fire and Water

The mountain lake scene in the film Forrest Gump, set in Glacier National Park, is a breathtaking moment that Forrest vividly recalls for Jennie. The majestic reflection of the towering mountain against the blazing orange sunrise is just one of many magical qualities that water can bring to a landscape. Just like drops of rain […]

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Revamp Your Yard With 2018s Top 5 Landscaping Trends

The beginning of the year is the perfect time to start thinking about updating your outdoor spaces. If you’re tired of seeing the same boring, conventional landscaping designs in every yard in your neighborhood, it may be time for you to spice things up with some hot new ideas. Here are 5 of the most […]

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7 Custom Stone Furniture Ideas to Spruce Up Your Yard This Summer

The official first week of summer is right around the corner, are you ready? If you’re like most people, you can’t wait to get outdoors and soak in the sun after the long Minnesota winter. If your yard seems like it needs a little pick me up, thinks about some new stone furniture. Custom stone […]

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Tips to Turn Your Backyard into the Ideal Staycation Destination

When the summer months start to approach, people everywhere begin booking travel agents, searching getaway destinations, and budgeting vacation days. But what if there was a way to enjoy your vacations right at home? Though not often considered “vacations,” staycations – or vacations enjoyed at home – come with several benefits. You can turn your […]

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Jumpstart Your Summer Landscaping Plans with These 5 Tips

Tired of winter? Now’s the perfect time to develop a plan to create wonderful landscaping in time for summer! Don’t wait too late to think about your new summer landscaping. Creating the perfect yard for your summer activities will take time and planning. Start by thinking about your goals for your garden and landscaping. Do […]

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5 New Trends to Spruce up Your Patio in 2018

As you look forward to the summer months, you may be feeling dissatisfied with the current state of your outdoor living areas. A drab, dull gray patio doesn’t exactly inspire daydreams of swanky garden parties or luxuriating in the sun with a mojito. Whether you’re building a patio from scratch or just updating your existing […]

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5 Creative Ways to Beautify Your Yard in 2018

New and seasoned homeowners both agree: There’s always more ways to make a home appealing. Especially yards. Whether you want to develop your garden, set up the perfect groundwater system, or have a private space for to entertain family and friends, you can create lasting memories — and maximize curb appeal for your home. Fire […]

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Taking Your Outdoor Gathering Spot to the Next Level with Phantom Screens

After a long week, there is almost nothing better than the serenity of relaxing outdoors.  Also, we can all relate to the satisfaction of entertaining friends and family in our homes, to celebrate events, or for low-key dinners and gatherings. As appealing as outdoor space can be, many factors prevent this type of enjoyment. Nobody […]

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Fire and Water Table

Patented by Architectural Landscape Design Inc., the second-generation fire and water table will be a centerpiece of any outdoor event. First introduced at the Minneapolis Home and Garden Show in 2016, the fire and water table is something that you need to see to believe – and you will be able to do so at […]

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