Lawn Grass Alternatives

Traditional grass used in lawns have their shortcomings. Even though plush, traditional grass requires gallons of water, stringent upkeep, and maintenance. Not only is it cumbersome, but maintaining a lawn can be costly, especially in temperamental regions like Minneapolis, where summers can be harsh, and winters are below freezing. Thankfully, there are a myriad of […]

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Common Compost Problems and How to Fix Them

With properly installed hardscape, a compost pile can easily integrate into the landscape of your yard. For gardeners who aren’t in the know, a compost pile is your at-home recycling facility, breaking down leaves, lawn clippings, and other organic materials into nutrient rich compost for your yard and home gardens. Due to the nature of […]

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How to Plan Your Landscape on a Budget?

Creating a budget and sticking to it is the foundation stone for a landscape project. Coming up with ideas, methods and realistic plans help to set the bar well. Understanding your needs is vital. Doing up your landscape with panache and presence is not easy. Spending time analyzing your needs and wants, is critical for […]

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Creating Fantastic Drainage

While discussing drainage may not sound too exciting or raise the eyebrows of most, it’s importance cannot be stressed enough. Here are a few of the problems that can be caused by lack of drainage around your home or business. Puddling If you find that you are dodging a lot of puddles during a moderate […]

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How to Use Container Gardening for a Beautiful Yard

One of the biggest complaints for any novice gardener is the difficulty in keeping your yard attractive no matter what time of year it is. It’s easy to keep your garden beautiful when the flowers are in full bloom. But each flower has its day, and before long that beautiful bush will be nothing but […]

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