A New Use for VR Headsets: Landscape 3D Design

In the world of technology, virtual reality, or VR, is making a big splash. You may have encountered a discussion about VR about the medical field, video games, or even a new way to travel. But, did you know it could be applied for everyday use? One interesting use for VR headsets is in landscape […]

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Using Fire Rocks to Spark Your Backyard Pit This Summer

Lazy summer days and cool summer evenings fly by all too quickly, but thanks to ever-innovating outdoor accessories, residents can enjoy their backyards even after summer ends. One of the newest and most unique accessories to grab homeowners’ attention are fire rocks. Fire rocks, as the name suggests, are manufactured “rocks” designed to be used […]

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Using Waterfalls to Transform Your Yard into a Summer Paradise

Waterfalls add a sense of beauty and calm to the home’s landscape, with the sound of cascading water adding to the calming effect. There are certain points to consider when installing a waterfall, with many design ideas that will allow the waterfall to complement your home’s landscape. Here’s how you can enjoy the beauty of […]

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Landscape Water Features from Small to Large

Earth, fire and air are three of the four classical elements. They’re not complete without the addition of water. The Today Show reported that the key feature in a backyard sanctuary is water. You don’t have to live by the seaside to incorporate water features into your landscape. Water does more than add beauty to […]

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5 Ways to Weatherproof Your Outdoor Water Feature 

Prepare for Severe Weather Knowing when storms are going to occur is crucial for taking care of your yard’s Koi pond or other water feature. To do this, you will need to take extra special care of your water feature to prevent damage from potentially destructive weather. Make sure all furniture and equipment in your […]

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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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Protecting Your Water Feature from Predators and Pests

Having a pond or other water feature in your backyard brings beauty and relaxation and can be a joy to you as a homeowner. Sitting by a pond, watching the goldfish swim lazily under the lily pads is both peaceful and mesmerizing. Much as you love your pond, there are many pests who look at […]

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Choosing The Right Water Feature

Who doesn’t love the sound of babbling water and the beauty of clean, clear water running over stone? Perhaps a small pond with a suitably sized waterfall is something you have dreamed of? Size It may be hard to decide what size pond or water feature you want. ALD can help you find a size […]

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The Many Benefits of Having a Pond

Having a pond on your property, whether it’s man-made or all-natural, is the dream of many homeowners. While they can be a lot of work, depending on how well they are designed, the long term benefits can far outweigh the amount of work that may be required. Choosing a qualified professional to design your pond […]

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