Alternative mulch ideas are plentiful where mulch is a vital tool in any home gardener’s shed, it retains moisture, insulates plant roots, and reduces weed growth, all while enhancing the visual appeal of flowerbeds and other landscaping features.
Outdoor safety for kids and pets… It’s summertime again and that means your children and pets will take over the backyard for another season of fun and frolic. Before they run wild, be sure they’re playing in a place that’s safe, secure and child- and pet-friendly.
When you build a retaining wall, it is a functional and fashionable way to create a level area on a slope for a flower garden or to prevent erosion on a sloped landscape. Building and installing one is a great do-it-yourself project that can turn a previously unused hill into a dynamic landscape space.
Cutting back tree and hedge growth keeps plants healthy, fosters growth and makes for a more attractive landscape. To get the best results, you should first understand the whys, whens, and hows of trimming foliage for best results. Keep reading to learn more.
Outdoor Safety Tips for the Fall which is the perfect time for bonfires, burning leaves, and other outdoor activities. So don’t forget to take the necessary precautions to keep your property and loved ones safe through autumn and into winter.