Budget Patio Design Tips

You can make a lot happen on a reasonably small budget if you know how to apply your money, and you’re willing to do some of the work yourself. The good news is, there are shortcuts to revamping the patio. With this advice, your patio will be ready for fall …

How to Choose Healthy Plants

Most often all plants at a nursery look lush and healthy. However, at times you may find that you have brought home a not so healthy plant. Here are some tips on how to select healthy plants that will grow. Quality of Nursery – Scan the nursery and look to …

Plants that can create texture in your garden

Successful garden design includes many elements like color, form, sound, fragrance and texture of the plants. Adding texture to your garden, involves playing with the surface quality of plants. Although, the feel of a plant does add to texture, other elements such as light and shadow help to create a …

The Best Patio Foam Replacement Tips

Written by: The Foam Factory Take care of your patio as it’s a beautiful section of your home. While many homeowners are focusing on the interior of their home, many fail to realize that the patio also plays a large role in the aesthetic beauty of the home itself. It’s …

The Basics of a Construction Turnaround

Refineries rely on cutting edge technology to be able to produce at optimal rates without overloading. If a refinery were to overload, there could be serious damage to the environment around that facility. Great care is taken to make sure that refineries remain in working order, and most machinery has …

4 Spring flowers for your garden

Spring is a sure sign that is warmer weather to come. To make the most of the warmer weather and brighten up your garden, here are 4 spring flowers that are worth your gardening time. Pansy – Pansy flourishes in cool weather and it is created for containers and window …

Tips to Make a Bee-Friendly Garden

By Samuel Phineas Upham If you’ve been paying attention to environmental news, you’re most likely aware that the common bee has been facing epidemic rates of loss for several years. Scientists aren’t quite in agreement as to why, but if you’re at all concerned then you can do your part …

4 ways to add privacy to your yard

As homes get larger in smaller lots, more people are creating outdoor living areas to make more space. However, this means that more of your neighbours will be using their yards, making your yard space more visible. There are a number of ways to add privacy to your yard space, …

5 Incredible Drought-Resistant Flowers

By Samuel Phineas Upham Drought resistant plants are becoming more than a fad in today’s water-conscious environment. More front yards are converting to a xeriscaped layout, which leaves a lot of room for color if you know what to plant. There are a surprising number of options if you want …