Plants How to Budget for Your Landscape Renovation

October 30, 2017

When determining a budget for a large project having a realistic expectation of what things cost is imperative. For those who have no previous experience with a substantial landscaping project it can be very challenging to determine what an appropriate amount to spend would be. The first step in determining your expectation and budget is… Read more >

Landscape Design: More Than Just Plants

August 25, 2017

Plants play a very important role in any garden but there is much more to a well-designed garden than just plants. The design of any garden or landscape starts with the structure and hardscape. Landscape design is an art that involves the use of a very wide range of mediums beyond just plants, like: concrete,… Read more >

How to choose a landscape contractor

August 25, 2016

It is a common misconception that landscaping is something anyone can do. Unfortunately, we know way too many people that have had nightmare stories from working with the wrong people or even trying to DIY not knowing the skills necessary for the job. Construction skills are typically focused and specialized and everyone has a strength… Read more >

How to plan for your new deck

March 17, 2016

(Almost) Everything you never knew you wanted to know about building a new deck Your new deck… it’s all in the details. Decks can be one of the most complex components of a landscape. I could probably write a book on the topic, but I won’t. At least not right now. There are many very… Read more >

The designer’s role in landscape installation

September 16, 2015

Do you have to have your Landscape Architect / Designer involved in the installation of your landscape? No… Is it a good idea? Absolutely! Having the person who designed the project involved in the installation will be better for you, the contractor and the overall outcome of the project. The biggest advantage of having the landscape architect… Read more >