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fall yard

Fall Yard Clean-Up Checklist

The days are getting shorter and you can feel the chill in the air. That means you need to pull yourself and your family away from the football game and dive into your fall yard clean-up. You might groan now but when April rolls around there will be a spring in your step because the basic chores have been done and you will be ready for the more fun tasks like planting flowers and veggies.

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water feature

Considering a Water Feature for Your Yard?

There are few sounds more tranquil than bubbling water, few settings more peaceful than those where you can watch ripples on water. Elements of nature in your yard will create a more enjoyable environment and on the practical side, an improved landscape will increase the value of your home. If your home is your sanctuary, adding a water feature will take the satisfaction level up a couple of notches...

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retaining wall

What to Consider When Planning a Retaining Wall

If you have been thinking about building a retaining wall on your property there are many considerations for the project. While most retaining walls are created to correct erosion or drainage issues they can also be designed to enhance your property. Whatever your goals, think about these steps before bringing in the backhoe...

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spring garden

Planning Your Spring Garden

It may seem counter intuitive, but as we head into the cooler seasons, it’s the time to start thinking about planning your spring garden. It’s the best time to dream, plan, research and begin the ground work...

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curb appeal improvement

Curb Appeal Improvement Has a Double Payoff

If you’ve been thinking about improving your curb appeal, there is really no good reason to hesitate. Show your home some love and reap the rewards. Taking the time to spruce up the homestead has a double payoff...

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trees and shrubs

Choosing Trees and Shrubs for Fall Beauty

Everybody has their favorite season. Spring is a joyous time of rebirth when your spirit will come alive along with the sprouts of green popping up in your yard. Days get warmer and we rejoice in the spring breeze. Summer brings the pleasure of outdoor activities when the world is alive with sun and you reap the harvest of your garden. Winter is a time for introspection. You enjoy days of sipping spirits by the fire, long naps and catching up on your reading...

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core aeration

Benefits of Core Aeration for Texas Lawns

Do you have lawn envy? You know…the one yard in the neighborhood that is wonderfully vibrant with healthy, bright green grass. Maybe that’s where the saying “green with envy” came from. Ever wonder how the homeowners got such terrific results? Chances are pretty good that they do core aeration on a regular basis.

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koi pond

Dress Up Your Koi Pond with Plants…and Rocks

A koi pond can add such serenity and beauty to a back yard, but don’t stop with just the water and the fish. Adding plants to this water feature is not just for show, the plants are essential for creating a balanced and healthy ecosystem.

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patio design

Patio Design: Planning Considerations

The good news is that you have decided to add a patio to your yard. The better news is that now you get to have fun thinking of a patio design. Planning considerations are vital to the creation of a new outdoor space that will be perfect for your family.

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fall flowers

Planting Guide for Fall Flowers

Remember when cooking outdoors meant a Weber kettle grill and a few burgers? Times have changed, my friend. Outdoor entertaining has become an important part of the American lifestyle and accordingly a well-equipped outdoor kitchen is highly desired.

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