• Landscaping

    How to Build Natural Stone Steps

    We recently laid solid stone steps connecting our new pool area to our existing sidewalk. At first glance, a project like this looks pretty simple. At least, that’s what we thought! That is until we tried to move one of the stones. These things weigh 450 lbs each, which made this project one of the most challenging things I’ve ever done. But it is doable! In this article, I’m going to show you how we did it and what you need to know going into a project like this.

    June 17th, 2021
  • Landscaping

    How to Plant a Shrub

    In this article, I’m going to teach you the basics of planting a shrub. I love gardening, planting, and working outside this time of the year. There is just something about Spring, green grass, and warmer weather that gets me motivated to do some planting. Whether planting a shrub in the ground or in a container, this is a great time to get busy doing it.

    April 17th, 2021
  • Landscaping

    How to Mulch Your Yard

    Figuring out how to mulch your yard doesn’t need to be overwhelming and it can make a real difference in your landscaping. It’s a really straight-forward process that anyone can do, even a beginner. You’ll find that after you’ve mulched, your yard will look more put together. It will be a place where you and your family will love to spend time in.

    March 15th, 2021
  • Landscaping

    How to Grow a Greener Lawn

    Thick, green lawns are what we all want but rarely do we want to put in the work to get it. Growing a greener lawn doesn’t have to be difficult. You just need to know what you’re working with and then follow some simple tips. Before you know it, you’ll have a lawn that will be the envy of your whole neighborhood.

    February 13th, 2021
  • Landscaping

    How to Edge a Flower Bed Like a Pro

    In this tutorial, I’m going to teach you how to edge a flower bed like a pro! Clean crisp edges between your lawn and mulch will take your landscaping to another level. And the best part is that anyone can do it.

    September 8th, 2020