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Featured Image for Post: Mower vs. Professional Landscape Provider: What’s Really the Better Deal?

June 11, 2018

Mower vs. Professional Landscape Provider: What’s Really the Better Deal?

It’s that time of year again. The fast approach of Summer means the grass is beginning to grow, flowerbeds need to be spruced up, and yards need to look their best. For some of us, all that work outside is just too much to manage on our own. We don’t have the equipment, time or […]

Featured Image for Post: DIY Paver Maintenance

June 2, 2018

DIY Paver Maintenance

It seemed as if nicer weather would never arrive. Now that it is here, you’ll want your paver driveway, patio, pool deck or walkway to look as good as the flowers that are beginning to bloom. A paver installation is a big investment, but they fall victim to nature’s elements, including freezing temperatures, humidity, and […]

Featured Image for Post: How To Prevent Sticker Shock After Your Estimate

May 28, 2018

How To Prevent Sticker Shock After Your Estimate

Whether you’re running a commercial or residential property, the landscaping for your property is something that you shouldn’t ignore. The landscape is the first thing people will see, which means, if it’s in shabby shape or simply doesn’t catch the eye, it can leave a poor first impression.

Featured Image for Post: What to Know Before Your First Landscape Design Meeting

May 25, 2018

What to Know Before Your First Landscape Design Meeting

The time has come to make some big changes to your outdoor landscape. Another season has passed and the decision to keep putting off any outdoor landscaping projects until “next year” has finally come to a halt. The time is now to transform your outdoor space into a valuable addition that really works for your […]

Featured Image for Post: Using Landscape Steps to Connect Your Yard

May 20, 2018

Using Landscape Steps to Connect Your Yard

If you’re investing in your property’s landscape to help improve its curb appeal and its overall function, then one type of feature that you will most likely need to implement is a walkway. In fact, depending on the size of your property, you may want to have several walkways that wind through your landscape.

Featured Image for Post: Is Your HOA Property Stagnant?

May 10, 2018

Is Your HOA Property Stagnant?

When it comes to running an HOA property in Ann Arbor, appearances matter. The first impression you leave on potential residents will impact their decision to move into the neighborhood. This means that a lackluster curb appeal could make them think twice. If you’re unable to put any care into your HOA properties, how will […]

Featured Image for Post: Commerical Landscape Spring Ideas

May 7, 2018

Commerical Landscape Spring Ideas

There’s a good chance that you didn’t do much in the way of landscaping over the winter. There’s really not much you can do, especially if it’s snowing. However, once the snow begins to melt away and the temperatures begin going back up, you’re likely going to want to get your landscape back in shape […]

Featured Image for Post: Project Spotlight: Patio Beneath Deck

May 1, 2018

Project Spotlight: Patio Beneath Deck

Most Michiganders like to head outside when weather allows. But an insufficient patio space can put a damper on plans to enjoy outdoor living. That’s why these homeowners turned to the team at Twin Oaks landscape to create an updated paver patio space for their home in the Huron Farms subdivision in Dexter Michigan.

Featured Image for Post: Overgrown Bushes: Replace or Rejuvenate?

April 30, 2018

Overgrown Bushes: Replace or Rejuvenate?

While it’s tempting to just start over, pruning may be the best option for your overgrown landscaping It’s tempting to look over a bed of overgrown plants and bushes and say “let’s just start over!” The grasses have decided they belong in the hedges and the evergreens are all brown underneath.

Featured Image for Post: The Biggest Trees In Ann Arbor

April 22, 2018

The Biggest Trees In Ann Arbor

Have you ever seen an aerial photo of your neighborhood or flown directly overhead? One of the most common reactions people have to seeing familiar streets from above is a surprise at how many trees there are. Especially when the canopy of the maples, oaks, and elms are at their summertime peak, your neighborhood is […]