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Featured Image for Post: Creating Pet-Friendly Landscapes in Five Easy Steps

May 19, 2017

Creating Pet-Friendly Landscapes in Five Easy Steps

Your backyard and garden are excellent places for your pet to enjoy the fresh air, play with their favorite toy, and relax. Making your backyard a pet-friendly, safe, and comfortable environment will give you peace of mind the next time your pet is out in the yard by themselves. Your goal is to create a […]

Featured Image for Post: Three Benefits of Paving a Walkway Through Your Landscape

May 13, 2017

Three Benefits of Paving a Walkway Through Your Landscape

Landscaping can make any outdoor space come alive. Well chosen plantings along with pavers can take any ordinary area and make it a delight. Any kind of design should make it easy to see all areas of the space all year round. This is why so many people have turned to the creation of a […]

Featured Image for Post: Make Sure Your Composite Deck is Ready for Spring

May 11, 2017

Make Sure Your Composite Deck is Ready for Spring

When you are spring cleaning the exterior of your home, restaurant, retail store or commercial business, you want to ensure that the deck work is as sparkling clean as the rest of your property. Despite this, it can be labor-intensive to scrub a composite deck and get rid of all of the grit or algae […]

Featured Image for Post: 5 Ways to Make the Most Out of a Small Backyard

May 10, 2017

5 Ways to Make the Most Out of a Small Backyard

The latest trend in home building around the Ann Arbor Michigan area has focused on larger homes and smaller yards. When you are looking to make your yard a beautiful part of your home, but you don’t have very much square footage to work with, then you need to get creative. Here is a fun […]

Featured Image for Post: 4 Spring Fixes That You Can Appreciate All Year Round

May 7, 2017

4 Spring Fixes That You Can Appreciate All Year Round

Each year when the last winter frost has melted, many homeowners in Ann Arbor Michigan turn their attention to the exterior of the homes. The lawn may be starting to turn a brilliant shade of green, the leaves are returning to the trees, and spring flowers may be in bloom. With the beauty of nature […]

Featured Image for Post: Incorporate Edibles Into Your Landscape This Spring

May 3, 2017

Incorporate Edibles Into Your Landscape This Spring

Even the most strictly ornamental landscape has its share of edible plants. Crabapple and Serviceberry trees are great examples in the Ann Arbor Michigan region. Of course, sunflowers of all sizes have delicious seeds to offer. As the list below demonstrates, attractive edibles can accommodate any garden niche, and some stand out as especially striking. […]

Featured Image for Post: Walk MS: Dexter 2017

May 1, 2017

Walk MS: Dexter 2017

Multiple Sclerosis is a disease that attacks the body’s nervous system. It is when your immune system attacks the protective nerve coverings and eats away at them. Information flow between your body and your brain is disrupted because of this, and it can cause the body to have issues such as: pain, vision loss, impaired […]

Featured Image for Post: What Are The Right Ways To Prune Commercial Landscape Trees?

April 30, 2017

What Are The Right Ways To Prune Commercial Landscape Trees?

One of the most important aspects of maintaining a commercial landscape is to keep it neat and organized in a way that will draw attention. No doubt, you would have to incorporate trees in your landscape. Over time, the trees require pruning to keep them looking their best and healthy so that they can thrive […]

Featured Image for Post: 3 Stormwater Management Strategies For Dealing With Water Runoff

April 15, 2017

3 Stormwater Management Strategies For Dealing With Water Runoff

If you’ve ever seen large puddles and rivers of water on your property, you have a problem with storm water runoff. This is the water that comes from rain storms or melted ice and snow that isn’t absorbed into the ground. This runoff might flow into a storm drain, drainage swale or the sewers, but […]

Featured Image for Post: When Should I Turn My Irrigation Back on After Winter?

April 13, 2017

When Should I Turn My Irrigation Back on After Winter?

As a home gardener, you will always want to ensure that your irrigation system is turned off for the winter. Winterizing, especially in the Ann Arbor, Michigan area, is important during the coldest months of the year because your lawn and all the plants growing on it are in the dormant phase. By the time […]