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Six Tips for Creating a Pet-Friendly Backyard

Your pets are not just animals, but part of your family. Just like you, when it’s nice out, your pets long to enjoy the outdoors. Backyards are a perfect place for pets to romp, run, and relax. To keep your pets safe, it’s important to be aware of any possible dangers lurking around your property. Here are six helpful tips for creating a pet-friendly backyard. #1-Pets and Grill Safety Warm weather is perfect for cooking food outside on the grill.…

Four Tips for Landscaping Shaded Areas

Landscaping shaded areas can be a lot of trouble. You need to be extra attentive to ensure you get good results. However, it is recommended that you take it more as a challenge and less as an obstacle. With clever planning, you can use shaded areas to add beauty to your garden. Given below are some tips to help you in this regard: Choose Plants Carefully The most important thing is to pick plants that are perfect for shaded areas.…

3 Bright Ideas for Landscape Lighting

How much time have you spent over the years making your yard look as good as it does? How many Sunday afternoons have been dedicated to dragging a mower from one side of the yard to the other? How much money have you spent on your lawnmower, leaf blower, and other tools? It’s not easy to tame an outdoor space that wants to grow wild and free, is it? You want a nice-looking yard, though, so you’re willing to put…

Landscaping Ideas For Your Side Yard

The side yard can be both a blessing and a curse. How can I landscape my side yard? It gives you an extra little piece of property to work with, but what are you supposed to even do with this awkward, skinny space? A little creativity is required to make the most out of this area. Here are a few ideas that should help you get started on transforming your side yard from a cumbersome spit of land you don’t…

How To Landscape For Privacy

One of the best things about living in a home rather than an apartment or a condo is that you can have much more privacy. Of course, you only have privacy if you make it. There’s no privacy to an empty lot. Here’s how you can landscape to make your yard more private: A Privacy Fence A fence might not be quite as attractive as foliage, but it’ll keep your yard more private than any other solution. For maximum privacy,…