Winterizing Ponds and Water Features

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6 Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Pond Healthy Over the Long Winter Months Ponds are the perfect habitat for both people and wildlife. Unfortunately, they can also attract some unwelcome guests that may wreak havoc on your water garden. It’s important to take the proper precautions to ensure that your pond is protected throughout […]

Understanding the 3 “Scapes” of Outdoor Design

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Are you looking to redo the outside space of your home? But you’re not sure how you want to design it yet? With so many options to choose from for your outdoor space, it may seem overwhelming to make the right decision. Do you want a ton of greenery? Or do you want entertainment space? Although […]

The Best Hardscape and Outdoor Living Space Ideas for 2021

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The Best Hardscape and Outdoor Living Space Ideas for 2021 You’ve heard the term hardscape but what does it mean?  The word hardscape refers to the non-living elements of your outdoor space. This can be anything from a retaining wall to a gazebo or pergola to a patio or outdoor kitchen.  If you’re looking for […]

What’s the Difference Between Hardscape and Softscape?

What’s the Difference Between Hardscape and Softscape? Hardscape and softscape are the main elements in landscape design. While the two are the complete opposites of each other, a balance of both is necessary to create a well-designed landscape. What are Hardscape and Softscape? Inanimate objects such as stones, concrete, bricks and all hard materials in […]