Tips to Prevent Weeds and Erosion in Your Garden Beds
20 September 2019
Bare soil in the yard can pose all sorts of problems. Not only are weeds more likely to take over any bare patch of ground, erosion and a poor appearance are also concerns. Fortunately, there are steps that can be taken to prevent these issues, and they don't require planting or maintaining extensive ground cover. The following guide can help you solve this issue.
Switch to perennials
Bare ground in many yards is a seasonal issue.
Uneven Terrain And The Benefits Of A Professional Landscaping Service
5 August 2019
When you own a piece of property that has uneven terrain, it may be time to make the most out of your property. Whether you have recently moved and you are looking to update the yard or you have lived in your home for decades and want to make changes, a landscape designer from a place like Estate Landscape can help you make your dreams a reality. If the terrain is uneven and you are trying to create more usable outdoor space, a good design can leave you with areas of your yard that are perfect for entertaining, playing, or having a garden.
Three Easy Ways To Boost Contrast In Your Landscape
20 June 2019
Contrast in any design adds texture and interest. You may also use it to make distinctions between uses, zones, or themes. It can make a small yard look larger or cause a large one to appear more cozy.
So, if contrast is so important, how can you create and use it in your own yard? Here are three easy ways.
Mulch provide a variety of contrasting opportunities. While most people think of mulch as tree bark or shavings, it actually comes in both organic and non-organic varieties.
2 August 2018
Not every backyard is suitable for a vegetable garden, but you may not be allowed to grow vegetables in the front yard. Fortunately, there are ways to sneak edible plants into the landscape by choosing varieties that do double duty as ornamental plants. The following guide can show you how.
Plant food-producing groundcover
Groundcover plants make your landscaping look lush and better tended, especially since they act as a mulch that keeps down weed growth.