Two Tips For Caring For Your New Home's Artificial Pond

Posted on: 23 May 2016

Having a pond in your yard can be an excellent way of improving both the look and value of your property. For those that have recently acquired property that has an artificial pond, it can be easy to make mistakes when it comes to caring for the pond. Luckily, keeping the following couple of tips in mind can help ensure that your pond avoids some common problems. Winterize Your Pond [Read More]

Four Things To Consider Before Hiring A Lawn Maintenance Service

Posted on: 18 May 2016

If you have your lawn looking the way you want it to look, then all you need is a good lawn maintenance service. However, not every business is created equal. Many of them will only cut your grass and clean up afterward. There are several things that you may need that are important for your yard. The following are four things to consider and inquire about when shopping for lawn maintenance. [Read More]

Create The Rich, Full Lawn You Want With Zoysa Grass

Posted on: 18 May 2016

If you have patches in your lawn that are missing grass, consider purchasing zoysa grass from a sod farm to help give your yard the beautiful look you want. Zoysa grass is different than most of the other types of grass that you can get from a sod farm. The guide below walks you through a few things you need to know before purchasing zoysa grass to use in your yard. [Read More]

The Importance Of Nitrogen-Fixing Plants In Your Permaculture Landscape

Posted on: 12 May 2016

Nitrogen is an essential element for plant growth. It is found in abundance in our atmosphere, but the problem is how to get atmospheric nitrogen to your plant roots. Rain is quite good at carrying nitrogen from the air into the ground, but there are also plants whose leaves gather atmospheric nitrogen, carry it to their roots and share it with their plant friends. These nitrogen-fixing plants play a vital role in a permaculture landscape. [Read More]