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Swimming Pools

Some Swimming Pool Design Ideas – Just In Time for the Summer

Summer is coming up! Time to get the swimming pool ready. But wait! What if you don’t have a pool in the backyard. Maybe it’s time to start considering one. So start your planning for your backyard swimming pool by first considering these swimming pool design ideas.

Analysis Ponds & Fountains

photo analysis: Looking to Install a Backyard Pond

You can add something really nice to your backyard that will bring joy and entertainment to entire family. It’s putting in a pond. Better yet, putting in a pond with a cascading waterfall.

Garden Planting

landscaping (annual flowers) –      Lobelia

When you need a deep blue color for your garden bed or container, turn to the lobelia flower. It comes in deep blue and other beautiful colors.

Yard Decor & Lighting

Some Garden Decor Tips For Your Landscape

There are so many ways you can decorate your garden. But the question is how to use yard decor without being tacky. The ideas is to create a decor item that compliments your landscaping design.


6 Landscaping Services to Leave to a Professional

We all desire the perfect curb appeal that allows our property to stand out high above the rest. Unfortunately, many of us play landscape-weekend-warrior and try to tackle some of the tougher projects on our own.

Garden Planting

landscaping (annual flowers) –      Pansy

When you need bold n’ varying colors for your garden, consider the hardy pansy. A delicate flower with bold colors and easy to grow in cooler climates.

Yard Decor & Lighting

Hey Birdie, Birdie – Welcome To My Backyard

Having a bird paradise in your backyard is a fun hobby and attraction for the entire family. Birds give you beautiful bird songs, color, and variety of different types for observation and learning. Plus birds add to your backyard environment by eating insects.

Yard Decor & Lighting

Walking and Viewing Your Landscape Using a Garden Pathway

The garden pathway connects varying points in your landscape that allows for foot traffic from the garage to your backyard patio, to your pond and other varying spots in the the landscape, or to just simply segment garden beds for viewing and maintenance.

Garden Planting

landscaping (annual flowers) –      Nasturtium

You just might have a spot here and there where a creeping nasturtium can fill up the space. They are hardy and add a colorful display.


Some the World’s Best Landscape Gardens

Garden landscape inspiration can be developed by looking at professionally design gardens. You can collect ideas how to plant a flower garden – manicure your lawn – add illumination on a particular garden area.

Swimming Pools

Considerations for Building a Home Pool

A backyard pool can provide you with some nice benefits. It can make the view out of your back windows more picturesque and it allows you to swim without the disturbance of strangers that you might get in a public pool.

Garden Planting

landscaping (annual flowers) –      Impatiens

If you are looking for color that carpets your garden, a favorite is the shady impatiens. They grow massive mounds of colorful blooms that last the summer.