Getting Your Landscape Ready For Spring

Get Moving People tend to ignore their landscape during the winter season because of the snow and cold weather. However, the bad weather isn’t an excuse to ignore your landscape because there are a few things you need to do before spring arrives. If you are able to get these tasks done, you will be…

Figuring Out a Landscape Plan

If you plan on landscaping your yard for the first time, then you should know that there are a few essential aspects that you shouldn’t overlook. First of all, you’ll have to carefully inspect your property. Things to Look Over and Inspect First If your home’s construction was recently finalized, then it’s very important that…

Landscape Lighting Techniques

The right lighting techniques will not only create the best amount of drama in your yard, but they’re also going to highlight the important features as well. Because of that, below we’re going to see which techniques work best for your backyard oasis, outdoor living spaces, garden accent and your home’s architectural features. Highlighting In…

Landscaping Design with Rocks

It’s a fact that natural stone is one of the most versatile, yet also most important landscape designing elements. Not only are rocks a very durable groundcover, but they require no or very minimal maintenance and also add texture and contrast.  Landscaping with the Right Rocks If you want to highlight your yard, then it’s…

Landscaping Around Swimming Pools

Beauty, safety and privacy are among the most important things to consider when you plan to landscape around your pools. Plants are great for providing privacy and beauty around it. They not only help them blend more naturally with the surrounding environment, but they also soften the harsh lines of swimming pool equipment. If you…

Comfortable Outdoor Spaces

Have you ever wondered what exactly makes an outdoor space comfortable? Well, the answer is simple and it depends on where you live and who you are. From personal experience, I can tell you, however, that there are a few conditions that almost always lead to ease and comfort. First of all, it’s important for…

What Does Landscape Mean to You?

Are you like a majority of people who associate the notion of landscape only with plants? Landscape is defined as something to look at; a scene. It incorporates all the visible features found in a certain area of countryside or land more so considered in terms of their overall aesthetic appeal. Landscape also means a…

Landscape Architecture

Landscape architecture is the design of outdoor public areas, landmarks, and structures to achieve environmental, social-behavioral, or aesthetic outcomes. It involves the systematic investigation of existing social, ecological, and soil conditions and processes in the landscape, and the design of interventions that will produce the desired outcome. The scope of the profession includes landscape design;…