Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • Important Tips for Water-Efficient Lawns

    When spring rolls around, it's almost a given that lawns and gardens will respond with bright colors and friendly flowers.

    By Andrea Davis Mar 7, 2018
  • Why It's Important to Practice Natural Lawn Care

    A lush, green lawn is a valuable asset and many homeowners go to great lengths to keep their home turf in tip-top shape.

    By Andrea Davis Mar 7, 2018
  • Guide To Composting At Home

    Recycling organic matter into soil conditioning, fertilization, and enrichment material requires a process that is known as composting.

    By Andrea Davis Mar 7, 2018
  • Backyard Fireplace Ideas To Warm Up

    A backyard fireplace is sure to create a more welcoming yard. Dreaming of a warm, cozy fire to relax by? Here are a few backyard fireplace ideas to inspire your project.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Oct 23, 2017
  • 8 Halloween Decoration Ideas For Your Yard

    Halloween décor in the yard will take center stage as costumed guests arrive. If you want to create a boo-tiful look in your yard, here are a few spooky Halloween decorating ideas.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Oct 16, 2017
  • Video: What Does A Landscaper Do?

    From planting fresh flowers to maintaining your lawn, a landscaper can work wonders in your yard. But, when should you hire one?

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 23, 2017
  • Low-Maintenance Shrubs For Your Yard

    You have plenty of options to choose from when it comes to easy-care gardening. Low-maintenance shrubs could be the answer to what you’re looking for. See a few low-maintenance shrubs for landscaping.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 21, 2017
  • Gardening Tools Every Homeowner Needs

    Whether you love it or hate it, as a homeowner, you’ll have to do some gardening a few times a year. To help, here are gardening tools you’ll need to keep on hand for large or small gardening projects.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 3, 2017
  • Video: What’s The Difference Between a Landscape Architect & Landscape Designer?

    Though they may sound similar, a landscape architect and designer have very different jobs. See who you need to hire for your next landscaping project.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 2, 2017
  • How To Control Pests In Your Garden

    Insects are naturally attracted to gardens of all kinds but tend to thrive on plants in fruit and vegetable gardens. Eliminating them can be a tricky since finding what works is a lot of trial and error. However, here are a few solutions for you to get started.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jul 30, 2017
  • Gazebo Styles For Your Backyard

    Because they come in many shapes and sizes, a new gazebo can be just what your backyard needs. Not only is it a beautiful decorative element, but it’s also functional. You can find the right style for your yard with these gazebo ideas.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 28, 2017
  • Backyard Safety For Your Pets

    Take the time to create a secure and safe environment for your beloved pets. For dog and cat owners alike, homeowners should be aware of the potential dangers in their yard. If you’re ready to create a safer yard for all, see a few helpful backyard safety tips.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 19, 2017