Built In Planters for your Outdoor Landscaping

Just because the weather is cooling down, does not mean you have to stop your outdoor landscape work. Instead, turn your focus to improving the hardscape and planters around your entertaining area. Take a look at a few of these ideas. photos:   Planter for small areas or a great way [...]

By |September 15th, 2017|Flowers, Garden, Landscaping, Patios, Planters|0 Comments

Landscaping Resolutions for 2016

Landscaping resolutions may not be what you think of when it comes to New Years goals. However, if kept, they will add up in long term satisfaction with your property.  Landscape design and maintenance will take planning, organization, and physical output; all of which are great traits to work on in the new year.  Once [...]

By |December 31st, 2015|Fire Pit, Flagstone, Landscaping, Patios, Water Features, Winter|0 Comments

2015 Landscape Resolutions

New Year's Resolutions for Landscaping If you are like many homeowners you have lots of dreams and wishes for your property. You may even save pictures and plans for future projects to improve the landscape around your home. Let 2015 be the year you achieve your dream. Some of your wishes may be simple such [...]

By |December 28th, 2014|Fire Pit, Fun, Garden, Landscape Design, Landscaping, Patios, Pergola, Water Features|0 Comments

Interesting Facts About Dogwood Trees

Interesting Facts About Dogwood Trees By Shannon C The Dogwood tree, or Cornus florida, is legendary for its beauty. The Dogwood blossom, a four pointed white blossom tinged with red at each edge, is the state flower of North Carolina, and has a rich history—both fact and legend—attached to the tree. The Dogwood tree blossoms [...]

Color Guide: Warm Colors

By: Southern Living Plants Warm Colors are reds, oranges, and yellows.  They command attention and are best used in areas of the landscape where you want to make a statement.  If choosing a warm color scheme, plant reds in the background, oranges in the middle, and yellows in the front – the same order as [...]

Water Garden Pest Control: Part Two`

Part Two: Water Garden Pest Control Credit: Better Homes and Gardens Water Gardening Insects and Diseases Water garden plants are generally fuss-free, only occasionally falling prey to insects or diseases. Leaf miners, aphids, and Japanese beetles much or burrow inside leaves, reducing the plants ability to make food and maintain strong defense against further attacks. [...]

By |September 22nd, 2013|Insects and Diseases, Patios, Ponds, Water Features|0 Comments

Fabulous Water Feature using the Natural Landscape

Here is a fabulous water feature using the natural landscape. We used ALL of their rock and incorporated flagstone to enhance the beauty.

Fabulous Flagstone Creation Overlooking Lake Martin Alabama

Fabulous Flagstone Creation overlooking Lake Martin Alabama

By |May 29th, 2013|Landscape Design, Landscaping, Patios|0 Comments

Patios and Destination Patios

PATIOS A patio just outside the back door serves as a transition between indoor and outdoor spaces, bridging the gap between the protection of the house and the openness of the yard. Patios can also be built in the center or at the edges of the backyard as destination points or to carve out an [...]

By |May 5th, 2013|Landscape Design, Landscaping, Patios|0 Comments