Should You Keep Your Plants in the Ground or in Mobile Planters?

You can make your front lawn and backyard look any way you’d like. If you’re a fan of outdoor living spaces, you can create concrete patios or update your current one with an overlay. You can add trees for layers of shade and depth. A seasonal vegetable garden can take the edge off your grocery … Read moreShould You Keep Your Plants in the Ground or in Mobile Planters?

Don’t Let Woodpeckers Damage Your Trees

It’s always nice to see colorful birds in your backyard. Cardinals and sparrows are preferable to crows and pigeons. But even the most colorful and pretty birds can cause damage to your backyard. Whether it’s pecking through your tomatoes, roosting on your house’s eaves, or hammering through tree trunks, dealing with the fallout is much … Read moreDon’t Let Woodpeckers Damage Your Trees

Get Rid of Pests with the Right Commercial Landscaping Plants

When you’re building a personal garden, it’s easy to incorporate plants that help shape the environment so it’s a peaceful oasis. You can add the flowers, ornamental grasses, and fragile plants you want. If they’re the plants you want to see from your patio in the evening, then you can take your time on the … Read moreGet Rid of Pests with the Right Commercial Landscaping Plants

Mexican Feather Grass – A Native Must-have For The Sun Garden

If you are looking to add interest to a sunny spot, consider Mexican Feather Grass(Nassella tenuissima) AKA Argentine needle-grass. A graceful Texas native, this plant is not only drought tolerant; it thrives in very dry soil. The wispy, pale green foliage creates a stunning backdrop for other perennials, like these Midnight Raider Day Lilies. This grass is … Read moreMexican Feather Grass – A Native Must-have For The Sun Garden

3 Evergreens That Are the Right Fit for Your Texas Yard

Sometimes landscaping isn’t about picking your favorite plants. With the harsh drought conditions in the DFW area, sometimes your yard makes your choices for you. Unless you want to aggressively irrigate your front lawn and constantly be on the lookout for pests, you have to choose your trees and shrubs carefully. Here are the three … Read more3 Evergreens That Are the Right Fit for Your Texas Yard

Are You Worried About Lightning Strikes?

Trees take on catastrophic damage when lightning hits. Lightning also hits trees surprisingly often. Trees attract the strike because they’re usually the highest point in urban and suburban areas, especially if they’re oak or poplar. When the lightning hits, it turns all of the liquid inside the tree into gas. Because a lot of your … Read moreAre You Worried About Lightning Strikes?

Three Essential Steps Before Starting Your Relandscaping

Landscaping projects can add a lot of curb appeal to your property and give your home an extra boost of selling potential. Everything from trimming and cleaning up your existing landscape to completely redesigning the front lawn transforms how your home looks. Make sure you add these three tasks to your to-do before starting on … Read moreThree Essential Steps Before Starting Your Relandscaping

Rental Properties Hacks: Consistency Isn’t Just for Interior Design

If you have more than two rental properties, consistency is key to turning a profit. The same neighborhood markets, mortgage types, and property management team can all make your business easier to organize. If you do your own maintenance and improvements, then consistency is even more important. With a bit of planning, you can renovate all … Read moreRental Properties Hacks: Consistency Isn’t Just for Interior Design