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Make Your Yard Come Alive

I'm glad you visited my website on landscaping. My name is Lucia Nash. I have a very busy and exciting garden. The feeder is always active with sparrows. We put a couple hummingbird feeders out and they visit us every summer. There are many types of birds that visit my yard. So many of my friends wonder why my yard is so busy with gorgeous animals, not the destructive kind, but the types that are just a pleasure to have around. The answer to that question is difficult to sum up in a few sentences, so I decided it was better to write blog posts on how to create a great yard.

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Buying A Piece Of Vacant Land? 2 Tips To Ensure It Will Work Well For You

25 September 2017
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If you are planning to buy a piece of vacant land, you need to check a few things first before you make the purchase. The last thing you want to have happen is for the land not to work well for you. Below is some information about doing a survey and testing the soil to help you get started: ALTA Survey You should or you may even be required to hire a surveyor to do an ALTA survey on the vacant land. Read More …

3 Awesome Ideas To Give Dull Driveways And Paths An Attractive Makeover

15 September 2017
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The driveways and paths around your home may not be the most attractive features, which may be dull and damaged concrete. The concrete will need to be restored anyways and you want to give your driveway an attractive new look when investing in a new surface. Here are a few options for giving pavements around your home an awesome new look: 1. New Porous Pavements for An Attractive New Landscaping and Driveway Read More …

4 Tips For Making Your Patio Look Fantastic

29 August 2017
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If you've recently had a patio installed in your home, you will want to do all you can to help it look its best. This is a space you will likely use a great deal and knowing how to make it as attractive as possible can be helpful. Of course, there are many ways you can accomplish this goal and knowing what some of these are may be beneficial to you. Read More …

Little Rain And Flowers Dying? 2 Ways To Keep Them Healthy

23 August 2017
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If you are not getting enough rain, your flowers will show it. The most important thing for your flowers is that they get enough water. With many flowers, approximately watering once per week might be enough. You do need to do research on the type of flowers you have, however, because they may need less or more water. Fortunately, you can install a drip irrigation system to keep your flowers watered. Read More …

Mulch Alternatives For Landscaping Projects

19 July 2017
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Mulch is one of the most common landscaping materials used in garden beds to hold onto water and prevent weed growth around important plants. While shredded wood and wood chips tend to be the most common types of mulch used for landscaping projects, there are a number of mulch alternatives available on the market that possess distinctive material qualities that can be beneficial to your garden. Understanding the different available mulch alternatives can help you choose the best one to fulfill your landscaping needs. Read More …