Automatic Sprinkler System Cost

Automatic Sprinkler System Cost

Sometimes watering your lawn can be difficult to do consistently.  Following a water schedule and knowing when to deviate from that schedule is not an exact science.  You can never predict how much rain you will actually receive when you have storms or heavy rain and flooding.  The solution is utilizing a sprinkler system to do the work for you. What does an automatic sprinkler […]

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The Benefits of Incorporating Cacti and Succulents Indoors

The Benefits of Incorporating Cacti and Succulents Indoors

Despite the many health benefits houseplants present, a lot of people don’t want to go through the hassle of caring for and maintaining their indoor gardening. It’s not everyone who has a green thumb and growing indoor plants can be quite challenging. Luckily though, there are options for those who want to reap the benefits indoor plants have to offer. By choosing easy-to-care-for plants like […]

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Top North Texas Perennial Flowers

Top North Texas Perennial Flowers

With a USDA Zone 8a climate in North Texas, residents enjoy a nearly all round growing season throughout the year. The terrible soil and harsh climatic conditions in North Texas can be so challenging. However, there are so many native and adapted flowers that can thrive in those conditions to bring color and beauty throughout the year. Top North Texas Perennial Flowers The following flowers can […]

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List of Flowers That Attract Bees

List of Flowers That Attract Bees

Bee populations are on the decline.  Without bees pollination would not possible for some plants to survive. Pollination is the process when pollen is transferred from one flower to a second flower of the same species. The fertilize it a transferred pollen begins the process of fruit and seed production. A few plants can pollinate themselves, yet most require the help of pollinators like insects, […]

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Best Trees Around Pool

Best Trees Around Pool

The ultimate backyard oasis usually consist of a swimming pool, some shade trees, lots flowers and plants to enjoy the spring and summer days. For those who have the swimming pool, know that maintenance to keep your clean is very important. Debris from trees and plants can clog filters and lead to poor water conditions like green algae. Having shade trees that do not leave […]

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Where to Place Landscape Lighting

Where to Place Landscape Lighting

When you home is perfectly landscaped and has various flowers, ornamental plants, and trees nestled throughout your property.  During the day the bright colors, and deep greens, along with the sprawling bushes look great. At night how can you really enjoy and appreciate the beauty that nature has given you?  Landscape lighting is as important and the plants them selves.  Sometimes the summer heat doesn’t […]

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Discovering The Beauty of Outdoor Water Features

Discovering The Beauty of Outdoor Water Features

Having a water feature installed in any garden space will bring a sense of calm and cool to your environment and lend a real air of tranquility that you may not have thought possible. Nowadays, there are seemingly limitless options when it comes to water features, with the majority of them pre-made and easily installed. Whether you prefer a wall fountain or a cascade feature, […]

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Ants In Yard Infestation Treatment

Ants In Yard Infestation Treatment

Texas is home to numerous species of ants, thus can be the most difficult pests to rid from your home, garden or lawn. Ant infestations in your yard can wreak havoc on plant life and leave unsightly mounds in your lawn or garden. There two methods by which to resolve your ant problem, by extermination or prevention. Natural and organic solutions are safest when getting […]

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Importance of Lawn Soil Analysis

Importance of Lawn Soil Analysis

Knowing Is Half The Battle Soil is made up of minerals, organic matter, air and water. Soil contains nutrients and is the foundation for plants. The importance of lawn soil analysis is to provide a complete understanding how to improve soil quality. Improving your soil increases plant health, therefore is critical to growing a lawn. If your grass is not growing as well as it could? […]

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Lawn Aeration and Seeding

Lawn Aeration and Seeding

Remedy for a patchy and unhealthy lawns. When you lawn is looking less green and has more spots of yellow than you care to admit, perhaps it might be time to consider lawn aeration and seeding.  Several factors can contribute to you lawn not looking its best, but being proactive can put you on the right path to recovery.  These factors include: Heavy thatch build […]

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