Best Trees Around Pool

Best Trees Around Pool

The ultimate backyard oasis usually consist of a swimming pool, a sitting area, some shade trees, and lots flowers and plants to enjoy the spring and summer days. For those who love to spend time outdoors, a pool and a grill are the perfect summer  duo. Most bbq fans enjoy the smoky flavor of charcoal, …

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How Lighting Adds Value to Your Night Garden

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A night garden can be a wonderful addition to your home. Not only does it make your property look more beautiful, but it also boosts its value in the market. When setting up your garden, there’s more to do beyond just landscaping your lawn and planting the flower beds. You can also consider adding lighting …

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How to Install Landscape Fabric Under Rocks

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If you are looking to smarten up your landscape, flower bed, or garden in general, adding decorative rocks is both attractive and useful. They can enhance the aesthetic of your yard, and can sometimes even be used as mulch. When it comes to rock-based landscaping, it’s beneficial to apply a fabric bed- known as landscaping …

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Mistakes To Avoid – Custom Home Designer And Home Builder

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Mistakes to Avoid – Custom Home Designer and Home Builder The idea of building a home fit for your dreams is something so many people hope to accomplish at some point in their life. Having a house where you are given free rein with the design concept down to the exact specifications seems surreal, not …

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Dog-Friendly Backyard Landscaping Ideas

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Dogs are energetic animals. That’s why it is best to provide them spaces where they can play and enjoy themselves outdoors. You can afford to create this space in the midst of your backyard, lawn, and garden. All you need to do is make some simple changes. In this article, you will get to know …

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Greenhouse Lighting Options

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If you own a greenhouse, you know that there are a lot of factors involved in successful plant growth. Lighting is one of these factors. It is crucial to have the correct kind and amount of light for your plants to flourish and give good produce. Greenhouse lighting options have increased recently, thanks to advanced …

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Fast Growing Privacy Shrubs

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We want our homes to be private and hidden from prying eyes and snooping neighbors.  One of the best methods to keep your backyard or landscape secluded is to plant fast growing privacy shrubs. Placing these along a fence and property line will help to minimize space for the shrubs and provide a larger area for …

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How to Put Christmas Lights on a Large Outdoor Tree

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Christmas is more than just a celebration of family, friends, faith, and giving. For most of us here in the States, it’s a season during which we give ourselves permission to decorate anything and everything with lights, colors, images, and sounds that bring us joy. Rolling through a nice neighborhood in the evening to behold …

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Landscaping Ideas on a Budget: Hardscapes

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We Texans really do love our land. Even in metropolitan regions like the D/FW metroplex, we appreciate having the space to cultivate beautiful yards and verdant gardens. However, there’s been some talk in recent years about how sustainable an expanse of luscious lawn actually is.  For those who are dedicated to maintaining a carpet of …

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Low Maintenance Shrubs for Texas

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Versatile, well-mannered and low maintenance are good words to describe the latest generation of shrubs that are showing up in garden centers. These varieties offer extended bloom times and they are suited for both containers and in-ground flower beds. Shrubs are a great way to add some texture and dimension to your landscape. Let’s take …

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