Old masonry, whether its your indoor fireplace, the exterior walls of your home, or garden masonry such as walkways or retaining walls, can begin to look shabby and dated if allowed to fall into disrepair. Fortunately, there are options for breathing new life into old, damaged masonry. The following are a few techniques that can be used to restore the masonry on your property. Patchwork Damaged bricks can detract from both the appearance the integrity of a masonry wall.
A nice hardscape design is not only the favorite part of a home for many people, but it can also actually increase a home's curb appeal (and subsequent value) by as much as 20%. But while it may seem as simple as putting down some stones for a walkway or wall, there's actually a lot more that goes into a proper plan. If you're considering a new look for your home, know this: you're almost always better trusting a hardscape contractor for the job.
If you want to make over your landscaping and give your home more curb appeal, there are a lot of things that can be done with hardscaping. Edging solutions to clearly mark design features and highlight improvements are a great place to start because they are easy and affordable improvements to do. Before you start with your hardscaping edging improvements, there are some things that you will want to know to get the most out of your investment.
When the weather turns cooler and the grass stops growing, do you still need to have landscapers visit and maintain your yard? The truth is that there are a lot of late fall tasks that should be done to maintain the overall property as well as set yourself up for landscape success in the spring. Do you still need a landscaper when the weather gets colder? Yes, for many reasons:
If you want to have a grassy lawn that is always green, never needs to be cut, and requires little maintenance, artificial turf is one of the best options. While artificial turf needs less water and maintenance, there are a few things that you will want to know before installing artificial turf for your home. The following tips will help you with some of the things that you want to know about artificial turf for your new lawn installation.
The landscaping in your yard can do much more than make everything look pretty. Do you have areas of your property that remain soggy long after the rains have passed? Are there areas that get washed out during storms? Are there some places that simply aren't usable when you want to use them? Our blog will provide you with several ideas for using landscape design to make areas of your property that aren't currently usable into areas that are enjoyable, beautiful and maybe even increase the value of your property. We hope that you find the solution to whatever problems you are having right here.