Though many DIY landscapers enjoy maintaining their home inside and out, some are fed up with the work and want to hire a professional. Between the season changes, grass and weed growth, and worrying, handing over the work to someone who has much more experience may be just what the doctor ordered.… Read the rest
Did you forget the driveway when you designed your landscape lighting? It’s a common error to design an entire lighting scheme and forget about the lonely driveway in front of the house.
It’s also a common misconception that driveway lights are only installed for safety reasons.… Read the rest
Homeowners generally compile a hodge-podge of items they love for their landscapes but never understand how to put everything together. They end up with a mis-match of features and an overall confusing landscape design.
The key to a fantastic landscape design isn’t in any one element.… Read the rest
Is your deck not what it once was? Everything grows old over time, even our home features. And it can be quite costly to bring them back to their original luster. Though some homeowners may have thousands of dollars to spend on refurbishing or building entirely new decks, many struggle just to make ends meet.… Read the rest
Landscaping trends come and go but there are many that withstand the test of time. The eco-friendly movement is no stranger to the landscaping industry and many homeowners are adapting its practices.
If you are concerned about the environment and you take pride in your landscape and its beautification, you are most likely practicing at least one of these trends.… Read the rest
Homeowners regard their landscapes as extensions of their homes and they transition their personal style from the inside to their outdoor landscape. When people design their homes, though they are drawn towards certain styles, ultimately it’s how the design makes them feel that trumps all.… Read the rest
Many people are hesitant about adding landscape lighting to their homes. Some do not want to pay the extra expense and others are concerned about the installation or design aspect. Regardless of the reason, homeowners want to understand a little more about landscape lighting before taking the plunge.… Read the rest
Motion sensor lights are an essential component of any landscape lighting design. They are often overlooked because they don’t offer the beauty and majesty of an elegant lighting design, but they are very important for safety reasons.
Motion sensor lighting will illuminate walkways, paths, gates, stairways and any other area where safety is a top priority.… Read the rest
From hybrid cars to recycled shopping bags, the world is “going green” in an effort to save the environment and provide a better future for our children. If you look around, you will see many people trying to do their part, no matter how small, to make this world a better place to live.… Read the rest
A beautiful landscaped garden without lighting is a garden that is lacking in appearance. You simply cannot appreciate a garden’s beauty without lighting it to enhance its magnificence.
Below are some tips to beautify your garden with some easy, yet functional techniques:
Double Duty – You can kill two birds with one stone with double duty lighting.… Read the rest