We need the shade here in Arizona. For ourselves, our yards – the shade is vital. That is why such large trees are so popular in so many of our neighbors yards! If you’re hopping on the shady tree bandwagon – there are a few things you need to know beforehand, in order to avoid…Details
Many people greatly enjoy taking care of their yards. For many, gardening is more of a hobby than a hassle. But when it comes to the tree’s in their yards, many people aren’t sure how to care for their arbor like they need to. When it comes to the environment you create in your home,…Details
Shade gardens are an increasingly popular way to landscape a portion of your yard. They’re a great way to add an air of mystery to an otherwise plain lawn, and when done right, they can be an incredibly relaxing retreat. Here are 5 tips to create the perfect shade garden:
Your home should be your refuge. But with many homes quite close together, it can be hard to feel truly secluded even in your own backyard landscape. Privacy fences are a step in the right direction, but they only help so much. If you want to take your privacy up a notch, consider adding some…Details
You’ve completed some DIY work around the house. You’ve kept your share of indoor plants alive over the years. And maybe you have an eye for design. Whatever the justifications, you’re considering taking on the challenge of landscaping your home or business. Even though you may feel prepared to start a do-it-yourself landscaping project, there…Details
A neglected, poorly maintained landscape isn’t just an eyesore. It could be a serious health hazard! A landscape that isn’t cared for won’t just kill your home’s curb appeal: It could very well kill you too.
Arbor care can be tricky. It poses all sorts of questions, like how often should trees get watered?The truth is there isn’t a firm answer to that. Different tree species will need different amounts of watering, and certain environments will require more moisture for trees to flourish in than others.
Trees can be a wonderful addition to any landscape. They can add scale, greenery and grandeur to any home. Sometimes they can even give you delicious fruits to eat! Trees need maintaining, though, just like any other plant. And in the Valley of the Sun, our harsh summers can make it especially difficult for trees…Details
When people think of Arizona, the first thing that most often comes to mind is cacti and deserts. If the popular perceptions of our state were true, our landscapes would be nothing but saguaros, rocky hills and bleached bull skulls. The truth is that the flora and landscapes of our state are diverse, and for…Details
Summer is practically here and before too long we will be right smack dab in the middle of monsoon season. While the monsoon is definitely a welcome source of moisture for Phoenix and surrounding communities, it can also be dangerous in some situations.