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Low-water Landscaping Solutions

Written by David Beaulieu and published on https://www.thespruce.com/. Water is the most vital natural resource in the world. Without it, there’s no life. Perhaps you recognize this, so you have already installed water-conservation devices inside your homes, such as low-flow toilets and aerated showerheads. However, in the U.S.,

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Fast-Growing Ground Cover

Written by Sarah Littleton and https://www.bobvila.com/. Ground cover is an eco-friendly solution that can enhance the look of your landscape while providing a number of important benefits. However, many varieties need several seasons to become established. If you don’t want to wait that long, The Grounds Guys have

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How To Remove Sod

Written by Amelia Allonsy and https://homeguides.sfgate.com/. If you’re planning to put in a flower bed this spring, you need to make room for it by removing some of your existing turfs. It’s a shame to kill perfectly good grass. Luckily, there’s another option—dig up the sod and move

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Succulent Ground Cover for a Unique Yard Feature

Written by Lisa Hallett Taylor and https://www.thespruce.com/. Succulent ground cover is a unique and low-maintenance option for homeowners seeking to create a no-fuss area in the garden. Low-growing succulents come in a variety of sizes and colors, many with flowers that add a unique charm to your landscape.

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How To Revive Dead Grass

Written by Manasa Reddigari and published on https://www.bobvila.com. Dead grass is an eyesore, impacting your home’s curb appeal. If your grass is struggling to cope with the summer heat, use this guide to help you revive its green sheen. Believe it or not, many factors contribute to killing

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How To Landscape With Rock

Written by Sherry Rauh and published on https://www.hgtv.com/. Landscaping with rock is a great way to add character to a yard that is either very shaded or does not lend itself well to growing plants. Rocks can also be combined with flowers, shrubs, succulents, and trees as inorganic

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How Natural Stone Can Accent Your Landscaping

Written by Fern Fischer and published https://homeguides.sfgate.com/. The look of natural stone is lovely enough as it is, but you won’t believe just how beneficial it is to have this beautiful material in your landscaping. We can list several reasons why you want to add some natural stone

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How Your Landscaping Affects Your Overall Outlook on Life

Written by Admin and published on https://www.loveyourlandscape.org/. It’s a little bit amusing the sheer number of people who forget that landscaping is important all the time; not just when you decide you want to list your house for sale. The art of landscaping is a precious one. Not

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Front Yard Landscape Ideas For Melbourne Homes

Beautiful front yard landscape ideas are one of the most important factors that add to your home’s property value and curb appeal. These front yard landscape ideas can beautify the exterior of your Melbourne area home. So planning for the front yard landscape is a good idea to

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Melbourne Landscaping Conference

These are some of the upcoming landscaping conferences that are planned for Melbourne Australia in 2016 and beyond. These events are an excellent opportunity for many well known landscape designers and architects to showcase their talents and provide great insights. ALC – Australia Landscape Conference Latest article from

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Landscaping Design Ideas With Stone

Landscaping river rock can become an important part of any backyard pond design. They provide functional character with distinct natural beauty. When starting to design a stunning landscape it will be necessary to carefully choose and plan the type of landscaping rocks you will use. When starting your

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Landscaping Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Landscaping is a wise investment! Sadly, the investment in landscaping is often the last thing on your mind and is down to whatever is left over at the end! Your landscaping will look its absolute best at all time without any stress to you because of our ability

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Garden Design Ideas In Creating Your Ideal Getaway

We recently came across the following excellent article from Matt Lacey and decided to post it on our blog for our readers. It contains many useful ideas which will inspire and motivate you in coming up with a garden landscape design which fits into your lifestyle. With the

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Site Inventory And Analysis Landscape Architecture

There are important steps to be take before embarking on a landscape design project. Weather elements and soil analysis all play a crucial part in plant selection, placement and soil to be used to ensure the best results. We have sourced the following article which may give you

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Looking For TheBest Restaurants In Melbourne

Melbourne is a big and beautiful city with an international reputation. There are several avant-garde fine dining restaurants that do mix with the renowned best internationally. Melbourne is endowed with street side third generation operated global eateries run by award winning artisans with global markets. It is therefore

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Looking For The Best Things To Do In Melbourne?

Things to do Melbourne are many and there is something that will peak everyone’s interest. Melbourne Australia has abundant outdoor activities, cultural and historical activities, arts opportunity and it has a great reputation for wonderful entertainment. You are sure to find something to do that everyone in the

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Upgrade Your Garden

One of the most important areas of your home in terms of your lifestyle is your garden as this is a place to relax and enjoy yourself. In the summer months you will spend plenty of time outside in your garden and so it is important that is

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Innovative Composting and Gardening Ideas

The following article provides some excellent tips on how to go about composting in creating a wonderful vibrant garden. Many of the ideas are tried and tested and are proven to provide great results. The correct use of compost cannot be understated and is something we all should

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10 Most Common Trees In Melbourne

With green leaves, dark shades and attractive leaves, trees continue to offer wonderful surroundings. Australia has so many native trees that any nature loving person should know off. That also means homeowners and landscape designers can greatly benefit from the knowledge of these tree species. Most of the

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Tips On How To Grow Tomatoes In Melbourne

Who can withstand a juicy, appetizing tomato, fresh from the garden? Simply smelling that pungent aroma of sun-ripened tomatoes or thinking of how they’re going to taste makes you drool. Besides all the fantastic meals you can develop with tomatoes grown in Melbourne VIC, they’re a great accompaniment

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10 Tips On How To Affordably Design A Landscape Garden

We recently came across another interesting landscaping article on the web which we decided to share with our readers. This article is more geared toward commercial landcaping projects and provides several suggestions for lowering the cost and ensuring you have the most important aspects covered. We hope your

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The Benefits Of A Cottage Style Garden

A cottage styled garden is quite a favorite of ours when done the right way. You need to have the right kind of property and space to come up with the right design. There is always a very homely feel about them and they always seem warm and

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How to Make Sure Next Year’s Bulbs Look Great

From time to time we all encounter a situation where some of our garden is growing well and looking healthy but yet some of it is not. Most garden owners have an understandable high expectation for their garden all year round. Most garden owners seem to have a

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