As you may have heard, our state is experiencing a drought. The rivers and reservoirs are dangerously low, and Governor Brown has asked us all to cut our water usage by 20 percent. Mandatory conservation measures have not been ruled out, and could be enforced soon if conditions don’t improve.

When you first begin to think of installing a pool in your backyard, you might be tempted to pick up the phone and immediately call a pool company. However, it’s best to stop and think about what you’re actually hoping to gain from this investment. Do you want a pool, purely for the sake of…

If you’re hoping to make a change to your current landscaping and spiff up your yard, using rocks is a great way to make a big impact with little effort. Whether you utilize smaller river rocks or larger boulders, including rocks in your landscaping ensures a long-lasting investment along with low-cost, easy maintenance (without using…

No matter how beautiful your yard may be, it’s doubtful you’ll spend much time out there enjoying it if you experience excess road noise in your neighborhood. The good news is that you don’t have to just accept road noise as a daily aggravation in your life. With the right planning, landscaping can drastically reduce…