front courtyard

For a long time, we viewed front yards as something boring and uniform to maintain, while all the fun happened in backyards. But these days most of us prefer to beautify the front lawn, too. Plus, we can take advantage of the additional space, turning the front lawn into yet another place to enjoy outdoor…

winter trees

If you purchased a home this year, you are probably still learning about the yard. Each season, your gardens, lawn, and trees will change, and bring up new questions. In fact, it can take about a year or so before most new homeowners feel comfortable with lawn and garden maintenance. In particular, you might be…

grass

As we transition into winter, lawns composed of Bermuda grass will become dormant. Here’s what that means for you, and what you need to know about lawn care from now until spring. No, you don’t need to mow. Once your grass goes dormant, it shouldn’t grow and you won’t need to mow the lawn. However,…

Fire pit with lights

Spending time outdoors is good for all of us. Yes, even in winter! As you soak up sunshine, you can support your immune system as your body responds by generating vitamin D. Plus, fresh air and natural light boosts your mood. But for those reluctant to spend time outside when the weather turns cooler, creating…