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Tips For Maintaining Mature Gardens

Mature gardens typically have a variety of perennial plants, deep-rooted bushes and large trees that require care and attention over the course of the year. While they are often beautiful to look at, mature gardens often require a significant investment of time to maintain them in such a way that will ensure plants and trees remain healthy and looking their best. We started this blog to share what we feel are the best tips for maintaining a mature garden without giving up all your free time or spending a lot of money on gardening equipment. Our posts cover a variety of topics, such as how and when to prune fruit trees and why mulching flower beds can save you time and work during the summer months. We hope you enjoy our blog.

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What Sort Of Soil Does Your Backyard Need?

Most of the time, people don't give a second thought to the soil in their backyard. It is only when you need to solve a problem that has sprung up that many people even realise that there is more than one type of soil out there. Depending on the issue that you have, there is a whole range of soil supplies that you could go with, but knowing which one to pick is a bit of a challenge. Read More 

Crucial Factors to Consider When Selecting Retaining Wall Building Materials

For many homeowners, specific things come to mind when talking about landscaping. For example, many homeowners believe that landscaping and plants are synonymous, but it is not necessarily the case. Notably, landscaping includes hardscape features, with a retaining wall being an excellent example. Traditionally, a retaining wall was considered a functional landscape feature designed to keep the soil at elevated positions in place. Today, retaining walls are more than functional structures; they are architectural features that add a certain level of aesthetics to a property's landscape. Read More 

Two Tips to Follow When Using a Landscaper’s Maintenance Services

Here are a couple of tips to follow if you're going to start using a landscaper's maintenance services. 1. Let the landscaper use their own lawnmower instead of yours If you have a functioning lawnmower that you feel cuts your grass quite effectively, then you may be thinking about having the landscaper use this mower instead of their own one when they cut your grass. However, it might be best to get them to mow your lawn with their own equipment instead. Read More 

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Some pieces of land you'd consider for your project might not be in a desirable state. They need little fine-tuning to deliver the functional and aesthetic appeal that you desire. Thankfully, landscaping experts are always on call to help you deal with the challenges at hand. One of the common challenges they deal with is erosion. Erosion makes it hard to carry out any landscaping because it washes away the primary material you need for the project's success. Read More 

Why Use Flake Wood Mulch in Your Garden?

Once you've decided to put down wood mulch in your garden, you have to determine what kind of mulch to use. This isn't just a question of choosing the right kind of wood for your soil. More importantly, you also have to decide whether to use a coarse or fine mix. For example, you can go for a finer grade of mulch like a flaked or shredded product. But what is flaked mulch and what are the advantages of using it? Read More