A Healthy Yard = A Beautiful Yard
April 7th, 2018

We made it through one of the coldest and wettest winters southeast and central Texas has seen in recent years and now I think I speak for everyone when I say, “Bring on spring!” For our residential and commercial customers, this time of year is all about preparing for new growth of spring and summer. […]

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To Use Landscape Fabric – Or Not
February 21st, 2018

Let’s talk landscape fabric used for weed barriers. While we do think there are beneficial uses for it, we also believe it is not universally helpful in landscape. It’s extremely handy under decorative gravel; it keeps the rocks from sinking into the soil and it helps prevent new weeds from growing for the first few […]

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6 Best Plants for Commercial Properties
March 19th, 2018

We’re on the brink of spring and beautiful weather to enjoy the outdoors in. Here are six easy-to-care-for plants that add to the atmosphere of any commercial property. 1. Mission Olive – non-pollinating variety. This small tree is a slow grower so it doesn’t require maintenance. Its silver leaves provide differentiation in an otherwise green […]

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Flagstone Walkway
December 14th, 2015

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A January Austin Landscaping and Gardening To-Do List
January 12th, 2015

January is the start of the new year, which also means new beginnings for your Austin landscape and garden. This is also the season for quick, hard freezes, which you MUST look out for over the next 90 days. If a freeze is coming, then be sure to water everything well before hand. Do NOT […]

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Does Your Home Need a Landscape Renovation?
October 5th, 2014

Just as you fix up and modernize your home to keep it looking new and appealing, your landscaping will also require periodic attention and upgrades. It’s natural for many Austin homeowners to put off landscape renovation as it can seem daunting and overwhelming at first. Whether your yard needs a complete refresh of plants and vegetation, or […]

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New Home Landscaping Ideas
October 5th, 2014

When moving into a new home, most people focus immediately on renovating and fixing up the interior living spaces. However, giving the outside of your home a landscaping makeover is equally as important. Improving Your Curb Appeal While many new homeowners put landscaping on the backburner, neglecting this area can reduce your home’s value. Bottom-line, the […]

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Winter Weather, Martians and Landscaping
January 8th, 2014

From polar vortex to shipping vessels stuck in ice at sea, it’s been an interesting week in the weather. Just the sound of a polar vortex makes you think of a villain in a Batman or a Bond movie. “You like playing it cool, Mr. Bond? Let me drop you in the Polar Vortex spa—this […]

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Landscape Lighting
October 4th, 2013

So you’ve worked hard all season long trimming, pruning, planting and fertilizing your yard. It’s at its peak of and finally the way you envisioned it. It looks perfect! You can’t help but smile knowing that everyone in the neighborhood is admiring your yard. Then the sun goes down and your yard blends right back […]

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Summertime Landscaping in Austin
July 5th, 2013

Well, we have reached the 100+ degree days of summer and the landscape in Austin are starting to show it. The lush lawns of spring are starting to lull in the unrelenting heat while below ground limestone boulders create hot spots cooking grass to a crisp. Lately, we have seen a quite a few people […]

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