Trying to plan your yard or garden’s landscaping but also trying to place a precedence on plants that don’t need too much watering or maintenance? We hear you – choosing drought-resistant plants is a great way to cut down on your water bill as well as the amount of work you’ll have to put in to keep them alive and thriving. But which drought-tolerant plants are best for your landscaping efforts?
Did you know that having a pollinator garden – a garden that attracts bees, butterflies, and other creatures that spread pollen from flower to flower – is extremely beneficial? There are tons of perks to having this type of garden in your living space or even just adding a few plants that attract pollinators. But which plants should you be including in your outdoor space to promote pollinators? We’ve got answers. Read More
Are you looking for a way to elevate the tranquility of your outdoor living space while also adding a little bit of privacy into the equation? Landscaping for privacy is a great way to make your outdoor living space that much more peaceful, especially if you find yourself living in a busy urban or suburban area where privacy is more challenging to find. Read More
If you’re looking for a way to introduce some green to your urban space or want to take your backyard up a level in terms of privacy, a living fence is the way to do it. Introducing vertical greenery is an excellent way to make the most of your outdoor living area. However, you should be particular about which plants you plan to use in your living fence – check out this simple guide to vertical landscaping. Read More
When considering backyard landscape ideas, you’ve probably thought about patios, hardscapes, trees, plants, and shrubs. However, we’re here to add one more consideration to your list – water features for landscaping. Adding a water feature to your backyard living space is an easy way to bring an aesthetically pleasing element that also brings soothing sounds for a more peaceful atmosphere.
But how do you know which water feature fits into your backyard landscape ideas? We’re here with a quick guide to help you find the right water feature for your outdoor living space.
Fall will be here before you know it, which means it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to do with your plants this winter. Harsh winter weather can damage or even kill plants if they’re not properly cared for – the low temperatures, shorter days, and cold air can make it extremely difficult for plants to survive and thrive. Hometown Landscape is here with tips to help you get your garden through the winter season.
Summer is here and in full swing, but fall will arrive before you know it. Why not start planning your fall landscaping and prepping your yard now so you’re ready to jump in feet first when the season arrives? We’ve got a guide on how to prepare your landscaping for fall weather and make the most of your outside space when things cool down.
Adding a patio to your backyard space is an excellent way to make the most of outdoor living, and it’s also a nice boost for your home’s resale value. But what type of patio is right for your backyard space?
If you’re a homeowner, you’ve probably caught yourself wondering when is the best time to water your lawn. Watering your lawn isn’t as simple as turning on the sprinklers and walking away – different seasons and temperatures call for different lawn watering schedules to ensure healthy grass that lasts throughout the year. It’s especially important to know when to water your lawn in the summer as the temperatures heat up, and that’s where we come in – check out this quick guide to summer lawn watering schedules. Read More
Summer is coming, and as the temperatures creep up it’s time to prepare your landscaping and gardening for the new season. Not only can seasonal prep ensure your lawn looks amazing all summer long, but it can also keep it healthy through intense heat and sun. However, a DIY approach to seasonal landscaping and gardening isn’t quite as simple as you’d think. Here’s why you should seek out a professional to help you prep your summer landscape. Read More