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Front Yard Landscaping Renovation

Know 5 easy steps for transforming your front yard. Has your front yard lost its curb appeal?  Have the shrubs that the builder planted...
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Do I Need a Landscape Design?

3-D Landscape Design The size of your outdoor project determines the type of design. Are you contemplating a new outdoor living area?   Some people...
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Can a Patio be Installed in Winter in the Collegeville, PA Area?

Learn the pros and cons of a patio installation in winter. When the temperatures drop in Montgomery County and snow is inevitable, most Collegeville...
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How to Find a Gilbertsville, PA Landscaping Contractor

Knowing two key tips will help you find a qualified landscaper. The challenge for someone typing in Landscaping Contractors in Gilbertsville PA or Landscaping...
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How to Turn Grass into a Garden

Create a new bed using the smothering method of removing grass. Sod removal is easy with this non toxic method If you have been...
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Why Are My Pine Tree Needles Turning Yellow?

Don’t worry!  Needle loss is a yearly occurrence.   The fall season means cooler temperatures and it’s very typical for older needles on the...
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Add Color! Plant Shrubs with Berries

Winterberry Holly. Photo Credit: Proven Winners Plants with berries have winter appeal. Adding color to your late fall/early winter garden is a great way...
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Retaining Walls

Douglassville, PA Installation of Retaining Wall and Terrace Retaining walls are a welcome addition to home landscape. Centuries ago, retaining walls were constructed to...
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Outdoor Fire Pits and Fireplaces

3-D image of fire pit Extend your outdoor living space into late fall Both fire pits and fireplaces are a great way to extend...
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Ornamental Grasses for Shade

Hakonechloa Grass Hakonechloa macra ‘Aureola’ and Hakonechloa macra ‘All Gold are attractive ornamental grasses that grow 12 to 18” tall and 18 to 24”...
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Information about Poison Ivy

Poison Ivy. Pixabay photo How to Identify the Poison Ivy Plant The leaves are the best ways to identify poison ivy.  Poison ivy has...
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Summer Watering for New Trees and Shrubs

Severe hot spells can stress out new plantings. This could be a hotter than normal summer for Collegeville and surrounding areas. The 2018 Farmer’s Almanac...
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