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Thick covering leaves will have a negative impact on your lawn.

Why It's Important to Rake Leaves Off Your Lawn

October 24, 2020

One of the least favorite fall landscaping chores is raking leaves.  As pretty as all the fall colors look on your lawn, letting them accumulate...

Daffodil and Hyacinth Combination.  Credit: colorblends.com

Plant Bulbs for Spring Color Now

September 26, 2020

Remember how you feel when you see the first spring flowers in bloom after a long, cold winter?   Especially during these crazy pandemic times,...

Fireplace in East Coventry, Pottstown

Adding Fire to Your Backyard Living

September 12, 2020

Is there anything better than relaxing by the fire, under the stars, roasting marshmallows and enjoying family?  We don’t think so!  The demand of...

This is a 3D drawing that will help a homeowner understand their overall goal and scheduling their landscaping  in phases if they choose.

Checklist for Renovating Or Planning a New Landscape

August 29, 2020

Our outdoor spaces matter and it’s inevitable that the more time we spend outdoors, the more we want to change or add to our landscape.   If you’...

Anna's Magic Ball Arborvitae.  Photo: Proven Winners

6 Compact Evergreen Shrubs for Your Yard

August 6, 2020

A compact plant starts small and stays small all its growing life.  Compact evergreen shrubs take up a fraction of space as similar full-size...

An interesting combination of texture: Techo bloc flagstone slabs; Techo bloc borealis inlay and Techo bloc antika border in Schwenksville, Pa

Landscape Design: What’s Trending in Patio Pavers for the New Decade for Phoenixville, Schwenksville and Surrounding Areas.

July 20, 2020

Landscape design trends are forever changing.  Patio and walkway paver manufacturers are offering more colors, styles and textures than ever...

Lawn Watering Tips for the Collegeville, Pottstown and Schwenksville, PA Area: How and When Is the Best Time

July 7, 2020

As summer kicks into high gear, most Collegeville, Pottstown and Schwenksville homeowners know that watering is the key to a healthy and vibrant...

Plant Health Care Professional will discuss any plant issues with you.

What is Plant Health Care and Do I Need It?

June 23, 2020

Your shrubs and trees play an important role in the curb appeal of your property. II they are not looking their best, they affect your curb appeal...

Fresh mulch can make a big difference in curb appeal.

June Landscaping Tips

June 10, 2020

The month of June signals the approach of summer and time to kick into high gear!     You’re probably already getting in the mode of relaxing in...

Heuchera 'Citonelle'.  Courtesy of Mt. Cuba

Add Yellow Foliage to Brighten your Landscape

May 27, 2020

Could your yard benefit from a little pop of color?   As you look around your yard, you’ll notice that there’s no shortage of shades of green that...

A fireplace and patio in Phoenixville, PA designed and installed by Whitehouse Landscaping.

3 Benefits of Using a Design-Build Landscaping Company for Your Project

May 14, 2020

A design-build landscaping company, like Whitehouse Landscaping, has the capability of not only designing your new landscaping project, but also...

Many wonderful colors of Coleus to choose from.

Coleus Adds Easy Color to Your Landscape and Garden

May 3, 2020

The Coleus plant has been around for years but has become better than ever now with exciting new color combinations, leaf shapes and growth habits...