Downington, PA patio and fire pit using Techo Bloc 60 pavers.

Landscaping Trends for 2018

Landscaping trends for 2018 all point to homeowners wanting to escape to their backyards to entertain and relax.  Trends change and evolve but...

Allium 'Millenium'.  Photo Credit:  Walters Gardens

2018 Perennial Plant of the Year

February 18, 2018
Looking for a plant you can count on?


Photo Credit: Heritage Seedlings; Kousa Dogwood 'Greensleeves'

2018 PHS Gold Medal Winners

January 26, 2018

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) selects plants each year that are easy to grow, pest free, and add beauty to the landscape for many...

Bubbling fountain installed in Schwenksville backyard.

Water Features in a Backyard Promote Relaxation

December 26, 2017

Water features in a yard become a magnet that draw people outdoors.

Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids

December 9, 2017

At Whitehouse Landscaping, the only thing we love more than outdoor living spaces is spending time with our families.  This blog focuses on...

Wonderful outdoor living space with patio, sitting wall and fire pit.

How Much Does It Cost to Install Patio Pavers?

November 26, 2017
Patio pavers add warmth and elegance to your property. 


Flagstone patio surrounding firepit in Limerick

Natural Stone Patios and Walkways

November 11, 2017
Bringing beautiful outdoor living spaces to residents of Montgomery County, Chester County, and southeastern PA


Small patio with water feature in Phoenixville, PA


October 27, 2017

Not all of us are blessed with the perfect size yard.  Do you ever feel your smaller size yard restricts how you entertain or do you just wish you...

10 Questions You MUST Ask a Hardscape Contractor

October 7, 2017

A successful patio, walkway or retaining wall installation can provide many years of enjoyment.  However, choosing a professional hardscape...

Fothergilla major

Nine Fabulous Shrubs for Fall Color

September 9, 2017

If your home in Montgomery, Chester or Berks County looks drab in the fall, then perhaps this is the year to add some fall impact to your...

Front yard landscaping in Chester Springs, Pa

Create Yard Envy with These Front Yard Landscaping Design Tips

August 26, 2017

You don’t have to settle for a boring front yard! Your  front yard landscaping makes an impression on everyone who passes by in addition to giving...

A monarch butterfly feeds on Milkweed (photo: Tom Koemer/USFWS)

Pollinators 101

August 12, 2017

Darlene Hofmeister volunteers as our guest blogger.  She is a lifelong gardener and Master Gardener through Penn State Cooperative Extension’s...