I want a Flower Bed, now what? – Part 3

Building a flower bed is hard work!  I’m so glad you’re back.  You have been working really hard. You did all of the planning and prep work.  You got the border completed and filled in with composted growing medium.  It’s finally on to the final step.  You finally get to plant!  This is the best part of any gardening project and will make your yard beautiful.  It will be a place for you to enjoy for years to come.

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I want a flower bed, now what? – Part 1

It’s such an exciting time of year!  Spring is in full force and it’s time to think about your yard.  You’ve decided you want flowers and your first thought is.  I want a flower bed, now what do I do?  Pick your spot, decide on a design and then plant.  Sounds simple right?  With proper planning and preparation it is. I will break the process down into three parts that are manageable.  The first part will be sight selection and yard prep. The second part will be putting the bed together.  The final step will be planting it all up.

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Landscape Lighting

Landscape Lighting can create a yard that shines brightly and is never boring. If you want more usable space for entertaining, why not create it in the backyard? When you add outdoor lighting it creates more usable space instantly for evening entertaining. With the addition of fountains or garden art which are strategically lit you have created interest from day to night. If you like to entertain then make sure pathways, patios and decks are well lit. Do you want the front drive to take your breath away when you drive up to your home?  Then place landscape lighting to highlight the best features of your home.

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