Organic vs. Chemical Lawn Fertilizers

Are you looking to fertilize your lawn this spring to help it grow luscious and green? With so many different brands of fertilizers out there, it can be challenging to know which one is best for your lawn. Narrow down the search by choosing to use an organic...

Why Irrigation

Building a beautiful yard can be a rewarding experience that pays dividends for years, but maintaining a variety of trees and plants that rely on a steady source of water to survive can be a daunting, cumbersome task, especially when climates are less than...

The Benefits of Hardscapes

The Benefits of Hardscapes While landscapes can provide a lush, organic feel to your home or business, often what is lacking are the benefits of manmade structures to enhance the utility, aesthetics, and value of a property. Hardscaping is defined as the use of...

The Dog Days of Summer Lawn Guide

While the Dog Days of Summer are officially mid-July to mid-August, here in Missouri, the climate is anything but predictable. Most Summers are blazing hot! And even though the Dog Days are usually behind us by late August, the occasional heatwave can extend the...

Digging In on Retaining Walls

When we think about retaining walls (you don’t? We have retaining wall dreams over here), we already know their main purpose: to hold back earth. You know, to retain it from eroding or structurally failing. It’s a simple concept that has been around for...

Finding the Zen Within Your Backyard

We think of our home as our castle, our kingdom, our wonderfully private and special place, right? Your backyard is an extension of your home, and thus should have as much love shown to it as any area of your house. Whether your space is intimate or large enough for a...