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Case Study: Manheim, PA Landscaping - From Blank Slate to Backyard Resort

Any good landscape designer takes the wants and the needs of the homeowners they’re working with into account. And, every homeowner enters the design process with a different level of involvement. Some have lots of ideas of their own while others are looking for direction.

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8 Low Maintenance Landscaping Ideas for Your Home in Lancaster, Hershey, and Reading, PA

If you’re someone that likes to throw a lot of backyard parties and enjoy a lot of time in your gorgeous outdoor living space, then chances are, you’re looking for a low maintenance landscaping. After all, you want to be able to enjoy your yard and truly relax when you’re out there, not spend time working on it. You may travel frequently for work (or for fun) and when you’re home, you don’t want to have to invest time in managing your landscape. You just want to enjoy it. But even if you’re having a company professionally maintain your landscape, it’s in your best financial interest to have a low maintenance property that can be easily kept looking its best.

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Shining the Light on 12 Classic Landscape Lighting Mistakes

Imagine your home being beautifully lit with strategic uplighting on trees and architectural features. The right lighting can make your front entrance look both stunning from the road and welcoming to those who come to visit.

In the backyard, professional lighting can illuminate your outdoor living area, making it not only more usable, but more attractive, too. After all, your space can take on a whole new look in the evening hours, assuming the lighting is installed properly.

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Fish Pond vs. Pondless Waterfall vs. Fountain: Landscape Design Options to Consider

Imagine stepping into your backyard and hearing the sound of trickling or flowing water. There’s something automatically calming about it. It sets the scene for enjoying a peaceful meal outside or even just relaxing in a lounge chair on your patio, watching and listening to the running water.

When it comes to incorporating the sights and sound of water in your backyard, there are several ways to achieve it.

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Case Study: New Holland, PA Landscaping Project with Patio, Pavilion, Outdoor Fireplace and More

When it comes to constructing a complete outdoor living space, it often happens that not everyone in the household agrees on exactly what they want. Of course, considering the fact that an outdoor living area is a big investment, it’s important to make everyone as happy as possible.

That was what happened with this New Holland, PA landscaping project. While one decision maker of the household loved straight lines, the other loved curvilinear designs. These two conflicting requests might have seemed impossible to accommodate but actually posed an excellent opportunity to create a truly unique pool design.

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Best Practices for Cleaning and Sealing Paver Patios, Walkways & Driveways

Are you wondering how to make your paver patio look new again? Your quest for answers may have led you to a great question, “Do pavers need to be sealed?” And if so, how often does it need to be completed? What kind of prep work should be performed before the sealing?

Or maybe you’re considering installing a paver patio, walkway, or driveway, and have questions surrounding their maintenance.

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5 Paver Patio Problems: Are These Common Issues Legitimate Concerns?

Are you considering a paver patio but worried about some of the problems with pavers you may have heard? Maybe you heard these allegations from a local concrete company or even someone you know who has had a problem with their own paver patio?

These problems don’t seem to happen to everyone, so you might be wondering whether these are legitimate concerns that should stand in your way of the patio you want.

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