Before we stride confidently into 2019, here is a quick look back on the close of 2018. Neither wind, rain, sleet, or snow stopped our crews in the month of December. When there wasn't outside work to be done, we were doing proposals, often including photos of materials and designs for our customers to choose … Continue reading December
Weddings are not casual affairs. So when a major hurricane roils through your wedding venue just days before the blessed event is scheduled, that's cause for alarm. This happened to one of our customers when Hurricane Florence visited North Carolina this past week, and the solution to the crisis was to re-venue the wedding to … Continue reading Wedding Blues
Here is a look at one of many properties our maintenance crews are dealing with this summer season. This is a strikingly beautiful home with an array of plants and trees to go with a lush lawn, all of which command the energies of our crews each and every month. On this particular day we … Continue reading Summer Maintenance
The dictionary tells us that a transformation is a qualitative change in form, shape, or appearance. That nicely describes our crews' latest efforts for this customer. Here are some before and after photos of this beautiful property. As always, click on any picture to get a closer look.
Edge or edging is a landscape term of art referring to the transition area between different areas of your yard and garden. A good edge can lend texture and definition to a yardscape plan. Mulch laid tight in planting beds can be a primary tool for creating a clean definite edge, and is a favorite … Continue reading Beds with an Edge
With the Summer Solstice drawing near, its appropriate to pause a moment in this busy season to appreciate what has gone before. This past spring season has been one of the busiest, most productive periods in our company's history. We have also started and completed a greater variety of projects than ever before - and … Continue reading Thank You!
Here are photos exhibiting our crews' expertise in three areas: mulch, maintenance, rock and stone. First, the maintenance. But that's just the front yard. On the Lake side, our guys really went to work. Next door to this property is an example of what you can do with an extensive use of mulch. Our guys … Continue reading Mulch, Maintenance, Rock and Stone
This is a long time customer who decided on some specific upgrades. The centerpiece of our work was a 30' wide deep curved Dublin Fossil Beige paver patio with a Grey paver accent border. Here is the Belgard rendered design we provided before we started: And here is the finished patio: Next we installed almost … Continue reading Landscape Upgrades
In our neck of the woods, spring has finally arrived and everything's coming up roses, as the saying goes. This particular customer didn't need roses, but they did need some new sod, some areas seeded, various plantings, drainage work, and mulch, together with an irrigation system to keep it all growing and thriving. Herewith a … Continue reading Spring Renewal
It's time to take a moment and thank the pine trees for giving up their excess for the betterment of our yards and gardens. Pine straw is one of the most popular ground covers for garden areas, trees, and shrubs. Laying out pine straw (and other mulches) for our customers is also one of our … Continue reading Pine Top