Imagine stepping into your backyard and being greeted by a picturesque outdoor sanctuary where you can relax, entertain, and connect with nature. Outdoor living spaces have become a cherished extension of our homes, providing a tranquil haven to escape the stresses of daily life. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a social butterfly, or simply seeking … Continue reading Outdoor Living Spaces: Designing Your Dream Backyard
Eyes in the back of my head – by Dave Maciulis “I have eyes in the back of my head!” I don’t believe that there is a single parent alive that has never used this phrase! As a child growing up in Dundas , every time I was caught doing something that I shouldn’t be … Continue reading Eyes in the back of my head
Modern landscaping has evolved from well-trimmed shrubbery and vegetable plots into an array of outdoor features. Homeowners are taking advantage of the land they own – developing spaces to enjoy year-round. Including sports areas in your landscape design is a great way to combine a certain aesthetic and activity into any outdoor space. Here are … Continue reading How to Incorporate Sports into Your Landscape Design
With spring on the way, it’s time to start thinking about landscaping projects. That’s where a landscape design style guide can really help you find what you want your landscaping to say about you and your home. There are a number of types of landscape design styles, each with unique attributes. These styles include Japanese, … Continue reading Landscape Design Style Guide
You’ve decided to transform your outdoor living space. That’s the easy part. Now comes the hard part: Deciding. What you want Where it should all go How to make it happen Some factors might be a little beyond your control, such as the type of soil you have in your backyard. While other factors, like … Continue reading 5 Factors That Influence Your Landscape Design
When it comes to the experts working on your landscape project, their titles pretty much explain what they do: A landscape designer….designs landscapes. A crew foreman….manages the crew. A landscape builder….builds landscapes. Another important member of the Natural Landscape Group team is our on-staff arborist. Now, we know that arborists have something to do with … Continue reading What’s an Arborist and How Can One Help Your Project?
Plants come in all shapes and sizes. They come in all colours and shades. They also come with a variety of fragrances. While all plants are beautiful, not all plants are right for your garden landscape. If you’re completely transforming your outdoor living space, your garden is a blank canvas. Here, then, is how you … Continue reading Selecting the Right Plants for Your Garden