Recent Landscaping Articles


Beware 5 Landscape Problems When Buying a Home in 2017

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 14, 2016

So you’re looking to buy a home in the new year and you’re overwhelmed by choices. You’d love a place that comes with a nice spacious yard … but watch out!...

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6 Snowstorm Safety Tips for Your Home and Family

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 11, 2016

This winter's weather forecast: snow, snow, and ***more*** snow. No matter how much you may enjoy frolicking in a winter wonderland, there can be such a thing as too much snow. Find...

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My House Survived the Hurricane of the Century

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 26, 2016

Hurricane Matthew, which wracked the southeastern coast in October 2016, is the worst the United States has experienced since 1898. I recently spoke with John, a homeowner living...

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10 Simple Solutions to Maximize a Small Yard

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 02, 2016

Postage stamp sized front- or backyard? No problem! You can still make the most of your outdoor space, no matter how teeny it may be. Just put on a happy face, adjust your attitude,...

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An Arborist is All About Tree Service

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 28, 2016

“I think that I shall never see / a poem lovely as a tree.” These lines, written by poet Joyce Kilmer over a hundred years ago, ring just as true today. Plant the right...