Posts tagged with "backyard"

Best Summer Landscaping Tips

Posted by hoi August 14, 2015 Comments are off 2632 views

Keeping your landscape healthy, green and attractive throughout the hottest part of summer is easy, provided you know all the right tricks. Want to know the best ways to keep your gardens growing and flowers blooming despite the summer heat? The following tips will show you how to help your landscape thrive all summer: 1. […]


3 Brilliant Ways to Upgrade Your Backyard

Posted by hoi August 21, 2014 0 Comment 3958 views

Your backyard is an extension of your home, so why not treat is as such? Renovating your backyard will not only increase your home value, it will expand your living space and your enjoyment of your home. Here are three stellar upgrades that can transform your backyard from boring to breathtaking. Install a rain garden. […]


DIY – 3 Great Landscaping Ideas You Can Do Yourself

Posted by hoi August 14, 2013 0 Comment 6458 views

Furnishing and decorating the home’s interior is an aspect of home ownership many people enjoy. However, while homeowners are busy creating style with unique design concepts inside their homes, they can easily forget about the home’s exterior. If you are a DIY (Do It Yourself) type, this article will point you in a few, very […]


Essential Elements That Make for a Great Greenhouse

Posted by hoi August 6, 2013 0 Comment 7046 views

Gardeners love to dream of having a greenhouse that will extend the growing season. Seedlings can be started when the spring weather is unpredictable and temperature swings prevent soil from warming sufficiently in the garden plot. Basic greenhouse models offer an affordable starting point for the at-home gardener. There are many “How-To Guides for Greenhouses” […]


Great Patio Cover Design Options – Pergola, Closed Roof, Gazebo, Canopy, Screened In

Posted by hoi May 13, 2013 0 Comment 17238 views

An attractive patio cover serves to define your outdoor living space and will increase the value and appeal of your home. A patio cover’s primary purpose is to provide shade from the sun’s scorching rays and shelter from light rainfall. The structure will also preserve the beauty of outdoor furniture, barbecue grills and other belongings […]


Three Great Backyard Hardscaping Design Ideas

Posted by hoi February 18, 2013 0 Comment 7430 views

Hardscaping can expand your home’s living space and provide a solid foundation for outdoor design. You can go for a huge mosaic-tiled brick patio or add rock walkways leading to secret gardens. Imagine how best to use your private backyard space with a mix of nature and hardscaping for an attractive, relaxing retreat for you […]


Five Modern Backyard Patio Design Ideas and Pictures

Posted by hoi December 18, 2012 1 Comment 5646 views

Does your backyard need a face lift? If so, a modern patio may be the way to go. While there’s something to be said for traditional styles, a contemporary patio can breathe new life into any backyard. The clean, sleek designs of these patios make them work well with many different landscaping styles. In most […]