Uneven Terrain And The Benefits Of A Professional Landscaping Service

Posted on: 5 August 2019

When you own a piece of property that has uneven terrain, it may be time to make the most out of your property. Whether you have recently moved and you are looking to update the yard or you have lived in your home for decades and want to make changes, a landscape designer from a place like Estate Landscape can help you make your dreams a reality. If the terrain is uneven and you are trying to create more usable outdoor space, a good design can leave you with areas of your yard that are perfect for entertaining, playing, or having a garden. [Read More]

Three Easy Ways To Boost Contrast In Your Landscape

Posted on: 20 June 2019

Contrast in any design adds texture and interest. You may also use it to make distinctions between uses, zones, or themes. It can make a small yard look larger or cause a large one to appear more cozy. So, if contrast is so important, how can you create and use it in your own yard? Here are three easy ways. Use Mulch Mulch provide a variety of contrasting opportunities. While most people think of mulch as tree bark or shavings, it actually comes in both organic and non-organic varieties. [Read More]

Edible Landscaping Ideas

Posted on: 2 August 2018

Not every backyard is suitable for a vegetable garden, but you may not be allowed to grow vegetables in the front yard. Fortunately, there are ways to sneak edible plants into the landscape by choosing varieties that do double duty as ornamental plants. The following guide can show you how. Plant food-producing groundcover Groundcover plants make your landscaping look lush and better tended, especially since they act as a mulch that keeps down weed growth. [Read More]

Farmers and Lawn Mowing Companies Vie for Wealth Converting Lawn Cuttings into Silage Food for Livestock

Posted on: 13 January 2017

Farmers are finding a way to turn the lowly grass clippings that are often left on customers' lawns. They now feel that there's wealth in the form of converting grass clippings into silage food for cattle. The conversion trend is increasing, and lawn mowing companies are poised to enjoy the profits of grass clippings too. It appears that sooner or later grass lawn clippings will be acknowledged as a revenue crop product. [Read More]