Category Archives for Garden

Landscape Lighting

  Landscape lighting adds a unique look to your house in the night when it’s dark and only lights illuminate the exterior at the angles you set them. There are not only lanterns available right now but first it’s useful to know some landscape techniques. These techniques can be helpful if you want to accentuate […]

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Autumn Cleaning Gutters and Downspouts

Gutters and downspouts should be cleaned and checked for signs of necessary repairs at least twice a year. Typically, the best times to do this are late spring and late fall. If you suspect a problem or live in an extremely rainy climate, then perhaps, you should check them more frequently. Gathering Gutter Cleaning Supplies […]

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Brown Jordan Leisure Furnishings and Accessories

  Since 1945, Brown Jordan has designed luxury leisure furnishings and accessories that transcend time and liberate the senses. Established by Robert Brown and Hubert Jordan in Pasadena, California, Brown Jordan was the first company to create furniture for full-time outdoor use. The first of these innovative designs, constructed of tubular aluminum and vinyl lace, […]

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Asphalt vs Concrete Driveway

In cities and towns all across the country, the vast majority of home driveways are made from one of two materials – asphalt or concrete. Both materials have their own pros and cons but if  you are considering building a new driveway or replacing your old one, here’s an outline of some differences between the […]

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Autumn Pruning

Sharpen up your secateurs and do some autumn pruning. It will keep your garden looking good through the winter and make it more productive next year. Remember! Always cut back to a leaf, bud or branch. Don’t leave a snag of wood that might become diseased. If the buds on the plant you are pruning […]

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How to winterize your swimming pool?

For gardeners, the beginning of fall is a reminder that it’s time to prepare for the cold winter months. Your swimming pool must also be prepped. The main reasons to winterize your pool are to protect it from damage caused by freezing water and to keep it clean for next year. Learn how to successfully […]

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