Start a Mother’s Day garden

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, once again. If you’re stuck on a gift idea, consider the outdoors! If your mom is into gardening or at least likes the thought, why not consider a Mother’s Day garden? The idea is great for the time of year, and could become a new … [Read more...]

Spring container splendor

Although the garden of your newly built home may still be a work in progress, you can still add instant colour. Say farewell to winter with a colourful planter filled with spring blooms. What you’ll need: early spring blooming plants – ranunculus, violas, hellebores, … [Read more...]

Plant a great first impression

Your new home is like an artist’s blank canvas. It may seem daunting, but with a few simple guidelines you can create a beautiful, low maintenance garden that will enhance your curb appeal and welcome you home. Foundation plantings are designed to hug and frame the … [Read more...]

How to take care of your new grass

When you purchase a newly built home, you may move in before the neighborhood is completed and depending on the time of year, you may not yet have grass covering your front and back lawn. To create the lush green carpet, home builders use sod, which is mature lawn that has … [Read more...]