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Choosing Your Landscaping Contractor

A beautifully landscaped yard cannot only dramatically improve the appearance of your Hamilton or Burlington home, but it can also greatly increase the enjoyment you get from your property. We all know that spending time outdoors is good for us, and the right landscaping job just might help you to do more of that. But how do you choose the right landscaping contractor? This is an important question because the right contractor can make the... View Article

April 2020

Modern Landscape Design Ideas

The white stuff may still be on the ground here in Hamilton, but that shouldn’t stop you from thinking about your landscape design if that is one of your goals for this year. In fact, imagining what your summer oasis will look like might be just the thing to help get you through a long, cold winter. Hamilton residents have a diverse range of preferences when it comes to landscape design, but in this article,... View Article

March 2020

Why Should I Hire an Off-Site Snow Removal Company in Hamilton?

It’s definitely here now: the long, cold season we call winter. When it’s hard enough to get out of bed on these dark, frigid mornings, having your business’ parking lot cleared of snow professionally may seem like a dream come true. But by hiring a snow clearing company, this winter dream can become a reality! Here’s why you should consider hiring an off-site snow removal company in Hamilton. What is Off-site Snow Removal? Unlike on-site... View Article

February 2020

Choosing the Best Pool House Design for Your Backyard Oasis

Your pool may be closed for the season, but that doesn’t mean you can’t plan for next season! Whether you’re looking to upgrade your existing pool house or to install one for your new pool, check out some of the following ideas for inspiration. Are you tired of a trail of wet footprints throughout your home? Want a convenient area to store towels, pool equipment and chemicals? Pool houses and cabanas, located near a backyard... View Article

January 2020

4 Shrubs That Add Colour to Your Winter Landscape

After the bright, vibrant landscaping you’ve enjoyed during spring, summer and fall, it can be challenging to accept winter’s traditional bleakness. But no longer do you need to! With plenty of colourful shrubs available, adding some curb appeal to your winter gardens can be easily achieved. Try planting one (or more) of the following four shrubs to enjoy a colourful winter garden this season. Camellia With its glossy green leaves and vibrantly coloured flowers, the... View Article

December 2019

How to Prepare for a Proper Fall Cleanup

As the temperature starts to drop and fall approaches, there are plenty of fall cleanup projects that you’ll want to perform at this time of year. The cool weather is a good time to get the gardens, bushes and trees prepared for the upcoming bitter cold so that your gardens will rejuvenate when spring returns. The same holds true for your property, whether it’s aerating your lawn, cleaning windows, gutters, chimney sweeping, leaf raking or... View Article

November 2019

Change Your Front Entrance with Stone Steps

Oftentimes it is the smallest of changes that can make a huge difference in the appearance of your home. If you are looking to improve your home’s curb appeal, one of the best areas to focus on is your front entrance. When most people view a home from the street, it is natural for their eyes to be drawn to the entryway. Many home entrances, however, are sadly generic. Unless it is a custom-built home,... View Article

October 2019

Five of the Most Popular Mosquito-Repelling Plants

Just like so many other summer evenings, you’re having a great time outside until, once again, some uninvited guests arrive: mosquitos. From their constant buzzing to annoying bites, these pesky creatures are enough to soon drive you back inside your home. But instead of simply giving up, why not fight back? By placing the right plants and herbs throughout your property, you may never have to worry about mosquitos again! Here are five of the... View Article

August 2019

How to Enjoy Your Yard with a Pond or Water Feature

Dentists that have aquariums in their lobbies, spas that play waterfall music in the background and yoga classes that use water-based soundtracks have all realized the calming effects that the sound of water brings to an environment. Why not enjoy the sense of relaxation and serenity created by a water feature at your own home? Check out some of our most popular requests below when it comes to backyard water feature installations. Koi Pond As... View Article

July 2019

Four Keys to Getting the Perfect Pergola or Cabana for Your Outdoor Space

Your backyard is a quiet place where you can take some time and enjoy the outdoors, away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. If you feel as though your backyard could use some updating or a renovation, you may want to consider adding a pergola or cabana. There are so many options when it comes to choosing what works best for your outdoor space, but you may not even know where to start.... View Article

July 2019