Category : Landscaping & Garden & Landscape : Home & Garden

Types of Lawn Fences

Landscape
Fences provide security, protect your favorite plants or create privacy in your yard. Originally used to contain livestock, fences offer a variety of benefits to homeowners. The first step for installing a new fence involves choosing a particular style of fence. The best choice depends on your lands

Problems With Centipede Grass

Landscape
Centipede grass (Eremochloa ophiuroides) is a coarse-textured, slow-growing grass favored for its low maintenance. The grass has minimal fertilizer requirements and thrives in areas of full sun to light shade. The apple green-colored grass needs infrequent mowing and is well tolerant of...

The Elements of a Garden Plan

Landscape
It is by no means necessary that every border should be served by a path. On the contrary, a variety of effect is assisted by introducing a border between the grass and the boundary fence, such as on the side of the garden opposite to the walkway. The main point at this stage is that the borders sho

How to Remodel a Back Porch

Landscape
If you spend hours on your back porch relaxing or watching nature, consider remodeling it. Remodeling your back porch allows you create your own personal oasis. When remodeling your back porch, take the size of the porch into account. Purchasing large outdoor furniture such as a bench, coffee table

Deck Fastening Methods

Landscape
A deck is a useful and attractive addition to a home. There are many materials used for deck boards, such as cedar, treated pine or even various composite decking. There are also multiple ways in which deck boards can be fastened to the framing joists. Different fastening methods can greatly enhance