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Garden chores of the month: August

Garden chores: Continue mowing operations. Dead head annuals and perennials. Inspect sprinkler system operation, adjust timing as needed.

DEER RESISTANT PLANTS

Homeowners who live near open parks, in the foothills, or in the mountains all share the frustration of deer eating …

NATURAL SILOAM STONE STEPS

Siloam stone steps are a beautiful and exceptionally durable way to traverse steep slopes.  Made of the same stone as …

WEED CONTROL

A weed is considered any plant that grows where it isn’t wanted.  Weed control is probably the most tedious of …

Garden chores of the month: July

Garden chores: Check for lawn fungi. Prune shrubs after flowering. Continue mowing operations. Cut back bulb foliage when it starts …

FIRE PITS

Fire pits have become a popular outdoor amenity in recent years.  A fire pit is like having an instant campfire …

THE ADVANTAGES OF PAVERS

Choosing the material to use for a landscape surface, such as a patio or a path, can be a difficult …

PATIO

Patios and decks are an extension of the living space in your home. Think of them as an outdoor room. …

EFFICIENT IRRIGATION

Water rates are climbing and will continue to do so along the Front Range.  An irrigation system that is efficient …

Garden chores of the month: June

Garden chores: Fertilize lawn. Check all trees and shrubs for insect pests. Continue mowing operations. Feed roses. Dead head annuals. …