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Even the most beautifully landscaped yard can look boring after the sun begins to set. Learn how you can use lighting to beautify the night.

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Winter Is Coming: Essentials Tips For Snow And Ice Removal At Home

4 February 2016
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Being ready for the oncoming winter storms can put you way ahead of the season once the worst of the weather starts hitting. Even if you don't live in an area where you're likely to lose your car during an overnight snow fall, the hazards and obstacles presented by freezing temperatures can't be ignored. Taking steps to make sure you have the tools and supplies to deal with that on hand will help you avoid a tricky trip to the store when the flakes start to fly.
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Simple Solutions to Common Lawn Mowing Problems

8 December 2015
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Your lawn is one of the first things visitors see before they even set foot inside your home. It sets the mood of your place and plays a role in determining your property value. Thus, it can be irritating when you're having problems mowing it and it's not looking its best as a result. Here's a look at some common mowing problems and how to solve them, so your lawn can get back to looking its best.
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Four Ways To Keep Your Paved Driveway Looking Like New For Longer

7 October 2015
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When you first have your driveway paved by a company like St Boniface Landscaping & Pavingstone Pavingstone Patios, it looks so new and fresh that you barely want to walk on it. Don't you wish you could keep it looking that way forever? Unfortunately, no matter what you do, your paved driveway will eventually wear out and need to be replaced. However, there are a few things you can do to keep it looking like new for a longer period of time:
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Driveway Landscaping Tips For Snowy Climates

3 September 2015
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Creating an attractive border around your driveway can make your driveway a part of your landscape design, instead of a jarring break in the yard. There are certain things to keep in mind when it comes to these borders. Driveways are more exposed to the elements than paths or walkways, so you will need to take more care with the landscape design in these areas. The following tips can help.
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A Pipe For All Seasons: PVC Vs Polyethylene Sprinkler Pipes

25 August 2015
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When you build a sprinkler system, you need to make sure that you carefully choose your sprinkler pipes. The wrong pipe can leave your system vulnerable to damage. While PVC has been a standard for sprinkler pipes for many years, in most situations a polyethylene pipe will make a better choice.  An Analysis of PVC Pipe Polyvinyl chloride, or PVC, sprinkler pipes are durable, but they do have some limitations. Because PVC is a rigid pipe, you will not be able to bend your pipe around corners, so you will end up using more connections than you would with another type of pipe.
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About Me
using lighting to beautify your landscaping

Even the most beautifully landscaped yard can look boring after the sun begins to set. How can landscape lighting be used to create a unique and beautiful landscape design? My blog is all about using lighting in your landscaping design. I will show you how to use lighting to illuminate the big trees in your front lawn and the smallest flowers in your beds. I hope that all of the trial and error that I have done over the years will help you skip the errors and go straight forward to the successfully stunning property even after the sun has set.