Landscape Features That Add a Romantic Touch

Posted on June 13, 2019 at 6:35 pm Chris Jackman / 10

For those that read The Secret Garden as a child, the magic and mystery of that special place has probably lingered, inciting readers to attempt cultivating a secret garden in their own backyards. Even those who haven’t read the book, however, can still appreciate a landscape that is verdant and rich with the romantic touches Read More

3 New Pool Design Ideas to Make Your Backyard Stand Out

Posted on June 11, 2019 at 8:17 pm Chris Jackman / 10

Remember the days when very few people had pools in their backyard, and those that did had to stick to two basic designs? With very few exceptions (Liberace’s piano shaped pool, for one!), the standard homeowner’s pool was built in the shape of a rectangle or a kidney. It made the design process a lot Read More

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Is a Splash Pad Right for You?

Posted on May 30, 2019 at 11:42 pm Chris Jackman / 10

Even though the calendar may say it is still spring, we seasoned desert veterans just have to step outside to know that summer has arrived. Temperatures are rising over 100 degrees, our deodorant is failing, and the blisters on our hands from holding on to scorching hot steering wheels are adding up! This is the Read More

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A Built-In Barbecue Makes for the Perfect Memorial Day Party Centerpiece

Posted on May 30, 2019 at 6:59 pm Chris Jackman / 10

For years you’ve been known as the undisputed King of Backyard Barbecues, and for very good reasons: Your lawn is immaculate, your pool is sparkling, and let’s face it, no one runs the grill with the same panache and skill as you do! Your people skills are obviously sparkling and magnetic, because the entire neighborhood Read More

Automatic Watering System

Why You Should Install an Automated Watering System

Posted on May 9, 2019 at 10:51 pm Chris Jackman / 10

Whether you have just moved to the desert for the first time in your life or have lived here your entire life and have always dreamed of the kind of yard and garden you see accompanying homes in the eastern US, there’s a lot you will have to consider before getting started. From knowing where Read More


Desert Landscaping on a Budget

Posted on May 8, 2019 at 7:06 pm Chris Jackman / 10

Being a resident of the Phoenix, Arizona area, you have probably heard various ideas on how to design your front and backyard landscapes on a budget. The desert terrain can be difficult on certain flora and design work. If you are looking for desert landscaping on a budget, you have come to the right place! Local Read More

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Pool Features to Add for Summer Fun

Posted on May 8, 2019 at 6:22 pm Chris Jackman / 10

In case you haven’t noticed simply by stepping outside and feeling the sun scorching your skin, the summer heat has begun and our days of hiking, biking, and enjoying al fresco dinners have come to a temporary end. For the next 5 or 6 months air conditioning and your brand new pool will be your Read More

Arizona landscaping shade

How to Create a Shady Sanctuary in Your Backyard

Posted on May 8, 2019 at 5:33 pm Chris Jackman / 10

Summers are meant to be spent outside as much time as possible, enjoying the cool shade and drinking our favorite beverages while watching our children horseplay in the green grass, but when you live in Arizona, summers are more often spent inside, savoring the air conditioning while our children veg out with their favorite videogames! Read More

Splash Pad

3 Reasons to Get a Splash Pad in Arizona

Posted on May 1, 2019 at 11:48 pm Chris Jackman / 10

Splash pads are getting popular these days among families with kids. There’s nothing like playing in the water on a hot summer day. It’s fun, safe, and keeps the kids occupied for hours on end. We may have just summarized the main reasons why you’d want to install a splash pad in your yard, but Read More

Arizona Gardening Tips

3 Arizona Gardening Tips for Keeping Your Garden Healthy

Posted on April 29, 2019 at 6:52 pm Chris Jackman / 10

There are so many tips and techniques to use to keep your garden healthy, no matter where you are lucky enough to have your garden. They may seem pretty basic, but if you get the basics down, you’ll have better success with your gardening. Here are our top three Arizona gardening tips for keeping your Read More