Landscaping and Lawn Basics
Fabulous Outdoor Fireplace Designs

Fabulous Outdoor Fireplace Designs

Add warmth and ambiance to your outdoor space with an outdoor fireplace design, and it becomes the perfect place to throw a backyard party. When the weather is nice, there’s nothing better than sitting in front of a fire and watching it burn. These homeowners have upped the ante from

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Ask a Pro: How to Get Rid of Honeysuckle

Ask a Pro: How to Get Rid of Honeysuckle

Can outdoor design expert and Dream Team member Carson Arthur help one reader whose garden has been taken over by teaching her how to get rid of honeysuckle? Find out in the latest edition of Ask a Pro! Q. Honeysuckle has taken over my yard and is killing my lilac

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4 Backyard Ideas to Spruce Up Your Home

4 Backyard Ideas to Spruce Up Your Home

A beautiful home with a stunning outdoor living space is a wonderful thing, and it’s amazing what a well-kept lawn can do for not only your home’s value, but also for your own enjoyment while living there. More and more homeowners are starting to invest in their backyard space for

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Ask a Pro: Carson Arthur’s Outdoor Sweeps Edition Part 2

Ask a Pro: Carson Arthur’s Outdoor Sweeps Edition Part 2

Check out Part 2 of Carson Arthur’s best outdoor maintenance tips from our recent Facebook Q&A, here on Ask a Pro!   Q. Hey Carson. I have a rooftop patio. I want to buy artificial grass. What kind/brand do you suggest? Where should I buy it? How do I maintain it?

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4 Tips for Creating a Luscious Lawn

4 Tips for Creating a Luscious Lawn

You know a good lawn when you see one—the kind of luscious lawn that makes you want to roll around or have a picnic. Well, the good news is that the grass isn’t always greener on the other side. With some basic lawn care and grass-growing tips, you can have

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Landscaping Secrets From the Pros

Landscaping Secrets From the Pros

Proper landscaping has the ability to enhance put your property in the neighborhood’s limelight. Despite what many believe, you don’t have to break the bank, have a green thumb, or even have an interest in gardening to make a big impression with your landscape. All you need is a little

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10 Tips to Improve Your Landscaping in the Spring

10 Tips to Improve Your Landscaping in the Spring

The curb appeal of your home is incredibly important when trying to sell. A beautiful landscape instantly welcomes potential buyers and emits a comforting appeal that people desire when looking to purchase a home. With spring finally here, you can now get to work in your yard. Here are 10

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Welcoming Front-Yard Flower Garden Ideas

Welcoming Front-Yard Flower Garden Ideas

Add curb appeal, brighten your home’s entryway and make your house more inviting to guests and prospective buyers with a beautiful front-yard flower garden. Glean inspiration from this collection of inviting front-yard flower garden ideas.   Create Curving Pathways A lush, colorful flower garden is the perfect way to dress

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Tips for Creating a Clean, Formal Landscape

Tips for Creating a Clean, Formal Landscape

Designing and maintaining the lawn and gardens around your home inspires a variety of styles. From the whimsy of cottage gardens to more meticulous and formal styles, there are lots of options to consider. Many homeowners enjoy the crisp, clean style of formal landscapes—the classic design never goes out of

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Inviting Exterior Doors & Front-Yard Landscaping

Inviting Exterior Doors & Front-Yard Landscaping

Whether you’re looking to sell your home or simply create eye-catching curb appeal, easing the transition from your home’s front steps to the street is a sure-fire way to create style. Browse our stunning pictures of home exteriors with beautiful front-door, landscaping and curb-appeal ideas to find inspiration for your

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