Posts Tagged ‘landscape design Greenville’

September 17, 2013 Off

Retaining Wall – Built Right!

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     At Blue Dot Landscaping, we build retaining walls the correct way. This article will show you the basics of building a retaining wall that will last. Note the first attempt by this homeowner’s original contractor did not work..                               We take pride […]

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July 30, 2011 Off

Properly Utilizing Hardscaping in Your Yard

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Let’s first understand what hardscaping is: basically, hardscaping is anything done to the exterior of the home other than plant and garden. So this would be your patio, fence, walkways etc. But it’s very important to understand that hardscaping is not just something to be thrown together. Hardscaping should be given time a special care […]

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July 28, 2011 Off

Use Your Landscaping to Keep Your Bills Down (part 2)

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As mentioned in my previous post, you can strategically place trees, plants and other items around your landscape in order to keep heat from coming into your home during the hot summer months. Well, very similarly, you can also place properly selected plants in order to protect your home from wind. By doing this, you […]

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July 27, 2011 Off

Use Your Landscaping to Keep Your Bills Down

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Landscaping doesn’t have to be solely for aesthetic appeal. You home’s landscaping can also be used to provide your home with shade, which inherently allows your air conditioning system to ease up a bit during the hot summer months. Using shade and taking advantage of the process of evapotranspiration, which is the way a plant […]

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July 26, 2011 Off

Home Landscape Design For Greenville and Spartanburg Area

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Home landscaping in general can be a touchy subject to homeowners. Some people love it, some people hate it; some people know exactly what they want, others have no idea. But the unanimous conclusion is pretty simple: without it, in one way or another, your home just wont look quite right. For those who aren’t […]

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July 21, 2011 Off

Greenville Backyard Landscape Design Ideas

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A common misconception by Greenville homeowners is that landscape design is an incredibly expensive venture. This is very far from true. With Landscaper Greenville, our goal is to create the most elegant, yet cost effective, landscape design for your home. Your yard is part of your home too, and why not add a extra square […]

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July 10, 2011 Off

Greenville and Spartanburg Summer Gardening Tips

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Maintaining your garden in South Carolina during the summer months isn’t always the easiest task to complete. With rising temperatures, many flowers and plants in your garden may not be able to withstand the heat without proper care. Getting water to the root zone is imperative and should be at the top of your list […]

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July 9, 2011 Off

Greenville Lawn Mowing

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A common misconception about landscaping is that all you need to do is turn on the lawnmower and start mowing. This is far from the truth; there is a specific set of guidelines you should be following. Proper lawn mowing in Greenville should include the interaction of both the frequency of mowing and the height […]

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July 8, 2011 Off

Retaining Walls as a Part of your Hardscaping

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Retaining walls are typically used for two reasons. One, for decorative purposes, and two, in order to solve an actual problem. Retaining walls are able to hold back ground that is uneven or moving downward. Their main purpose, aside from aesthetic appeal, is to help stabilize slopes while creating useful areas at various elevations. With […]

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July 7, 2011 Off

Spruce Up Your Greenville Yard With Outdoor Lighting

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Incorporating outdoor lighting to your Greenville Landscaping is a crucial part of the over all design of your yard and the best part about it is: it doesn’t have to cost you a fortune to install outdoor lighting in Greenville and Spartanburg. At Landscaper Greenville, we don’t just install outdoor lighting, we design outdoor lighting […]

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