Recent Blog Posts

How Pergolas Add Value to Your Property

Nov 20th, 2019
At the start of any renovation, it’s wise to look at the cost of completing it and the amount of value it will add to your home. While a pergola installation is one of the less expensive hardscape additions, it’s still important to know what kind of value it will add to your home, if … more »

Fall is the Best Time to Install a Pool: Here’s Why

Oct 22nd, 2019
With winter right around the corner, you may be kicking yourself for not completing as many projects this summer as you may have originally hoped to. The good news is, there’s still time! In fact, now is the perfect time to start planning the perfect addition to your backyard oasis: a swimming pool. That way … more »

Where to begin: Dos and Don’ts of Retaining Walls

Oct 15th, 2019
Before we get into the dos and don’ts, we need to have a good grasp of what a retaining wall is and why they are becoming more popular among commercial and residential properties. Retaining walls are relatively rigid walls used for supporting soil laterally so that it can be retained at different levels on the … more »

5 Creative Deck Ideas Beyond the Standard Rectangle

Oct 8th, 2019
The great thing about having a home is that everything is customizable. From cabinet finishings to light fixtures, the opportunities to make your home a unique reflection of yourself are endless. If you’ve been considering building a deck to expand your entertaining space and increase the value of your home, fall is the perfect time … more »

The Best Time Of Year To Plant Flowers, Vegetables, and Trees: A Guide

Sep 24th, 2019
The best time to plant trees, shrubs, flowers and grasses is typically during the dormant season. For North America, the dormant season lies between late August to mid-October. Planting during these cooler months has a wide range of benefits, and it gives you a head start in the spring with a garden full of well-developed … more »