Don’t Break These 7 Home Landscaping Rules

How your home looks from the outside is crucial, as it adds to your curb appeal, the safety of your property, the flow of your yard, and your comfort and convenience. Therefore, planning proper landscaping, whether for functionality, aesthetics or both, should take priority. When you do this, you’re going a long way toward achieving […]

3 Spring Time Commercial Landscaping Tips in North Texas

Spring has sprung and your commercial property is starting to look alive again. As a property owner or facility manager, you know warmer weather signals that it’s time to give your landscape some much-needed TLC.  After the harsh winter, you likely will find that your property needs landscape enhancements or a complete upgrade. As you […]

7 Outdoor Upgrades That Make Your Home More Valuable

Exterior upgrades not only boost the appearance of your property, they offer recreational benefits and higher value. Not every renovation produces a healthy ROI, but many do – from building an outdoor fire pit to investing in an outdoor kitchen. Here are seven outdoor upgrades that make your home more valuable to potential buyers. 1.  […]

What Are the Best Types of Mulches to Use?

Mulch is a mainstay of any garden. Incorporating mulching into your garden preparations is a smart move, improving the chances of an abundance of fruits and vegetables come harvest time. Whether you live in the city or country, and whether you have a large garden, raised beds, or just some pots, mulches are a vital […]

8 End-of-Summer Cleanup Tips for Outdoor Spaces

Now that summer is winding down, it’s time to start thinking about cleaning up the yard in preparation for cooler weather. Here are eight cleanup tips to help preserve your outdoor spaces throughout winter so they’re ready to go when the hot weather returns. 1.    Clean Decking September is the perfect time to clean your […]

How to Landscape Your Investment Property

…and how to make that investment last If you have a home or a vacation property that you want to make investments in, there’s no better way to boost its value and curb appeal than through the landscaping. Your main goal will be to increase property value, and you can achieve that in many different […]

7 Home Landscaping Rules You Should Never Break

The exterior appearance of your home is crucial to the overall curb appeal of your property. That’s why it’s so important to plan the right landscaping, whether for aesthetics, function or a blend of both. This way, you can achieve the right look and level of maintenance that works for you. Some say rules are […]

How to Create the Perfect Backyard Garden

Gardens are great ways to enhance the beauty and serenity of your yard. Whether you want to create a flower garden, fruit and vegetable garden, or a combination of both, there are many ways you can create the perfect backyard garden as part of your unique outdoor living space. 1.    Size Things Up Choose plants […]

How to Enhance Your Dallas Backyard with a Custom Pool

Adding a pool to your backyard is a great way to celebrate the nice weather. But adding a custom pool to your backyard is even better. Who wants a cookie cutter pool design that doesn’t stand out? Instead, customize everything from the shape to the features when you partner with Outdoor Home Living. In order […]

Why You Should Add a Fountain to Your Landscape

Ever think of adding a water feature to your yard? Fountains make great additions to any landscape, playing a prominent role in landscape design for homes of all kinds. Compared with other types of water features such as ponds and waterfalls, fountains are less labor-intensive to make and less time consuming to maintain. How Garden […]

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