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Pergola with custom fire pit

All Terrain’s Best of the Best: Favorite Custom Firepits

Even in the heart of winter, enjoying a Colorado night on the patio is more than just on special occasion’s, it’s a part of your lifestyle. Whether you’re wanting to entertain guests late into the night or are looking to enjoy some fresh, Colorado air, a fire feature is the perfect way to do so. In addition to providing warmth, fire features invite guests to gather around, relax, and enjoy the ambiance provided by the flickering flames. Fire pits are one of our most requested winter projects, understandably. Who doesn’t

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7 Outdoor Entertaining Spaces & Features You’ll Crave

Outdoor features are popular among home buyers or renters, and homeowners because of their seamless blending of charm and functionality. As winter wraps up and you begin daydreaming about jazzing up your outdoor space, here are 7 crowd pleasing features to keep in mind: 1. Outdoor Fire Pit or Fireplace One of the most popular outdoor features is a fire pit. At its most basic level, a fire pit provides warmth to a chilly night or frosty day. Beyond that, fire pits bring people together. The low warm lighting creates

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Where to recycle your holiday trees in Northern Colorado

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, where and how do I recycle you!? As the holidays come to a close, we all know that live holiday trees only last for so long before it’s time to bid adieu to the 2019 Christmas season. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a list of locations in northern Colorado that will accept your holiday trees and recycle them! Keep in mind that holiday trees are not always accepted with your regular curbside pickup and as a reminder, please remove all holiday decorations before donating

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10 FAQs about Landscaping: Solved

Q: What is the best time for lawn seeding and improvement? A: While both spring and fall are both good for seeding, fall is the best. This is because in fall there is less weed competition and newly planted grass will have two cool growing seasons before needing to face the heat of summer. Fall is similarly the best season for weed control as the weeds are collecting reserves for the winter lending herbicides to be more effective. Q: What spring yard projects should I focus on first? A: After

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5 Benefits of Adding Lighting to Your Commercial Landscape

When people walk by your business at night, what are they thinking? Are they wowed by the illumination and impressed by the façade? Or do they think absolutely nothing because they can’t see it due to lack of commercial lighting on the exterior? If you shamefully hung your head because you know the latter is true, chin up, friends. Our professional northern Colorado landscaping crew has just the stuff to bring your business to life at night. We’re zeroing in on five key benefits of adding commercial exterior lighting to

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2019 NoCo Fall Events You Don’t Want to Miss

Calling all the leaf crunchers, pumpkin spiced latte drinkers, and corn maze explorers…now is your time to shine. Fall in Colorado is something we all look forward to, and we’re here to help you celebrate with the best northern Colorado festivals, corn mazes and anything in between. And away we go!   Fortoberfest – Fort Collins When: Saturday, Sept. 21 from 1-10 p.m. Where: Old Town Square in Fort Collins The Details: Enjoy a day of free live music, local brews from Odell and High Country Beverage, wine from Wilbur’s

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