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7 Pergola and Deck Ideas for Small Backyards

7 Pergola and Deck Ideas for Small Backyards

Whether you’re upgrading the landscaping of your home, adding value to your backyard, or creating an outdoor living space, we have an excellent idea: Pergolas and decks. Installing a pergola or adding flair to your deck has countless advantages, including increased property value, space for shade, and more privacy. And the best part is that you don’t need to live on a huge hunk of land to install a pergola or custom deck – these features work with even small backyards. Here are just a few pergola and deck ideas

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6 Elements of a Landscape You'll Fall in Love With

6 Elements of a Landscape You’ll Fall in Love With

Tis the season of love, romance and all that mushy gushy hoopla we generally try to avoid. But this year, we’re making a statement: Love is not just for your S.O., it’s a-okay to fall in love with your landscape too! If you find yourself swooning over lush greenery or adoring plants, paths and patios, have we got a treat for you this Valentine’s Day. We’re reminding you of all the wild and fun possibilities that you can do with your landscaping. Whether you are wanting to spice up the

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Landscape Design: Hiring the professionals is worth your while.

We’re here to crack the case- when it comes to a landscape design or landscape re-design, this is truly one of those things that you don’t want to “do along the way” or “let your toddler pick the rock color.” With something so serene and enjoyable as a backyard, don’t trust this sacred area with just anyone- including yourself. In a classic case of us verses them, we’re diving into the reasons you should hire a professional to handle your landscape design. Ditch the Landscape Re-Do Cycle We hear far too

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Chestnuts are roasting: Outdoor, heated accessories to keep your backyard warm

If the weather outside is frightful, your outdoor patio or backyard can still be delightful. Outdoor heaters, fire places and heated fans are outdoor landscape accessories that are serious Colorado weather game changers. Now, although they’re not something you’d want under a tree this holiday season, there are a few good, heated gifts that everyone on the nice list deserves. Heated Ceiling Fans + Heaters Our favorite kind of heated outdoor fans are the ceiling type. With an extended roof covering your patio, deck, or a separate outdoor structure built

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Winter Watering for your Colorado Landscape: The Should’s, Would’s, What’s, When’s & Why’s

Contrary to popular belief, watering your landscape in the winter is still crucial to the overall life and health of your property. Keeping up with a regular watering schedule during our harsh Colorado winter will help ensure the lasting life of your landscape through freezes, winds, and all of the other unexpected weather that November-April throws our way.   Why water your landscape in the winter? Although the majority of your outdoor landscape will go dormant during the winter, dormancy doesn’t mean dead- they still have some basic, metabolic functions

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5 Fall Events in Northern Colorado

Is there really any better place to be in fall than Colorado? We’ll answer for you- no. As if the leaf colors aren’t enough to keep us happy, the festive events really just make it one of the best times of the year. Don’t miss out on a single event this fall! Read up on our list of northern Colorado events that you cannot miss. Clear your calendar for: Trick or Treat Street- Downtown Greeley When: Friday, October 26 from 4-6pm Where: Downtown Greeley Downtown Greeley is ready to get

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