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The latest landscaping news, tips, trends, and more from your friends at All Terrain Landscaping

8 NoCo Summer Events You Don’t Want to Miss

You finally made it through the May blizzards, and we mean it when we say it’s time to celebrate. Fortunately, northern Colorado has no shortage of summer events with brews, bands, bites and just about everything in between. So let’s give a big hoorah for summer festivals – here are just a few Fort Collins, Greeley and Loveland area events to put on your calendar: Greeley Stampede June 26-July 7 Island Grove Park, Greeley Giddyup cowboys and cowgirls! NoCo’s favorite rodeo is coming to town. With concerts from REO Speedwagon,

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7 Landscaping Items on Dad’s Wishlist

We know what you’re thinking – you just finished planting flowers for Mother’s Day and it’s already time to talk Father’s Day?? That’s right. This year, we are NOT letting Dad get brushed aside just because June 16 snuck up on you. We’re helping you rock the Father’s Day game this year by planning ahead with these fantastic landscaping-themed gift ideas. And away we roll: Robotic Mower Hold up – did someone say there’s a lawnmower that operates itself, or were we dreaming? Meet the landscaping version of a Roomba.

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4 Things You Need to Know for Watering Season

April showers (and yes, we do mean snow showers) bring… unfortunately, not quite enough moisture to keep your lawn green through July’s 95 degree days. While we may get those crazy thunderstorms here and there throughout the summer, the reality is that you will need to get on a regular watering schedule to keep up the luscious lawn of your dreams. Now, we’re not trying to brag, but water conservation is somewhat of an All Terrain specialty. We understand the ins and outs of sprinkler systems, and one of our

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6 Ways to Add Shade to Your Landscaping

Colorado summers come with a LOT of sunshine. We’re not complaining – we love those bright, sunny days as much as the next person. But we also understand that it’s no fun to be lounging in your backyard with the sun beating down on you. Because we’re all about enjoying your landscaping as much as possible, we have a few suggestions on how you can add some aesthetically pleasing shade to your landscaping this summer: 1. Install a Custom Pergola Pergolas are truly one of the most practical, aesthetically pleasing

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Top 5 Landscaping Upgrades that Give You the Most ROI

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer who’s ready to leave the rental life behind, or a seasoned homeowner who’s looking to upgrade to the next level, we can all agree that the northern Colorado and Denver area real estate market is booming. If you’re interested in selling or just increasing the value of your property as a whole, we recommend exploring your options for upgrading your outdoor living space. Which landscaping upgrades see the most ROI? Recent studies have shown that new landscaping translate to an ROI of 100 percent –

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5 Backyard Wedding Landscape Ideas

Spring and summer in Colorado are always blooming with bridal bouquets and ringing with wedding bells. And with 300 days of sunshine throughout the year, the backyard wedding scene has become one of the most popular wedding venues around. If a bride-to-be or future groom has their sights set on your backyard for their special day, we’ve got your back. The All Terrain team has just the right touch to get your landscape wedding party-ready. Here are just a few of our best backyard wedding landscape ideas: 1. Install a

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