Category : Landscaping

Landscaping

Skip the One Size Fits All When it Comes to Railings on Your Home

There are many places on your home that can benefit from exterior railings. From the patio where family barbecues happen to the upper story porch on your home. Chances are you’ve seen many of the railing systems that are used on these areas. In fact, there are basically on a few styles that the majority of home owners choose today simply because they don’t realize some better, much better, is out there. Getting exterior railings on your home doesn’t need to be a one size fits all, but a custom railing solution that makes your home look great. 

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Landscaping

Pergola or Patio Cover: Which is Best for Your Home?

Want to add value to your home while providing shade, weather protection, and style?

A pergola or patio cover is the way to do just that.

Shade is important for so many reasons, including sun protection, comfort, and temperature control. Did you know that in addition to helping prevent skin cancer, shade keeps an outdoor area up to 20 degrees cooler?

Adding an outdoor structure to shade your windows will help you save on air conditioning costs as well.

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Landscaping

Home and Cottage Address Signs and Plaques

Having a sign out front in your yard or on your home is a just a way to tell the postman or others what your house numbers are and who lives there. For others who take pride in their homes and want to show it off to the world and set their selves apart from the average, ordinary, everyday person. One way to do just that is by getting a new type of sign that looks, feels, and acts like metal without the costly casting that usually happens in these types of signs. The product is called FusionCast and it’s a new and revolutionary way to create amazing looking signs. The process uses a unique fusion that creates the a great looking sign that is super strong. In fact, the signs can hold up against the treacherous weather of the coldest of climates including Canada. Instead of having a sign forged out of metal which can be extremely costly and typically not really good detailed you can use the new technology that FusionCast has and get a great looking sign at a better price as well.

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Landscaping

Adding Year Round Color in Your Flower Beds

Having a garden and flower beds that bloom in the Spring can fill the air with an aroma that pleases the nose. And with colorful flowers blooming and bursting with color it makes for a wonderful view of nature and it just makes you feel all warm inside. Having a garden or flowerbed like this can really bring a lot of attention to your home and certainly some neighbors complimenting you. The problem that most people have however is that they want these blooming flowers and colorful flower beds throughout the year and not just in the Spring. But in order to do that you’ll need to know a bit about landscape design and how it will help your home’s flowerbeds. 

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Landscaping

Make a Statement in Your Landscaping with Golf Course Bridges

An important part of a landscape that many people overlook is bridges over water or obstacles. Having a bridge that connects one area with another can give the entire area a different look and can be the focal point of a garden at your home. However, building a bridge takes careful planning and needs to be done right by certified professionals and engineers. One company that builds bridges for homes and golf courses is Links Bridges. They offer  a wide variety of golf course bridges as well as home bridges also. 

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