Ornamental Trees and Storm Damage


Ornamental trees are some of the biggest investments, time-wise, into your landscape design. Most take years to fully mature and losing one can be a major setback and expense. Storms represent one of the biggest dangers to ornamental trees. Strong winds can snap branches and even push over entire trees. Snow and ice can weigh…

Adding Value and Beauty Through Professional Landscaping


There are few home improvements that a homeowner can undertake that add as much increased value and marketability to a property as dramatically as landscaping does. Professional landscaping provides a number of remarkable benefits. According to studies done by the Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association, landscaping can actually increase property value by 14 to…

Landscaping Solutions – Non-Terrain Related Issues


When tackling a large-scale landscaping project, one is bound to hit a snag or two. The most common issues arise around problems with drainage, irrigation and shade. However, there are a number of issues that have little or nothing to do with the physical aspects of the property. These problems require their own, unique landscaping…

Tackling Problem Spots in Your Terrain


Anyone who has ever undertaken a landscaping project knows that landscaping can present some unique challenges. Even if you are fortunate enough to pull off your design without a significant hitch, it can still be quite a task. Most aren’t so lucky, though. Almost any installation scheme will run up against at least a few…

Dealing with Runoff Erosion


One of the most common drainage issues facing landscapers inĀ Orlando and all over America is the problem of erosion caused by runoff from higher elevations. This problems is prevalent for any sloping property, but becomes even more of an issue if the property lies below other, more highly elevated properties. Evaluating the drainage of the…