Three Fabulous Brick Patterns for Your Garden


These days, it appears that more people are planting and planning their own gardens while incorporating bricks in their landscape design. At Orlando landscape lighting, we use bricks for garden walls and walkways to make our clients’ spaces more inviting. Bricks offer an excellent way of making a long lasting garden and have a low…

Emulating Frances Hodgson Burnett’s Secret Garden


Anyone who read Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic 1911 novel The Secret Garden will know the appeal of building their own walled garden. Even if you only have a small space or limited gardening knowledge, you can create a garden that Mary Lennox would be proud to call her own. Here’s how you can emulate her…

The Best Soil Additives for Your Garden


Organic additives seek to enhance the soil’s physical properties, for instance, water retention, aeration, drainage permeability, and soil structure. Improved soil properties permit the roots to infiltrate the soil and acquire the required moisture and air. Organic additives derive from animals or plants while inorganic ones are mined or manmade. Inorganic additives comprise perlite, sand,…