Articles about landscaping


Don't Covet The Neighbors Yard. Love Yours - Woody's Custom Landscaping

Last updated: 11/28/2017

While this may not be in the top ten of commandments, it truly holds the #11 spot since I am a landscape contractor. Don’t covet your neighbors landscaping. It’s just a matter...

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Maintenance vs. Stewardship: Turning a New Leaf - Small Town Gardener

Last updated: 11/27/2017

I’m not a fan of renaming something in order to change public perception. Language is powerful, minds are pliable and as any politician knows, we can quickly distance ourselves...

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Project EverGreen volunteers transform North Carolina parks

Last updated: 11/27/2017

Project EverGreen, a national non-profit promoting the value of preserving and revitalizing managed green spaces, brought its “Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids.” initiative to parks...

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Makita UK

Last updated: 11/26/2017

The UK’s largest skills show held at the NEC Birmingham, 16 – 18 November, included the final of the APL WorldSkills UK competition in Landscaping, organised by the Association...

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Spring TLC Scholarship Contest deadline fast approaching

Last updated: 11/26/2017

Total Landscape Care is still accepting applications for its annual TLC Scholarship Contest. The deadline for submissions is quickly approaching. To be considered for the...

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Gateway Project, University of Salford | idverde

Last updated: 11/26/2017

The Gateway Project aims to provide a distinctive, aesthetically pleasing entrance to Salford University’s campus from Salford Crescent railway station. Green spaces and paved...

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Time for Christmas

Last updated: 11/26/2017

Christmas is just 10 weeks away - so I think it's OK to mention it. The celebrations may seem a long way off on a personal level but for efig members, festive installations for...

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For landscape workers, safe clothing counts in every season

Last updated: 11/25/2017

When one is thinking of personal protective equipment, clothing can tend to be overlooked, but it is a crucial line of defense for landscapers when they are exposed to all...

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55 Mark Lane – Christmas Decor by Plant Designs

Last updated: 11/25/2017

Plant Designs were instrumental in helping this client achieve the look they wanted, inspired by Christmas displays in New York. The displays in New York had created a ‘wave’...

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Blog: The 2017 Vegetable Garden-What Worked & What Didn’t

Last updated: 11/24/2017

What worked for you in the vegetable garden and what didn’t? It definitely was a strange year so today I am going over a few things that happened this year in the vegetable...

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