Five Different Kinds of Landscape Lighting When it comes to landscape lighting, there are a lot of options. Some lights illuminate walkways, others illuminate parts of your landscaping, and others illuminate architectural features of your house. If you are feeling overwhelmed with choices, there is no need to worry. In this blog, Nixa Lawn Service […]
Designing Landscape Lighting on a Budget When you spend time and money on your landscaping, you want to show it off at all times – even at night. The best way to showcase your beautiful landscaping is through landscape lighting, but for homeowners on a budget, landscape lighting may seem out of the question. Fortunately, […]
Deciding that you want a lush, green lawn is easy. Figuring out how to get it can be a bit harder. If you’re craving gorgeous grass that delights the eye and feels fantastic underfoot, fertilizer is a good place to start. Why fertilize your grass? What nutrients should a fertilizer contain? How do you know […]
A privacy fence offers an effective way to screen your yard from the prying eyes of neighbors and passersby, but what if you want a barrier that is more natural and subtle? In that case, plants are an ideal choice. When it comes to identifying the best plants for privacy, the exact species will depend on […]
A lot of work goes into making a landscape beautiful and functional, so it’s a shame that many yards get hidden in the cover of darkness. Just as interior lighting can add drama and focus to a room, exterior lighting can enhance the look of your landscape at night. Some homeowners turn to landscape lighting for […]
Though nature appears to vacation during the winter, some species brave the cold. The hardiest boldly survive frost and snow! They can even yield flowers, despite the chilling conditions. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have them in your yard? You can! Many plants grow in winter, defying the odds. Below we’ve listed seven courageous all-stars.
Have you ever caught a neighbor sneering at your lawn? Do your kids refuse to go barefoot when they play outside in the summer? Does your lawn resemble a balding man, with more bare spots than you would care to admit? If your lawn is an eyesore, it is time to stop procrastinating. Although you can’t plant […]
Outdoor lighting can highlight the architectural beauty of your home and illuminate beautiful landscaping features. Well-placed landscape lighting can also increase your home’s security and improve the safety of stairs and footpaths. For all of these reasons and more, we encourage you to carefully consider your options before installing lights in your yard. For help, check out […]
If you want to add some color to your lawn, you have more options than flowers and shrubs. Many cities and states use colorful trees for landscaping along roads and in town centers, and you can plant some of these same trees in your own yard.
Your home should be your haven. After a long day, what is better than relaxing in your backyard? A zen environment can be achieved when your landscape includes soothing pieces like a water feature. Since this item is available in a variety of designs, it is important to learn how to choose a water feature […]