Rain gardens

Rain gardens

Why are rain gardens important?  As cities and suburbs grow and replace forests and agricultural land, increased stormwater runoff from impervious surfaces(roof of your house or garage, pavements- driveway, sidewalks), your lawn, or areas with poorly drained soil...
Making a stepping stone path

Making a stepping stone path

Making a stepping stone path Remove sod and dig down 5-6 inches Lay down landscaping fabric Add 4 inches of decomposed granite Tamp solidly down Place stepping stones in your path Add more decomposed granite in between stones Herb path – Use topsoil instead of the...
Walking Paths

Walking Paths

Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz followed the yellow brick road to her dreams. The pathway through your yard and garden can also follow the vision of your dreams. Design your yard and garden with thoughts of places you have visited that have left inspiration in your heart...