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4 Landscape Design Tips to Make Your Landscape More Water Friendly

Water friendly landscape design

Growing Water Conservation Efforts in Colorado Springs With the Colorado Springs area expected to continue experiencing the rapid growth we’ve become accustomed to in recent years, water conservation efforts in the Colorado Springs area will only continue to grow. Water Restrictions Colorado Springs and the Front Range are in a semi-arid climate zone, and water…

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Barbecue Recipes for Your Outdoor Living Space

Outdoor patio great for summer BBQ

Nothing says summer like a barbecue! There’s just something about good food, family and friends, and being outdoors that combines to feel like “summer”. There’s also no better way to get out and enjoy your outdoor living space than to get out and start cooking. If you’re looking for some new and interesting ideas for…

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Native Plants for Landscape Design in Colorado

Planting Bed Using Plants Native to Colorado Springs, Colorado

Sustainability in landscaping continues to gain traction and an ever growing focus with each passing year, and for good reason. Gone are the days when expansive turf areas made up the majority of landscapes.  Colorado Springs and the Front Range are classified as a semi-arid climate, and at times have been subject to water restrictions.…

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Flagstone Patio Installation and Design Ideas

This Siloam stone path through a mulched garden bed offers form and function.

If you’re looking for a DIY project that’s sure to brighten up your landscape and provide function, installing a flagstone path or patio might be for you. Colorado Springs has a wide variety of flagstones that come from different quarries, and with so many different colors, textures, and styles of install, there is a flagstone…

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Landscape Maintenance Tips and Advice for Spring

Spring Landscape Maintenance Tips

Springtime is here, and you might be wondering what you can do to get your landscape looking its best as quickly as possible. Over time, we’ve come up with some tried and true methods that are sure to get your landscape in tip top shape just in time for the spring bloom. It’s time to…

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How to Choose and Hire a Landscape Designer / Architect

A well designed landscape design plan leads to spectacular results.

All great landscapes begin with a great plan. Regardless of whether you are looking for landscaping on a new build, or a renovation / extension to an existing landscape, it’s extremely important to get all the details of the work on paper. Having a properly drawn and scaled landscape plan will lay out all the…

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Fire Pit Ideas and Examples

Outdoor living space in Cordera featuring a natural stone fire pit, seat wall, pergola, and outdoor lighting.

Adding a fire feature to your outdoor living space brings the warmth you need to enjoy a mug of hot cocoa on a nice winter’s eve, and will be sure to bring your family a fun and entertaining outdoor space for the rest of the year as well. It is something that should absolutely be…

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Landscaping Ideas and Trends for the Colorado Springs Area

Front of House Landscaping for House in Colorado Springs, CO

With an average of 300 sunny days a year in the Colorado Springs area, it’s no surprise people are looking for ways to incorporate their lifestyle with their landscape, and find ways to enjoy more time outdoors. It’s important to think about how you imagine interacting with your landscape. Your outdoor living space should suit…

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