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Welcome to Dream Yard's Pinterest board for landscaper tips. We've recently started a new project on our website posting the best landscaping "tricks of the trade". It will be open to anyone wishing to share their secrets to help others. You can visit this board at and fill out the form to contribute. Thanks for visiting our boards, and best of luck with your dream yard.


Nov/Dec 2013

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Knowledge About Landscaping - Landscaping Lovers

Tons of people have given thought to the idea of landscaping, but never act on that thought for many reasons, such as, lack of landscaping knowledge, lack of funds, fear of doing a bad job, or simply because they are too tired. Fear not, because here are a few landscaping ...

Getting lush, green turf to grow under dense shade trees can be hard. Here are 5 tips to make it easier.

5 Tips to Grow Grass in the Shade

Getting lush, green turf to grow under dense shade trees can be hard. Here are 5 tips to make it easier.

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How to Build a Sand-Based Paver Patio in Just a Few Days

Building a paver patio can be made easier with a basic sand base. This tutorial shows you how to install a patio that's designed for pavers not mortared in place.

Tips For A Successful Exterior Paint Transformation -

It's been such an exciting month with our new exterior paint transformation! Today I'm providing tips on painting the exterior of your home.

Landscaping Tips for Small-Space Cottage Gardens

A Southern California couple created a sanctuary in their small yard. They share their tips for transforming a small landscape.

10 Genius Garden Hacks with Rusted Metal - Gardenista

There is something sinister about a landscape of rusted metal: a corroded car off the highway, a forgotten Midwestern town, or a decaying seaport. The visc

40 Tips Easy To Make Small Garden Design Ideas

Design My Garden Ideas Image Source Tiny yards have a lot of benefits — the big one is they’re wonderfully low-maintenance. They are likewise excellent rooms to be more creative, and the tiniest improvements, from brilliant cushions to cool garden lighting, will certainly have a stunning outcome.

Ingenious Tips for Building Flower Bed on Budget

25 Simple And Modern Garden Design -

Simple And Modern Garden Design, Modern landscape design is an expansion and refinement of mid-century modern or Modernist garden design, hearkening back to the 1950s or earlier when residential architecture reflected optimism and rooflines exuberantly jutted toward space. Later, things became more organized into geometric sections with polymorphic shapes. Sometimes, modern and contemporary design are confused. To make things even more complicated, back in the 1950s to 1970s, mid-century…

7 Landscaping Tips for a Low-Maintenance Lawn

Your landscape can reflect and integrate your lifestyle as well. If you always have a busy schedule and can’t work on your lawn frequently, design your landscape in such a way that maintaining it won’t take too much of your time and effort.

Be Inspired - 5 Tips for Designing a Cottage Garden

Lush flowers tumbling over the pathway. Vines that clamber up structures from trellises to trees. Beds and borders so thick with shrubs and perennial, edibles

Simplicity is one of the most important principles of landscape design to follow for DIY landscape designers.

principles of landscape design

The basic principles of landscape design are an important set of standards that one should follow when possible

6 Winning Tips: Outdoor Garden Landscape Projects Garden Landscaping Inspire … - garden landscaping

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