Tip of the Week – Winter Beauty with a Winter Garden

This time of year, outdoor color and interest is usually lacking. Annuals have finished their season, perennials have died back and deciduous trees and shrubs have become bare. But don’t lose hope. There are many striking options to add color and attraction in the winter landscape. One option is evergreen trees and shrubs, which add […]

Tip of the Week – Landscaping to Promote Energy Efficiency in the Home

Trees and shrubs not only have aesthetic appeal, they also serve useful purposes in a landscape. If planned and planted properly, trees and shrubs help maintain or deflect heat from a home, block strong winter winds and provide insulation. The key is to properly plan, with these goals in mind. A home gathers much of […]