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Drawing to the Gathering Place Outside with Fire and Water

Creating gathering places that draw you, your family and friends to YOUR backyard can be achieved by adding unique elements to the backyard. A Fire and Water Feature accomplishes that goal in several ways. First of all, Fire and Water … Continue reading

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Columnar Plants Add Interest To Any Landscape

Columnar plants add unique interest to the landscape‚ĶThe featured plant is a spiral Emerald Green Arborvitae, a sturdy plant for Nashville, Tennessee. Pruning once a year after the spring flush is usually adequate to maintain a tight, formal presentation of … Continue reading

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Koi Ponds Don’t Need to Look Like Black Liner Pools

There are basically two types of Koi ponds. The strict, traditional Koi pond construction includes sophisticated and expensive filtration equipment which may include a biological and sand filter as well as an ultraviolet system. The traditional Koi pond also includes … Continue reading

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Is it a Swimming Pool?

Creating a unique pool with a woodland presentation adds interest to backyard get-a-way Gathering Places! The key element is the creative approach – creating a natural, woodland waterfall cascading into a swimming pool. Craftsmanship is required.

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What Is Going To Draw You Outside to Your Nashville Backyard?

Come Home to Go Outside is the drawing mantra to the backyard Gathering Place by creating healthier outdoor lifestyle additions. Developing woodland backyard get-a-ways at any home by introducing mountain streams and waterfalls increases this draw to the backyard Gathering … Continue reading

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Pondless Waterfalls, A Unique Element To Any Backyard Get-A-Way Gathering Place

Want the drama of a waterfall without the maintenance and liability of a pond? Pondless waterfalls provide a unique element to any backyard get-a-way gathering place, whether it be a resort style landscaping or an informal woodland escape. Nashville, Tennessee … Continue reading

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Instant Privacy!

Create Instant Privacy! The art of taking away an unwanted view by creatively arranging a group of evergreen trees to achieve privacy and focus to the home and it’s entrance. Before – The house was one of many in a … Continue reading

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Come Home To Go Outside!

It’s one thing to have a patio! It’s another thing to have something that draws you to the patio outdoors! Water is captivating, whether it is a cascading waterfall at the patio’s edge or a soothing, quiet pond brimming with … Continue reading

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Creating Privacy Planting Large Trees

Planting large evergreen trees is an effective method of creating privacy in your backyard. The closer the trees are planted to the outdoor living space, the fewer and smaller the trees will need to be. The further away from the … Continue reading

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How Important Is the Presentation of Your Home?

Enhance the landscape presentation of your home with color! Broad, colorful annual flower beds can add a year round festive setting for your home. Bright, colorful pansies during the fall and winter can brighten up any day. And the wide … Continue reading

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