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Emerald Green Arborvitae – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Emerald Green Arborvitae Privacy landscaping is a popular Outdoor Living need in a community. As lovely as Masons Bend is in Fort Mill, SC there is still a need to soften the exterior of the yard. We dug a square hole (a tip a few people has sent me) and planted [...]

Boulder Retaining Wall – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Boulder Retaining Wall Using boulders to create a wall to solve a grading issue with regard to a paver patio is a great idea if you want a natural look. Complemented with TN River Rock, this Belgard Hatteras Grana Slab paver patio with a Boulder Retaining Wall is clean and maintenance [...]

Screenings – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Screenings The Outdoor Living crew is installing a new paver patio today in Fort Mill, SC (Masons Bend neighborhood). Screenings are leveled prior to laying down the pavers. The property tamped ABC and boulders (retaining wall) was competed yesterday. This is the scope of work... Outdoor Living Project: Paver Patio Install [...]

Paver Pathway – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Paver Pathway Near uptown Mr. Outdoor Living installed a Belgard Savannah Catalina Grana paver pathway of approximately 228 sq. ft. (76’ x 3’) compete with an ABC base (tamped approx. 4” deep), screenings, Snapedge, nails, and gray Polymeric sand in the joints. Making Homes [...]

Pine Needles – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Pine Needles Covered by the frost of a cold morning 🥶 these Long Leaf Pine Needles cover a large open area in the backyard of a lovely home in Masons Bend (Fort Mill, SC) complete with a dry creek bed (TN River Rock). [...]

Fescue Grass – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Fescue Grass The dark green late autumn color of a Fescue grass lawn in Charlotte makes all that year long care worth it. Keep the leaves off the best you can and cut at about 4” high. Enjoy Thanksgiving week 🦃 [...]

Proper Drainage 🌧 – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Proper Drainage 🌧 It’s another autumn rainy day in Matthews, NC (Vickery neighborhood) and the crew is waiting for the weather to change. On Friday, we started the drainage work with a catch basin and several pipe outs (buried black corrugated pipe) to help control the water away from the home [...]

Love What You Do – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Love What You Do In honor of this homeowner (wedding anniversary), ❤️ makes the 🌎 a better place. Making homes more beautiful is what we love to do. Thank you Tia and Jeff for your friendship, business and words. Your kindness makes what we do so much more special. The pride [...]

Belgard Hatteras Lafitt Grana Slab – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Curb Appeal with Plantings and Boulders – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Curb Appeal with Plantings and Boulders  The combination of several different low growing and colorful plantings with maintenance free boulders can create a curb appeal full of beauty. Furthermore, the greatest remodeling return on investment is your curb appeal. This project in Clover (Lake Crest neighborhood) also needed a little privacy in the backyard [...]