Curb Appeal – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Curb Appeal It was the season to be merry a month ago and was a misty day similar to today, but colder when we did this curb appeal makeover in Fort Mill, SC (Masons Bend) for Rosemarie A. Timmons. A mix of new plantings, boulders and mulch made a huge difference. [...]

Italian Cypress Tree – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Italian Cypress Tree Mr. Upgrade in Charlotte got a new Winters Snowman Camellia and a tremendous Italian Cypress Tree for 2020. We refreshed the mulch, added a few more LED lights, and appreciated the previous Outdoor Living work we designed and installed in 2019. Calli Thompson Hansen your husband is a [...]

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 [...]

Plantings & More for Curb Appeal – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Plantings & More for Curb Appeal This lovely home in the community of Masons Bend (Fort Mill, SC) has new plantings, boulders, mulch and more. It’s the holiday season to be merry. Making Homes More Beautiful #mroutdoorliving [...]

Privacy Screening – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Privacy Screening Using landscaping as privacy screening is an effective and beautiful way to enhance your Outdoor Living experience. 🌲 Existing Nellie Stevens Holly trees are complimented with newly planted Emerald Green Arborvitae and Little Gem Magnolia trees. Two EverRed Loropetalum were also planted in a timely matter before the rain [...]

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). [...]

Landscaping in Masons Bend – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Landscaping in Masons Bend This pretty home has several elements that have significantly improved the curb appeal - plantings, boulders, stack stone curbing & more. The landscaping in Masons Bend (Fort Mill, SC) was a strategic process of specific selections to create a masterpiece of beauty that will be enjoyed all [...]

Stack Stone Curbing -Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Stack Stone Curbing This beautiful home in Masons Bend (Fort Mill, SC) is getting a makeover with Plantings, Boulders, Irrigation, Mulch and Stack Stone Curbing. The Midnight Blue Natural Stone is stacked complete with mortar to create a gorgeous border of the new and improved raised landscaping beds. [...]

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 🦃 [...]

Autumn Rocket Sasanqua Camellia – Outdoor Living Tip of the Day

Autumn Rocket Sasanqua Camellia Three fall bloom Autumn Rocket Sasanqua Camellia (15g) plantings with five Hana Jiman Sasanqua Camellia (7g), five Meizorland Rosa White Drift Roses (3g) and three Purple Daydream Loropetalum (3g) complete with a few replantings, rearranging, topsoil, and mulch in a quaint backyard in Charlotte. [...]