It’s official – the seasons have changed, and Mother Nature is starting to show her autumn colors. It’s a fantastic time of year to get outside and enjoy the beauty and bounty of the season. It’s hard to find a bad place to be during this time of year, but there are certainly things you can do to make it even more enjoyable, especially right outside your own front (or back!) door.
Whether you’re looking to create a relaxing space, a private sanctuary, a space to entertain, or simply a space that you can love and use this season and throughout the year, these popular blogs can help. From caring for your existing landscape to adding new and exciting features, you’re bound to find something that will inspire.
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1. 6 Reasons That Fall Is The Best Time To Rejuvenate Your Landscape
You probably think of spring when you think of planting and landscaping, but fall is arguably the best time to revitalize and redesign your landscape. The weather makes it easier on plants, and fish if you’re planning a pond. And you’ll have a lot more to look forward to throughout winter, too.
Read more to find out why fall is an excellent time of year to get started if you’re thinking about a new landscape.
2. 7 Ideas For Spectacular Fall Landscaping
Fall is a time of bold color and the familiar sights of pumpkins and gourds. But there is a whole lot more you can do to make your fall landscape stand out.
If you’re used to the traditional signs of fall, let us inspire you to think differently this year. Go ahead and include all that gorgeous color, but try some of these ideas, too.
3. 4 Ways To Add Color And Beauty To Your Landscape This Fall
In case you need more ideas, we’re keeping them coming! Color, texture, height, visual and auditory appeal – all of these things go into making fall a special season.
As an added bonus, most of these ideas can be enjoyed differently year round, so go ahead and mix it up a little. Think beyond the potted mum and start beautifying your landscape in unique ways.
4. Take These Steps This Fall For A Healthy Pond Next Spring
Yes, we’re talking fall, but sometimes you need to think ahead and plan accordingly if you want to enjoy the seasons to come. For pond owners, spring and fall are two key times of year when it comes to care and maintenance – spring for waking up a pond, and fall for shutting it down.
Before we head into winter, brush up on the care steps you need to take to protect your pond, fish and plants through the coldest weather. And remember that “shutting down” a pond doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy it through fall and winter. It just means being smart about the choices you make and taking steps to protect it from changing conditions.
5. Fall Landscape Maintenance Dos and Don’ts For New Jersey Yards
While we’re talking maintenance, there are some things you can be doing to beautify and protect your landscape, too.
No, we’re not talking common things like raking leaves or seeding lawns, but practical steps you can take now to get your landscape in good shape for the new season, all while preparing it for another bloom next spring.
6. Landscape Lighting Tips And Ideas For Fall
Fall is an excellent time of year to install or upgrade your outdoor lighting. After all, nighttime comes sooner and lasts longer, so why not have the right lighting available so you can enjoy your outdoor space more?
There are some practical things you can do to extend the life of your lighting features, and there are plenty of creative things you can do to set a mood and enjoy the magic of an autumn evening outdoors. We’ve got tips for both!
7. Creative Landscape Design Ideas For Fall Curb Appeal
In case you still haven’t gotten your fill of ideas, here are a few more designed to help you show off your home to the neighborhood. From focal points to lighting tips, there’s plenty here to inspire you and to entice the neighbors to stop and appreciate your yard.
Plus, what’s better than coming home to a beautiful and welcoming space? These ideas will give you even more reasons to love walking through your own front door.
If you’ve been inspired by any of these ideas, contact us for a consultation and let’s talk about how we can bring some autumn (and all-season) magic to your outdoor space. We’ve given you a starting point to start dreaming. Now how about making some of those dreams come true?