6 Landscaping Designs You Should Leave to the Pros

6 Landscaping Designs You Should Leave to the Pros

Landscaping is something people either jump at right away when they move into a new home or wait years to start. There’s no denying that landscaping projects can be expensive — and buying high-quality materials doesn’t always mean you’re able…
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10 Creative Holiday Decorating Ideas With Plants

The holidays are a time for gift-giving, visiting with family and friends and eating plenty of delicious treats that only come around once a year. One thing we don’t usually associate with the holidays, though, is plants. After all, it’s…
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10 Landscaping Tools to Treat Yourself to

10 Landscaping Tools to Treat Yourself to

Are you thinking ahead to warm weather and spring gardening? Do you love new tools that make working in the yard faster and easier? Now is a great time to treat yourself, and here are 10 landscaping tools to consider.…
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Simple Water Garden Ideas

One of the best things about owning a house is having a yard you can work with to create the backyard of your dreams. You’ll end up with a relaxing place to spend time with the people you love, or…
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Home Improvements to Make Before Fall

Home Improvements to Make Before Fall

With fall quickly approaching, homeowners around the U.S. are hustling to weatherproof their homes for the cooler temperatures. For many, this is the last chance to perform those nagging home improvements that have been in the back of their minds…
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Retaining Walls & Their Purpose

Retaining Walls & Their Purpose

Landscape retaining walls are an important feature. Not only do they hold back dirt and soil, but they can add extra aesthetic appeal to an otherwise boring and bland property. An element that’s both functional and visually appeasing, modern retaining…
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Vegetable Garden Basics for the Newbie

A vegetable garden is a wonderful way to enjoy the sun and soil. It can be hours of pleasurable activity, planning, nurturing and eating. Fresh vegetables taste better than any bought in the store. Whether you’ve been dreaming of a…
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Your Wild Home 1-19 Curb Appeal

Curb Appeal: 10 Ways to Improve It During The Winter

Whether you’ve just purchased your first home or are getting ready to put it on the market, improving the exterior of your house can add value and curb appeal. Many homeowners balk at the idea of making home improvements during…
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Clean Fill: What Is It and Why Does Everyone Want It?

I can't tell you how many times I've driven through the hills of Pennsylvania on my way home, and out the corner of my distracted gaze, a sign for "Clean Fill" pops up. Whether it's someone seeking clean fill or…
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How to Prevent Garden Runoff Pollution - Your Wild Home

How To Prevent Garden Runoff Pollution

When there’s more water on the surface than can be absorbed, water runoff pollution occurs. In developed areas, rainwater washes various pollutants from metals, chemicals and lawns into storm drains. These drains then empty into rivers and streams, where it…
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