So, you want a good looking landscape at your home. The kind of curb appeal where neighbors will stop and take notice. Plus, you want to be proud of your home and it’s appearance.
We are not "master gardeners." That requires hours of study and work, plus a certification.
However, Art's degree in horticulture, plus our combined experience of over 50 years as professional landscapers, (you can read our ABOUT US section here), has given us experiences few can claim. We’ve seen it all. We’ve heard the questions. We’ve seen the mistakes.
Now we’ve come to help you get a better looking landscape for your home, the kind that will have people stopping to take notice.
This site is geared toward the beginning gardener. However, even more experienced homeowners should get some value here because we aim to show you how the “pros” do it - shortcuts and tips that will help you get more with less time and less money - and tips that will have your garden look like it was professionally designed.
How To Use The The Site
We've tried organizing the information in an easy-to-understand logical layout.
If you want to transform your home's landscape, you will need knowledge in only 3 areas...
- Designing and preparing your garden beds.
- Knowing which plants to choose for your own landscape.
- How to care for your lawn properly.
Now, these 3 areas can cover a lot of territory. However, let's start with the basics.
If you're new to gardening, you can start by clicking that topic in the above menu. This will bring you to 2 sub-topics, "gardening basics for beginners" and "pro landscape tips." Here you'll find tips and tricks that we, as professionals, have been using to save us time and make gardening easier and fun.
If you want to start planting, you can find what you need in all 3 areas above by clicking the menu items that correspond to those areas:
- Garden Prep And Maintenance
- Plant Guide
- DIY Lawn Care Guide
Finally, you'll see a section devoted to the "Best Gardening Products." You can read about the products we use in our own landscaping work that work for us and our clients. We will never recommend something we haven't tried or that doesn't work. We know the products we've used, sometimes for decades. Trust us. They work.
You can also use the categories listed on the right to find something more specific. For instance, if you're a beginning gardener just getting started, clicking the category "beginning gardeners" will take you to the articles we've deemed good for you. You can also use the tags in the same way.
Finally, if you want to find specific information, such as looking up a specific plant, or solving a specific problem, using our search feature at the top right is probably your best option. Simply search for a word, say, "pansies" and articles that contain that word will be displayed in the results.
This is super easy so try it for yourself. Search for pansies and see what comes up.
If you still can't find what you're looking for, contact us or comment on the blog so we can write an article about that exact subject.
Here at Garden Masterz we want to give you all the information you could ever need to transform your home's landscape. We hope we're doing that.
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