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What Is Eco-Friendly Landscaping

What Is Eco-Friendly Landscaping

Many are looking to find ways to reduce their carbon footprint as pollution continues to be an issue. Cities have recycling programs, homeowners are creating compost piles, and businesses are using sustainable materials as much as possible.

One way that homeowners can consider increasing their home's eco-friendliness is in their landscaping. Eco-friendly landscaping is growing in popularity and can create a beautiful, sustainable space in your yard. 

If you are in Mt. Juliet, Green Hill, Lebanon, or other nearby areas of Tennessee, here are some ways you can go green with your landscaping.


Using Native Plants Increases Landscaping Sustainability

When non-native plants are used in landscaping, it requires more resources to keep them alive because they are not proven to do well in that environment. This means more fertilizer, more fungicide, more herbicide—in other words, more chemicals going into the soil. 

Native plants, on the other hand, are much more likely to survive the local climate because they have adapted to the environment. They will not require as much maintenance, time, or energy to keep them in good, healthy condition. Using these native plants means that your landscaping will be more sustainable.

Common native plants and trees to our area of Tennessee include:

  • Dogwood
  • Azalea
  • Prairie rose
  • Carolina rose
  • Hydrangea
  • Mountain laurel
  • Viburnum
  • Oak
  • Maple
  • And many more!

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3 Ways a Custom Patio Adds to Your Outdoor Living Space

3 Ways a Custom Patio Adds to Your Outdoor Living Space

Custom patios are a lovely way to spruce up the exterior areas of your home. There are multiple options available that allow your vision of the ideal patio to become a reality.

Below you will find three ways a custom patio adds to your outdoor living space, giving you and your family a livable extension of your home in Mt. Juliet, Lebanon, Green Hill, and surrounding communities in Tennessee.


1. Outdoor cooking and dining areas provide additional entertaining options.

This 3D rendering of a custom patio in Green Hill depicts a beautiful outdoor living space.

After a long work week, many families enjoy spending time outside while fresh food is cooked up on the grill. The right custom patio can be designed to accommodate a gorgeous cooking and dining area that helps keep the mess and clutter of cooking away from the kitchen.

Custom cabinets and countertops can be installed and a higher quality grill can be used because a custom patio can help to protect them. A sturdy patio provides a better setting for outdoor dining sets, providing homeowners with an organized place to feed family and guests while enjoying the fresh air.

Your outdoor living space is truly extended with a custom patio, adding value to your home and quality of life.


2. Custom patios increase usable outdoor living space with added comfort.

Custom patios allow homeowners to essentially conquer areas on the exterior of their property. Rather than have an area that requires landscaping and lawn maintenance, you can have a patio installed that reduces the...

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