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We are currently looking for help. If you or anyone you know has landscaping experience and is looking for a job, please let us know! Call (603) 554-6109 or ema…

2012 Best of Souhegan Awards

Please vote for us as Best Landscaper on the 2012 Best of Souhegan Region Awards by the Milford Cabinet! 2012 Best of Souhegan…

Hydroseeding a Sloped Yard

If you’re struggling to get the grass to grow on a sloped yard or a hill you should consider hydroseeding. Hydroseeding is a way to “spray” grass seed and natural fertilizers in a liquid form. Instead of running down the hill, like spreading seeds may, the hydroseed lays evenly over the ground. The above photograph was a retaining wall job we did in Nashua, NH last summer. As you can see, t…

Installing Granite Lightposts

We are currently installing granite lightposts at a property in Merrimack, NH. Granite lightposts are a great way to illuminate a long driveway and beautiful landscapes. There is also an added bonus of safety by having your property lit after dark. Many thanks to Mark Lambert with Mark Lambert Electric for all of his work installing the wiring for thes…

The Story Behind Interlocking Pavers

A special type of paver referred to as an “interlocking concrete paver” or also a segmental paver has emerged over the last couple of decades in the United States as a very popular alternative to brick, clay or concrete.

Segmental pavers have been used for thousands of years. The Romans built roads with them that are still there. But it wasn’t until the mid 1940’s that pavers began to b…

Consider a Flower Garden

A flower garden is any garden where flowers are grown for decorative purposes. Because flowers bloom at varying times of the year, and some plants are annual, dying each winter, the design of flower gardens can take into consideration to maintain a sequence of bloom and even of consistent color combinations, through varying seasons.

Flower color is an important feature of both the herbaceous…

Retaining Walls: Defined

A retaining wall is a structure designed and constructed to resist the lateral pressure of soil when there is a desired change in ground elevation that exceeds the angle of repose of the soil.

A basement wall is thus one kind of retaining wall. But the term usually refers to a cantilever retaining wall, which is a freestanding structure without lateral support at its top. These are cantilevered…