Landscaping

Despite all the natural beauty that abounds at the lake, landscaping is still a basic requirement. Here you will discover all sorts of landscaping information from decks to outdoor kitchens, from hot tubs and outdoor showers to native plants and many topics in-between. We invite you to explore the gamut of landscape topics we’ve covered over the years.

Lighting Up in Style

Filed in In This Issue, Landscaping by on May 5, 2017
Lighting Up in Style

Warm evenings around the fire pit. Star gazing from the dock. Embracing summer often includes the pleasure of outdoor nighttime activities.

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Reimagine Your Yard with Water Features

Filed in In This Issue, Landscaping by on May 5, 2017
Reimagine Your Yard with Water Features

Adding a water feature to your outdoor living space can transform a yard into an oasis. And it doesn’t have to cost a lot of money.

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Designer Portfolio: Outdoor Renovations

Filed in Landscaping by on December 27, 2016
Designer Portfolio: Outdoor Renovations

Based in Underwood and servicing Northwestern Minnesota, Outdoor Renovations provides a whole host of landscaping services…

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Outdoor Fireplaces

Filed in Landscaping by on October 6, 2015
Outdoor Fireplaces

Since the discovery of fire, the fire pit has been a place of gathering, socializing, feasting, and relaxing. Contemporary fire pits aren’t simple stacks of wood like Homo erectus constructed some 400,000 years ago…

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Paver Options Abound

Filed in Landscaping by on February 2, 2015
Paver Options Abound

When the frigid winter weather is over for the season, it is time to once again start thinking about backyard barbecues and sprucing up the exterior of your home.

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Permeable Pavers Help Put Water In Its Place

Filed in Landscaping by on June 30, 2014
Permeable Pavers Help Put Water In Its Place

Managing storm water is a big deal on lakeshore properties. Excess water running too fast can cause erosion and send pollutants into our lakes.

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Mowing 101

Filed in Landscaping by on May 30, 2014
Mowing 101

Spring is here, and that large patch of white surround your house has turned green. Yes, it’s time to start thinking about your lawn.

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A Bright Idea

Filed in Landscaping by on May 16, 2014
A Bright Idea

One of the ideal ways to unwind after a long day at the office (or on the water) is to head out to your patio. Whether you grill and have a glass of wine with friends…

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Shrubs Are Mainstay of the Landscape

Filed in Landscaping by on May 3, 2014
Shrubs Are Mainstay of the Landscape

Shrubs provide a framework around which to design a garden. Whether planting a border, woodland, around your house or drive, or some other landscape space…

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Classic Comfort

Filed in Landscaping by on April 11, 2014
Classic Comfort

Whether you’re entertaining, relaxing by the lake or watch the sun set, classic and comfortable outdoor furniture is a must.

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