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Best Grass for Tropical Climates

In an area that gets lots of sun and humidity, there are several varieties of grass that will provide you with a healthy and lush lawn. It’s important to know which type of grass to plant, as well as how to care for it, so you can keep your lawn looking its best no matter…
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What to Do If Your Lawn Is Overwatered

Watering your lawn often can turn out to be too much of a good thing. If your lawn is made of warm-season grass, such as zoysia or Bermuda, you’ll need between a half-inch to three-quarter inches of water every few weeks. Cool season grasses, such as Kentucky bluegrass and perennial ryegrass, need to be watered…
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Selecting the Right Type of Sod for Your Lawn

If you’re looking for ways to enhance the look and feel of your lawn, you’ve probably considered sod. The right sod can increase your home’s property value, and you can install it in a short period of time. Sod is essentially grass that has been pre-planted. It is also called turf grass and is sold…
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Simple Landscaping Tips For Any Design

Shows like Extreme Makeover have ruined our perception of what simple Miami landscaping entails. One has grown used to the big van parking in front of the nearly destroyed home of a family in need and within three days the entire home has been transformed into a palatial estate that is actually so over the…
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Money Saving Yard Design Tips

Everyone knows what it feels like to have to tighten their belts. This doesn’t mean that we don’t appreciate the beautiful aesthetics of yard designs or that we don’t dream of walking amongst our own perfectly placed petunias. But not all landscaping designs necessarily need to cost you an arm and a leg. Here are…
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Watering Tips For Your South Florida Lawn

This is a topic everyone seems to have an opinion about and they all differ as much as their preferred choice of irrigation. Some feel so strongly about their viewpoint you can sometimes hear the pitter-patter of tiny neighborly feuds. So, for today’s article the aim is to finally put an end to all the…
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How Irrigation Really Helps your Lawn

A lot of people are under the illusion that they don’t need irrigation for their lawns, since rainfall takes care of it for them. This is a half truth. In a lot of circumstances you need to supplement your lawns water. These circumstances can include newly planted grass that needs a little extra attention or…
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5 Front Yard and Back Yard Design Ideas

There is nothing more enjoyable than appreciating the creative, imaginative and absolute aesthetic beauty of the South Florida landscape. It is the perfect complement to its tropical weather. It is impossible not to feel the tinge of jealousy as you drive by these illustrious yards overflowing with tropical beauty. How do they achieve this look?…
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