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3 Plants to Attract Birds During Winter

3 Plants to Attract Birds During Winter

Birdwatching is a hobby that many nature lovers enjoy. Your property attracts different species of birds during various seasons, depending on migratory patterns. During the cold winter months, birds seek natural sources of shelter and food, and you can provide both...

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5 Illinois Trees for Best Fall Color

5 Illinois Trees for Best Fall Color

One of everyone’s favorite parts of the fall season is the beautiful foliage as the leaves turn and the temperatures get cooler. Looking to add some color to your yard each autumn? Take a look at our top five trees for the best fall colors in Illinois. Sugar Maple...

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Best Shrubs for Fall Color

Best Shrubs for Fall Color

The beautiful warm colors of fall are something to look forward to when the weather gets cooler. Below are five beautiful and colorful shrubs you can have in your own northern Illinois yard.  1. Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' (Virginia Sweetspire) The tiny,...

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3 Plants to Choose for Outdoor Hedge Plantings

3 Plants to Choose for Outdoor Hedge Plantings

Boxwood Bring a dramatic flair to your outdoor space with manicured hedges. For a striking and upscale look, it’s tough to beat the grandeur of boxwood hedges. These classic plants provide shape and definition for your yard and feature lush foliage in a deep green...

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Things to Consider for Outdoor Kitchen Designs

Things to Consider for Outdoor Kitchen Designs

There’s no doubt that the kitchen is the heart of the home. Enjoying a meal al fresco is one of the true pleasures to enjoy during warmer Midwest months.  Whether it’s barbecuing on your patio or preparing dinner under the stars, people will be delighted to...

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5 Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into An Oasis

5 Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into An Oasis

It’s almost officially summer! Make the most of the warmer weather in Illinois by creating an outdoor space that’s ideal for not only relaxation but social gatherings as well! We are ready to help you add personal touches and customize your property to enhance the...

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