40 Retaining Wall Ideas That Will Elevate Your Landscaping | Architectural Digest

40 Retaining Wall Ideas That Will Elevate Your Landscaping | Architectural Digest

Putting up walls can be a good thing. That is, if you’re talking about retaining wall ideas in your landscape design. “At the basic level, a retaining wall is a structure that holds or retains soil behind it,” explains Joe Raboine, director of Belgard Residential Hardscapes, an outdoor hardscapes company. “Though retaining walls are most

How Much Does Landscaping Cost? Breaking Down the Cost of Maintenance, Planting, and More

How Much Does Landscaping Cost? Breaking Down the Cost of Maintenance, Planting, and More

Photo: istockphoto.com Typical Range: $1,362 to $5,640 National Average: $3,415 Designing and maintaining a beautiful landscape is about more than just mowing and watering the yard—it can involve planting trees and shrubs, establishing perennial beds, and incorporating pathways and lighting. The typical cost for landscaping a yard ranges from approximately $1,362 to $5,640, with a

Bloomington Garden Walk June 5-6 offers hidden landscaping treasures

Bloomington Garden Walk June 5-6 offers hidden landscaping treasures

Nestled in a flower bed, the words engraved on a stone seem to say it best: “An Hour in the Garden Puts Life’s Problems in Perspective.” When I took a preview tour of the 30th Annual Summer Garden Walk in May 2019 with members of The Bloomington Garden Club, we had no idea what was