The weather is starting to get warmer, and with the excitement of spring usually comes with a lot of home improvement projects. Anything you were unhappy with during the winter about your home or yard is getting evaluated to see if you still want to update it. During the springtime, most people do some form of spring cleaning. And while this usually generally applies to projects within the home, it …Read More
There are a lot of fence material options for when you’re ready to get your new fence installed. A fence adds a lot of curb appeal and value to your home, and it’s also a great opportunity to customize your backyard. When you chose your house, you chose one that had personality and character, a house that really resonated with your family’s specific style. So when you’re adding a fence, …Read More
When it comes to your yard, a fence is an important amenity that helps mark your property and keep a degree of privacy. The truth is that a fence is what makes your yard feel like a little slice of home. However, at the same time, fences are often one of the less attractive parts of a yard. It doesn’t have to be this way, though. There are ways that …Read More
Often, people think of building a fence in their yard as a bit of a DIY project; certainly nothing that needs to go through the same hoops as, say, a house or even a garage. However, the truth is that fences are structures that sometimes require a certain level of regulation. Depending on where you live, you might need to get a permit from the local government before you begin …Read More
Maintaining your fence is essential for keeping your property looking great, and fortunately the types of fences that we install at homes across Utah make for very low maintenance. But even with low maintenance fencing materials, there are a few things that you should keep in mind if you want your fence to continue looking great for longer. Here are some tips for cleaning and maintaining your fence, by material.
Choosing the right type of fencing for your home and property can be difficult, and every homeowner has a unique set of needs when it comes to fencing in their property. Which fencing material best suits your own needs as a homeowner? Here is a look at different personality traits you might exhibit as a homeowner—and at the types of fencing that correspond to each personality trait.
Have you ever been to a wedding reception held in someone’s back yard? Did you find yourself envying the elegant landscaping, the ease of the design, the beautifully trimmed shrubberies and photo-ready hardscaping? Well, there are a few things you can do to make YOUR yard the hosting hub that you’ve always dreamed of. Having a beautiful yard is like having a great joke; you want to share it with …Read More
Installing a fence raises the value and quality of your home. It defines your space, creates privacy for your home, and makes your yard a safer, more fun place to be in. However, installing a fence can be a bigger undertaking than many people think. Here are some considerations you’ll want to think about before you start:
You may think that your yard isn’t the type that can accommodate a garden. Maybe the soil is rocky and leached of nutrition, maybe there are pests, and encroaching weeds. Maybe a garden seems like too much of an undertaking, or you worry about the technicalities of irrigation.
Now that summer is in full swing, it’s time to scrub up the old grill and have some friends over. Here are some ideas for making a memorable backyard barbecue party that your friends and neighbors will love.