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The 5 Best Videos About Mulch Landscaping

Mulch does more for your lawn and garden than just giving it a tidy look and pretty face. It helps plants grow stronger and healthier, feeds soil, reduces erosion and conserves water. Mulch also minimizes -- or even eliminates -- the need for weeding, so you can spend your weekends admiring instead of [...]

By | May 20th, 2013|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on The 5 Best Videos About Mulch Landscaping

How to Make a Mulch Bed Using Organic, Biodegradable Materials

With Spring in full swing in Carroll County, Maryland, we've had a flood of customers and friends contacting us for advice about how to make a mulch bed to beautify their homes and add curb appeal. Here are some things to consider for your spring landscaping project, so that you get the most out of [...]

By | May 8th, 2013|Featured, Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on How to Make a Mulch Bed Using Organic, Biodegradable Materials

8 Insider Secrets to Beautiful Front Yard Landscaping

They say you shouldn't judge a book by its cover. But let's face it: a home and its occupants are often judged (at least in part) by the appearance of its front lawn. So making an investment into beautiful front yard landscaping is a wise choice for the design-minded homeowner. Here are some insider secrets [...]

By | April 16th, 2013|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on 8 Insider Secrets to Beautiful Front Yard Landscaping

Mulch Landscaping Ideas

If you want great curb appeal, a refined look to your landscaping, and dollar for dollar increased value for your home, then you’re going to love these mulch landscaping ideas to give a polished touch to your trees, shrubs, and beds. While mulching is important for its aesthetic appeal, it is a necessity for the health of your plantings, as well.

By | April 5th, 2013|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on Mulch Landscaping Ideas

Landscaping Ideas Around Pools

Many people in Carroll County, and around Maryland, are opening up their pools for the year, so we at Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yards wanted to post an article with some landscaping ideas around pools. How to create a beautiful waterscape... A swimming pool can be the social centerpiece to the summer for your friends [...]

By | April 4th, 2013|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on Landscaping Ideas Around Pools

Planning Your Garden for the Spring

"Lettuce, Turnip, and Pea."  Did your mother ever say that to you? I think of it often when it's time to consider what to plant in my garden as Spring approaches. This being the third year that I have planted a garden, I have learned from trial and error. One error has been the size [...]

By | February 27th, 2013|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on Planning Your Garden for the Spring

How to Maintain a Gravel Driveway | Stone Driveway Ideas

When the weather gets wet and sloppy, stone driveways can become a mud bog. Here are a few tips for maintaining a stone driveway. While stone driveways are the least expensive to create, they require the most maintenance, in comparison to concrete, asphalt paving, or brick pavers.  The slope, curves, stability of the sub-grade, and [...]

By | January 21st, 2013|Featured, Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on How to Maintain a Gravel Driveway | Stone Driveway Ideas

A Season for Hope

During this busy holiday season, it is so often easy to get caught up in the stress of so many extra chores - shopping, decorating, baking. Gift-giving can become a hassle. Gift certificates are a good option for the hard-to-buy-for person, as it allows them to choose the precise item that matches their tastes and [...]

By | December 24th, 2012|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on A Season for Hope

Pumpkin Puree Recipe: How to Make Pumpkin Puree!

Homemade Pumpkin Puree and Toasted Seeds! I have some frozen pumpkin puree in my freezer that I made myself with the Sugar Pie pumpkins from my garden, and I'd like to share the pumpkin puree recipe I used to make it. It takes a little more time and effort than just buying it in a [...]

By | November 14th, 2012|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on Pumpkin Puree Recipe: How to Make Pumpkin Puree!

Get the Scoop on Cubic Yards: The Lowdown on MULCH PRICING in MD & PA (“How Much is a Yard of Mulch?”)

Make sure you're getting your money's worth by using our certified cubic yard buckets. Don't fall for companies that give you less than a yard per "scoop." Read this article and protect yourself from a common landscape supply scam!

By | November 14th, 2012|Westminster Lawn Landscape Supply Yard Blog|Comments Off on Get the Scoop on Cubic Yards: The Lowdown on MULCH PRICING in MD & PA (“How Much is a Yard of Mulch?”)