Monthly Archives: April 2016

Thoughts on Pool Landsscaping

By |April 27th, 2016|

Everyone likes a stylish pool design? A beautiful deck and the most beautiful tiles around the pool can brighten up the outdoor space for you. It is the sort of investment that you would not wish to say not to. The honest truth is, a well maintained yard lets you finalize your swimming pool area […]

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The concept of Foodscaping

By |April 25th, 2016|

Look at all that lawn … Actually, no, don’t.

Charlie Nardozzi is one of a new breed of “foodscapers” that wants lawn owners to look at their yards a little differently. “Look at this with different eyes, with a different lens,” he said. Instead of that pot of petunias? How about nasturtiums? To replace that mandatory […]

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Green Days Ahead For Plano Landscaping

By |April 17th, 2016|

Spring is formally here, the temperatures are getting hotter, the sky is getting sunnier, and hopefully, your Plano lawn is getting greener! Before you know it, you will find yourself in the total lawn-care swing of things. Here are some suggestions to get your lawn off to a healthy start.

There are two important factors to […]

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Landscape Ideas That Pay Off

By |April 14th, 2016|

April showers will soon bring May flowers, or a sloppy mud pit if your backyard is more untended jungle than Martha Stewart flawlessness. If you wish to get the most from your outdoor area — as a lavish sanctuary to unwind in all summer, or a valuable amenity if you’re hoping to sell your home– […]

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Your Best Landscaping Tools

By |April 12th, 2016|

It’s typical for someone with a yard project to enter a Lawn & Garden store and stare bewildered at the different types of shovels and rakes. The shovels have different styles of heads, and the teeth on the rakes are cut differently – how would they choose? Hopefully they’ll consult with a Landscaping Pro, explain […]

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What To Do For Mosquito Season

By |April 10th, 2016|

This year’s mild winter and warm weather has been nice. But it could mean a big mosquito season’s ahead. Here’s what you should know about mosquitoes, illnesses and how to protect yourself and your pets from bites. Spraying for mosquitos may not be your best answer. Joe Conlon, technical adviser for the American Mosquito Control Association, […]

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Plano Pool Landscaping Project

By |April 8th, 2016|

Empire Landscaping is one of Top Plano Landscaping Installation and design firms. This month, Empire is pleased to showcase this recently completed backyard project in Plano, Texas. With Plano being such a fast-paced, bustling area, the homeowners contacted Empire to help them soften their small backyard and add a natural feel to it. After looking at […]

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How To Pick The Right Lawn Mower

By |April 7th, 2016|

While a great lawn can be achieved through sweat and determination, you can make the work involved easier and achieve better results by choosing the best lawn mower for your particular type and size yard. “Take advantage of a local experts perspective when choosing a mower,” says Patrick Wilson, landscape designer with Empire Landscaping, a leading […]

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Get Your Plano Yard Ready For Spring

By |April 5th, 2016|

Now is the time to get your yard ready for warm weather
Here are five ways to get started on lawn care and help rejuvenate your landscaping. Here are five ways to get started on lawn care and help rejuvenate your landscaping:
Clean the place up:
The Farmer’s Almanac suggests that once snow has melted away and grass […]

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