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Tips to Prepare Your Landscape For Spring: Yard Clean Up Checklist

Can you finally see spring coming around the corner? Springtime can be a joyful time of year and it is also prime time to prepare for the season ahead. This article focuses on how you can get in just before spring and get your landscape ready for those sunny days. Think of this as getting a headstart…
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Cacti Has Been Highlighted As one of the Best Landscapers in Las Vegas

For the second year running, we have received the accolade of  “The Best Landscapers in Las Vegas”. Expertise.com recognized the excellent level of service that Cacti delivers to its customers, day in day out.  Cacti Landscapes is a tropical, traditional, and desert landscaping company for home…

How to Improve the Quality of Your Soil

Are you struggling to grow things in your garden? Worried about the soil quality on your property? It’s really easy to forget that many things make an impact on the soil characteristics in your area, and certain crops you can plant may even make an impact on the soil for the next season. In this…
Common Lawn Problems and Solutions

Common Lawn Problems and Solutions

If your garden has any sort of lawn then you should prioritize keeping it looking healthy and vibrant. Lawn problems can be a nightmare to deal with, they are sometimes difficult to get rid of and let’s face it, they look bad. The rest of your garden can look amazing, but if you have dry grass, patchy…
Using Rocks in Your Landscape

Using Rocks in Your Landscape

Landscaping gives a huge amount of possibilities, wherever in the world you plan to do it. We are covering landscaping with rocks in this article. Rocks are a popular way to improve your gardening or landscaping. The options that rocks provide can give you a decorative look, and in certain parts of the…
prepare backyard for winter

Best Ways to Prepare Your Backyard for Winter

As wintertime approaches you might want to start to think about how you can keep your home and backyard in the best condition even as the weather takes a turn for the worse. There are a lot of things you can do to prepare for the winter. Some of them are designed to keep the home in good condition and…
How to draw landscape design plans

How to Draw Landscape Design Plans

Landscape design drawings can feel pretty intimidating if you aren’t an experienced gardener or haven’t got the tools and skills of landscape design experts. However, this doesn’t mean you can’t get involved! In this guide, we’ve talked about how to draw landscape design plans, and given something…
landscaping with fruit trees

Landscaping Tips for Fruit Trees in Nevada

Landscaping with fruit trees makes perfect sense, whether in Nevada or elsewhere. Knowing fruit trees that grow in Las Vegas can be a challenge. It is notoriously tough to get the right landscaping design and find things that grow properly in this climate. Certain fruit trees in Las Vegas will grow whereas…
Xeriscape landscaping

Complete Guide to Xeriscape Landscaping

Xeriscaping is a word derived from the Greek word “Xeri” meaning dry. Xeriscape landscaping is something that has been popular for decades now in certain areas. Lots of places in the USA, or elsewhere in the world, are becoming more susceptible to droughts, and having plants that are resistant to…
Composting in Nevada: Is it a good idea?

Composting in Nevada: Is it a good idea?

If you live in Nevada, you may be wondering whether composting can be a good way to make more use of your waste and even improve the quality of your yard. Does the climate lend itself to composting or is it too hot and arid? Are there too many pests and will compost attract them? There are lots of things…
watering your backyard

How to water your backyard correctly

Watering the yard may seem like one of the most simple tasks you do on a day-to-day basis. It may not be rocket science, but actually, there are ways to make your watering more effective to promote lots of healthy growth in your backyard, ensuring plants and trees flourish. This is especially important…
Insects in the Garden

Insects in your Garden: Friends or Foes

Are garden insects good or bad to have around? If you want to protect your garden from pest infestation, know what insects should go and what should stay. Later, we’ll also discuss how to protect your garden from the bad ones as well. Beneficial Insects Also known as beneficial bugs, these insects…