4 Benefits of Using Ground Cover Rocks in South Florida Landscaping

4 Benefits of Using Ground Cover Rocks in South Florida Landscaping

Ground cover rocks are an affordable option, they are also low maintenance and highly durable for a variety of applications. Vines, shrubs, sod, bark; there many options for ground covers but almost every single one is more work to maintain than rock. Adding too much rock to your landscaping can cause drainage issues or damage soil, but using ground cover …

11 Kid-Friendly Landscaping Ideas People of All Ages Will Love

11 Kid-Friendly Landscaping Ideas People of All Ages Will Love

The following kid-friendly landscaping ideas are sure to please parents and their children. Most of the time, kids and adults prefer two very different things but certain landscaping elements are easier to agree on than you might think. Read on to learn more! 1. Swing Sets Do you have a blank space in your yard you’d like to fill without …

10 Insect Repelling Plants for South Florida Landscaping

10 Insect Repelling Plants for South Florida Landscaping

There are countless insect repelling plants that look good, smell good and naturally deter bugs and other pests from frequenting your yard. That’s exciting news considering Florida is home to around 12,500 different species of insects, all of which could crash your pool party or BBQ this summer. Some of the most common bugs in south Florida include flies, mosquitos …

7 Innovative Landscape Designs for South Florida

7 Innovative Landscape Designs for South Florida

As a leading landscape designer in South Florida, we’ve worked on some truly innovative landscape designs over the years. Landscaping is one of the most affordable ways to add value to your home. Here’s a look at some of our favorite ways we’ve transformed spaces into front and backyards worth bragging about. 1.Landscaping Your Yard Without Grass https://www.xtremelandscaping.com/portfolio-item/gold-before-and-after/ You don’t …

Great Groundcover Plants for South Florida Landscaping

Great Groundcover Plants for South Florida Landscaping

Groundcover plants, such as willow and ivy, serve so many excellent niches—they blanket boring spaces in beauty, fight back against weeds, and offer a low maintenance alternative to grass.  Groundcovers offer the perfect finishing touch to South Florida landscaping. There are fast and slow-growing groundcover varieties available. If you’re working with a smaller space, a slower growing species might work …

Benefits & Options for Landscaping with Native Trees to South Florida

Benefits & Options for Landscaping with Native Trees to South Florida

Landscaping with native trees to South Florida, like the sea grape and southern magnolia, offers countless benefits, including the fact they are easier to maintain. According to the Association of Florida Native Nurseries, there are approximately 70 nurseries in the state of Florida with a combined collection of over 500 different plants. Some of these varieties include non-native trees, but …

7 Signs You Need Tree Trimming Services

7 Signs You Need Tree Trimming Services

Tree trimming services are crucial to sustain healthy trees, as well as protect the safety of your home and family. It’s easy to overlook some of the most common signs that your tree needs to be trimmed, but ignoring the warning signs can lead to a tree’s death or malformation, as well as serious property damage or personal injury.  Here …

7 Ways You Can Attract Wildlife to Your Backyard

7 Ways You Can Attract Wildlife to Your Backyard

South Florida is home to a wide variety of wildlife you can attract to your backyard if you know what to plant. Different animals are attracted to different types of foliage; therefore, you can pick and choose what types of animals you want to attract. Most people don’t want to attract gators to their yard, but some sweet little bunnies …

Should You Finance Landscaping Costs? 5 Benefits Of Landscape Financing

Should You Finance Landscaping Costs? 5 Benefits Of Landscape Financing

Landscape financing allows you the opportunity to design and install your dream landscaping without the strain of paying for it all at once, or the hassles associated with finishing the project in choppy stages. We are proud to offer affordable landscape financing with 0% finance terms for 6 to 60 months, depending on the amount financed. You’ll enjoy low monthly …