Spring season is one of the seasons many people enjoy because it’s the start of nice temperatures where it can be enjoyed outdoors. Many trees and bushes that lost their leaves over the winter-cold weather begin to grow new leaves again and also flower in spring. This happens because the temperatures of the air and soil starts to warm up and the hours of daylight expand as the days get longer with the coming of spring. Also it’s the time to start [...]
Do you know what Mulch is made of? Mulch is a material (such as decaying leaves, bark, or compost) that is normally spread around or over a plant to improve or protect the soil when placed. Mulch is placed in spring and fall time. There are many benefits to mulching as follows: • Prevent weed germination and growth. • Support in soil moisture by protecting the plants in your garden from drying out rapidly. • Moderates the soil temperatures from changing, meaning [...]
Challenge: A narrow deck was built in this clients backyard. The size and shape of the deck made it impossible for the home owner to relax and entertain himself or his guests. Solutions: Xtra Care Landscaping ripped out the deck completely, remodeling his backyard with a ground level patio made from beautiful * pavers patio . Now they can have friends over or entertain themselves outdoors with a beautiful back yard .
Challenge: Mrs. Shane and her family are from Arlington, VA. The aim of this project is to beautify the front of the house, where there is a stairway that leads to the front door along with an old stone wall on the side dividing part of the house and the driveway. Solution: Xtra Care team was able to re-do the existing brick wall by the sidewalk and re-install it. The Cinderblock wall made with Carderock stone veneer made the place very appealing [...]