Showing posts from June, 2013

Simple Tips for Planning a Shady Garden

No sun? No problem.  Many plants love the shade.  In fact, many plants need the shade to grow and prosper.  If you have a flowerbed, container, or window box that gets less than six hours of sun every day, you need to be looking for the right shade plants to brighten up your garden.

Simple Tips for Planning a Full-sun Flowerbed

As the days get longer and hotter, you have to consider the sun that your plants need to thrive this summer.  If you have a flowerbed that is in full sun, there are certain plants that will do better than others.  Here we will talk about planting and keeping a garden in full sunlight, different types of plants that prosper in the heat, and the best examples.

Kitchen Countertops: Benefits of Granite, Quartz and Corian

If you are undertaking a kitchen remodel, your countertops are a central part of the look. In fact, installing new countertops enhances your home’s beauty and performance and increases its long-term value. But with so many options to choose from, selecting the best countertop material for your kitchen can be a daunting process.

Today’s most popular countertop options are Corian, granite and quartz—each of which can serve as excellent countertops for your home without a ton of maintenance. Here’s why.

Cornerstones at Oxmoor Valley: Maintenance-Free Ranch Villas with Stunning Golf Course Views

Cornerstones at Oxmoor Valley was designed with the active homeowner in mind: luxury, single-level ranch homes with maintenance-free exteriors set amid the natural beauty of Alabama and located next door to downtown Birmingham. Whether you’re a busy career professional searching for a convenient lifestyle or an active adult looking to downsize, you can experience the superior quality and value that home buyers have come to expect from the Cornerstones at Oxmoor Valley.

Maintenance-free Home Ownership at the Courtyards at Pepper Creek in Valparaiso, IN

Imagine a place to call home set against the scenic and beautiful backdrop of natural surroundings. A neighborhood where friends and family can relax and enjoy the everyday comforts of a luxury, amenity-rich community.  Home ownership without the burden of yard work and exterior maintenance. You’ve just envisioned the Courtyards at Pepper Creek, a residential community in beautiful Valparaiso that offers beautiful, maintenance-free, ranch homes ranging in size from 1,500 to 2,800 square feet and starting from the $230’s.