Posts in Category: Hard Landscaping

5 Backyard Ideas to Improve Your Outdoor Space 

Friday, December 04, 2015 7:00:00 AM Categories: Backyard Improvement Hard Landscaping Home Improvement Tips Outdoor Living

Porch EnclosureLife seems just a bit sweeter when you can hang out in your backyard and enjoy the beauty of your outdoor space. Whether your backyard is large or small, there are multiple ways to improve its general appeal with items and solutions derived from nature, accessory stores and any other place where beauty may be found or created. Any DIY backyard guidebook can give you some insights to outdoor beauty. Here are 5 DIY backyard ideas to get you started.

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How To Aerate Your Lawn Video 

Friday, March 01, 2013 9:40:00 AM Categories: Hard Landscaping

How to aerate your lawnMelissa Skinner from Great Day Improvements explains how to aerate your lawn using a mechanical core aerator. She'll walk you through the process and provide some tips for you to consider along the way.

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Deck vs Patio: Pros and Cons of Each 

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 1:29:00 PM Categories: Decking Hard Landscaping Home Improvement Tips Home Renovation Outdoor Living Patio Design

decks vs patiosIf your house is in dire need of some outdoor space, adding a patio or deck can increase your square foot without robbing your children of their college educations. Each option offers an area to gather with friends and family, grill out, and relax under the sun (or stars); the option you choose will likely depend on your budget, space and needs. In this article we’ll take a look at the benefits of both patios and decks so your hardest decision will be where to place the grill.

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10 Gravel Driveway Maintenance Tips that Won’t Drive YOU Crazy 

Friday, February 08, 2013 8:48:00 AM Categories: Hard Landscaping Home Improvement Tips

Gravel Driveway RepairDon't let your gravel driveway get the best of you! Learn the 10 best tips to keep your driveway maintained without losing your sanity. Great Day Improvements provides numerous tips and advice on how to most properly maintain and keep your gravel driveway looking great. If you are ready to improve your driveway and pour concrete, we can help with that as well!

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Stamped Concrete vs. Patio Pavers: The Concrete Truth 

Monday, January 28, 2013 9:33:00 AM Categories: Hard Landscaping Home Renovation Outdoor Living Patio Design

Stamped Concrete vs. Patio PaversEvery aspect of your home is an investment, even your exterior surroundings. Walkways, driveways and backyard patios all provide pathways that should be tied together to accent and enhance the overall personal and architectural style of your home. With that in mind, you should want these outdoor additions to do many things such as hold up against Mother Nature, be maintenance friendly and look and feel as great as it did when you first put them in.

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Asphalt vs. Concrete Driveways 

Thursday, January 17, 2013 10:25:00 AM Categories: Hard Landscaping Home Improvement Tips

Asphalt vs. Concrete DrivewaysSo you’re in the market for a new driveway or perhaps you’re building a new home and need to decide how to pave your driveway. Either way, you’ll probably have two traditional options to choose from- concrete or asphalt. They are similar but have key differences you should consider before making a decision.

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