Why You Should Cover Your Shrubs in the Fall

Why You Should Cover Your Shrubs in the Fall

As the leaves fall and the temperatures dip ever closer to that all-important frost point at night, it’s time to think about covering your shrubs for the fall and winter. Evergreens, young trees, and roses are susceptible to damage from several threats during the...

The Greatest Swimming Pools in the World

Across the globe, tourists and sunbathers can find pools that span football fields and make doing laps a nearly impossible feat. The world’s largest and most impressive pools are awe-inspiring, enticing, and just asking for a cannonball. Check out some of the largest...

Proper Lawn Mowing Techniques

Do you ever drive by someone’s home and think, “How do they get such a beautiful lawn?” You, too, can have grass that will turn your neighbors green with envy. All you need to start are the proper lawn mowing techniques and you’ll be well on your way to what feels...

Five Spring Lawn Care Tips for a Healthy Yard

Now that it’s officially spring in Minnesota, we can finally put away our snow blowers and take out the lawn mowers! Whether your yard is in need of a major overhaul or it is looking healthy and vibrant from all the prep work you did in the fall, many homeowners...

Getting Your Lawn Ready for Autumn

If you are a homeowner, your lawn has been relatively unscathed by the scorching temps and bright sun this summer. Soon it will be time to put away the lawnmower and close up shop for the year, right? Well, hold on a second. A common mistake that many homeowners make...

Backyard Water Activities That Won’t Ruin Your Lawns

Summer. For kids, it’s the best time of year. School is out, the weather is warm and there are plenty of things to do to occupy their time… right? When the really warm weather hits, kids (and parents, too) enjoy trips to the pool or lake. When that isn’t...

Update Your Backyard Patio with DIY Patio Projects

Start the summer off right by giving your backyard an upgrade. Updating your backyard can be as easy as incorporating a few simple DIY patio projects. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite DIY patio project tips to get you started on the backyard of your dreams. Wow...

The Benefits of an Outdoor Living Area

Warm days in Minnesota don’t come around as often as in other areas of the country. When they are in season, we tend to take advantage of them for as long as we can. Creating an outdoor living area can help you do just that. More than just a patio, an outdoor...

Hydroseeding for Your Best Possible Lawn

Want to turn your neighbors green with envy? Want to do so in less than two weeks? At Land Concepts, one of our best methods of planting a new lawn is by hydroseeding, a popular option for both garden owners and landscapers who desire a beautiful and healthy new lawn....