Outdoor Living in BC

Outdoor living in BC is a popular pastime with many people enjoying “staycations” in the comfort of their own home. With the beautiful climate we have in BC, why not enjoy the outdoors in your own backyard?

Outdoor living in BC is not only limited to the warm summer months, with the addition of wind and rain screens, or decorative heater, you can enjoy your backyard in any season.

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Landscaping in Vancouver

As you are probably aware the cost of homes and properties in Vancouver is already extremely high compared to other markets, and it is only going higher. This can be attributed to a number of factors: overseas investors taking an interest in the area, the strong American dollar and the simple fact that real estate is in short supply in an area surrounded by mountains.

With a rise in wealthy home owners there is a significant rise in high-end landscaping in Vancouver. Home owners are more concerned with aesthetics and functionality vs cost.

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Eco-Friendly Landscaping

Eco-Friendly Landscaping

Like many industries, landscaping has evolved along with changing consumer demand. While many consumer tastes can be classified as “fads” which are short lived, eco-friendly landscaping along with the growing “green” movement is classified as a “trend.” Meaning it will affect how businesses operate across many industries in the long term.

Eco-friendly landscaping is something we are passionate about, as we are gardeners at heart creating something that is both beautiful and environmentally sustainable is the pinnacle of the landscaping industry in our opinion.

If you are looking for eco-friendly landscaping solutions, we have come up with some suggestions to put the green back in your garden:
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Tips for Designing Your Custom Water Feature

Designing a custom water feature is an excellent way to add a touch of elegance and ambiance to your property. The beauty of a custom water feature is its flexibility, it can be a small accent piece in the corner of your yard, or the main focal point of your entire landscape.

The term water feature or “water garden” covers a wide variety of possibilities. You could have a front yard lagoon, a simple bird bath, an artistic spill fountain, ponds, pools, etc. You could even build a moat around your entire property if marauding horseman are a big problem in your neighborhood. The possibilities really are endless.

A custom water feature is often relatively permanent and will definitely affect your yards aesthetics and practicality. It is crucial to plan for one carefully and consider all of the factors involved. Read more

I wish to thank Blossom Hill and staff for a job well done last summer. They listened to my ideas and offered suggestions. They were flexible in terms of how I wanted to approach the landscaping work. They paid attention to detail for placing the right plant in the right place. They have an artistic…
Barry McGrath