A fence is the most popular option among homeowners who are seeking to boost the level of privacy in their homes. Steel, concrete, and wood are usually their material of choice.
However, the right types of plants — when grown, shaped, and maintained properly — also make for great natural screeners in any property. Although they may require constant work on your part, if you’re looking for a more natural feature in your home that can enhance privacy, provide security, and even act as effective wind breaks, opt for tall-growing plants.
Below are some of the most recommended types of plants that work best as tall hedges and natural screening features for your home:
You don’t need to have artificial fences built around your home to boost privacy. If you’re not looking for a quick solution and are willing to put in some work, opt for hedges and natural screeners.
Plants need all the right nutrients they can get to grow well and flourish. Although the soil provides them most of these, there are other ways that you can help them to thrive better. One of these ways is through mulching. To understand what mulch is, here are some FAQs about them along with the […]
Jumper season is here and it comes with its unique set of responsibilities for property owners. One of the most common responsibilities to stay on top of as temperatures drop is lawn care. You may be inclined to think that the colder months will finally free you from this important task but proper lawn care […]
Various types of materials can be used as mulch. You can even find most of these things inside and outside your home – newspaper, cardboard, and rubber, plus leaves, grass clippings, and wood chips. Many property owners, however, debate whether to use bark or rock as mulch in their gardens or landscapes. This is because […]
There are many kinds of plant pests. Insects, mites, birds, and animals sometimes eat plants before farmers or gardeners can even harvest them. Plant diseases can cause crops to suddenly die, or cause the crop rot before it can reach the market. Good Garden Visitors Not all pests are harmful to plants. Some are also […]