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.
Sunny summer days are on the horizon, and for many people that can mean more hours spent outside, entertaining guests, or kicking back with the family. When you’re in the market for a new lawn, it’s important to consider how much time you are planning to spend outside on it. Not all lawns are created […]
Planting a garden is one thing, but garden maintenance is ongoing. The planting is merely the beginning of the work – now you have to start staking, watering, mulching and the ongoing schedule of plant and garden care. There is a lot involved in maintaining your garden – which is why more than a few things […]
Strawberries are a delicious fruit that can be super fun to grow! These little red fruits are packed full of antioxidants. They also contain vitamin C and potassium (along with a bunch of other vitamins and minerals). When it comes to eating, strawberries can be added to a fruit salad, smoothies, or simply snacked on […]
Spring has begun, and for those looking to start laying new lawn turf, this can be a great time of year to do so. When it comes to the choice of turf or seed, some people may choose turf because it tends to become established quicker than seed, and can give you a beautiful-looking lawn […]