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Within the pages of our landscaping blog you’ll find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to landscaping.

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Working with a landscape design team

Art of The Yard in Denver offers a few tips on what to do before getting started with a landscape designer. When designing your home’s new landscaping, having a good idea of what you want ahead of time can help make the process go a lot smoother for everyone involved. Read on to learn how…
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So, you want a backyard water feature

Is a backyard fountain right for you? To help you answer this question, Art of the Yard in Denver provides some tips and suggestions. There are many benefits to installing a water feature in your garden, which is why we are here to help you understand what it can do for your outdoor space. Centerpiece…
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Designing your backyard kitchen

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Art of the Yard in Denver has information about your outdoor kitchen area. What are we talking about? We are talking about setting up your outdoor space so that you don’t have to spend time working indoors when everyone else is out to play. By using this clever design concept, joining the party is easy.…
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Koi ponds in the winter

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While you could haul all your fish to an indoor tank for the winter or buy expensive pond heaters to keep your pond warm, neither may be the right option for you. Today, our experts at Art of the Yard in Denver, Colorado will present a variety of economical ways for keeping your koi pond…
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Backyard firepit or fireplace

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Art of the Yard in Denver would like to talk to you about fireplaces and fire pits. Here, you will be able to see the differences, benefits, and drawbacks of each, so read on to learn more. Fireplace vs Fire Pit: Safety Codes Fireplace Wood burning fireplaces produce a significant amount of smoke. Whereas gas…
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Factors to Consider Before Adding Outdoor Water Fountains

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An outdoor water fountain is a beautiful and exciting addition to any landscaping. Before you purchase a new fountain, though, there are some things you should consider. Price Outdoor water fountains can range in price greatly e. You should probably set a budget for your new water fountain up front and then use that to…
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Add a backyard water feature

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If you’ve added lush landscaping to your property and still feel like it’s missing some pizazz, get in touch with Art of the Yard in Denver to discuss installing a water feature. You don’t need a huge estate to put in a gigantic fountain out front or koi pond in the backyard. In fact, we’ve…
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Repair Your Backyard Before the Winter

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If something in your backyard has been broken during the summer, and it isn’t fixed yet, you need to get it fixed before the winter. It’s necessary to do repair work before the winter because the cold temperatures will not only destroy your chances of getting to the problem—the cold will also kill and freeze…
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All about water features

At Art of the Yard in Denver, we know that there are many factors to consider when choosing a water feature for your garden. Water features add interest, beauty, tranquility, and calm to any outdoor area. To find the right type for your space, you must consider the location, style, materials, and maintenance of it…
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Water feature benefits

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Your backyard is almost perfect, but there’s something missing. A custom water feature could be just the thing to turn your space into a relaxing retreat. A water feature can help reduce stress, block unwanted noises such as traffic sounds or noisy neighbors, and raise your property value. Art of the Yard water feature contractors…
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Springtime pond maintenance

The benefits of having a pond or other water feature in your yard or garden are obvious.  The tranquility and grace of flowing water adds a peaceful sanctuary to your home and watching the koi in your pond can provide hours of unwinding and relaxing.  But it always seems as though the cleaning and maintenance…
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So you think you want a Koi pond

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With these koi pond design tips from Art of the Yard, you’ll be well on your way to creating the perfect water feature for your backyard. Koi are relatively easy to care for, which has helped further their popularity. However, there are a few things you can do that will better ensure that they thrive.…
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