Three Landscape Designs for Every Size of Backyard

Your landscaping is one of those things you want to be proud of when it comes to your home.  It is the first thing people notice about the property. Homeowners spend thousands of dollars and countless hours creating the perfect backyard. One that can be enjoyed for years to come. Backyard landscape design can also […]

Landscaping Ideas to Maximize Any Small Front Yard

Just because you have a small yard doesn’t me you need to stay away from a beautiful landscape design.  A tinier space can actually be the perfect setting for creating gorgeous curb appeal. The trick is to maximize what you already have to its fullest potential. Below are Martin John Company’s best small front yard […]

Low Maintenance Landscaping Plants and Shrubs for Your Yard

Not everyone has a green thumb.  And other people just simply don’t like spending a lot of time gardening.  For those that don’t have an interest in horticulture, low maintenance landscaping plants can be a great solution.   Here are just a few low maintenance landscaping plants and shrub ideas: LOW MAINTENANCE PLANTS & FLOWERS […]

Outdoor Pots and Planters Trends to Spruce Up Your Yard

Want to spruce up your outdoor space this year? There are many new trends that are not only gorgeous but also cost-effective and functional.  Adding the fun back into your property, these hot ideas are just what you need to get your summer landscaping started off right! Here are a few of the hottest trends […]

Impressionable Plants for Your Curb and Front Entrance

The entry of the home is truly “where it’s at” when it comes to the feel and look of your home. When you use only so-so plants out front, your home starts to look pretty boring. But a great front entrance incorporates beautiful curb appeal plants and greenery to make the property really stand out […]

It’s Tax Refund Time: 4 Smart Ways to Invest into Your Landscaping

While the dullness of winter seems to keep going and going, it does bring with it one positive thing… income tax refund time! That check from Uncle Sam can get spent quickly if you forget to plan ahead on how best to invest it. While some homeowners put these resources towards the inside of the […]

5 Shoveling Tips to Prevent Aches and Pains

Once the holidays are over, it often feels like we will be digging our way out of winter forever. Dragging ourselves outside to shovel the sidewalks and driveways is never fun. And what can make this chore even more dreaded is how we feel after we clear the snow. Shoveling can take a toll on […]

The DOs and DON’Ts of Lawn Fertilization

Most landscaping experts would tell you that one of the best ways to maintain a healthy, lush lawn is with good fertilization.  Being consistent in feeding your plants and grass ensures your vegetation is receiving the nutrients necessary to thrive. While many of us have fertilized before, we often don’t consider what we can do […]

2018 Landscaping Design Trends

Can you believe 2017 is almost over?  It seemed like just yesterday we were ringing in the New Year.    But as sad as it is to see another year gone by, we can look forward to an exciting twelve months when it comes to landscaping trends and designs. Here’s what landscaping trends you can expect […]

How to Store Patio Furniture During Winter

At Martin John Company, we see a lot of gorgeous patio furniture while working on our clients’ outdoor spaces.  They are a great addition to any landscape design.  And we all know quality pieces aren’t cheap.  Outdoor sets can cost thousands of dollars. Many of our customers ask us how best to protect their patio […]

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