The weather has warmed, the birds are chirping and in the spirit of spring, you have convinced yourself (and perhaps a less willing partner) that it’s time for yard work.
But before you go piling up the usual mulch in your front yard, Mo Palmer, DIY landscaping consultant and owner of Urban Digs, would like you to calmly put the shovel down and heed some helpful advice.
“Landscaping is never done – that’s potentially the beauty of it unless you don’t want to spend a lot of time in your yard,” she says. “Once you get the landscape installed, that is really the beginning of your journey.”
Ask the pros
Before you make any major changes to your landscape, Palmer advises you to at least speak with a professional consultant. Through Urban Digs, a consultation is an one-hour session with advice and ideas to help revamp your property. But for homeowners who may need…