Landscape Ideas and Tips

The best gifts are thoughtful (landscape projects) gifts

The gift of a landscape project is the ultimate in smart, thoughtful, fun, and wow! Can you imagine opening a card with a gift certificate from Outdoor Craftsmen for that long-pined-for outdoor kitchen or family-gathering outdoor fireplace?

Just in time for winter: extending your indoors out

Homeowners remain steadfast in wanting to spend a large chunk of their time outdoors, even on chillier days and evenings. Extending our indoor comforts to our home’s outdoor environment continues to be a big trend (or would that be bringing the outdoors in, closer to home)?

Outdoor Craftsmen gives sage advice in recent Denver Post article

Outdoor Craftsmen lead designer Chris Holthouser contributed his expertise and advice in a recent article published in The Denver Post. The article about irrigation/sprinkler systems sought out experienced landscape professionals to recommend solving the problems with landscape irrigation systems.

The "Big Reveal'

In less than an hour on renovation television, viewers are privy to clashes between designer, builder, and homeowner over those “we’ve found a problem” moments, and cringe when they increase the budget or make painful compromises.

Top considerations when hiring a landscape company

Embarking on a dream landscape project is an important decision. You will be making major decisions about how you want to live when outside of your home, about problems you wish to solve in the landscape (noise, privacy, erosion, sustainability), and about what investment value the work will bring to the home overall.