I have been looking for a solution to the pea gravel pathways in the backyard. Although I love the look of the pea gravel, as its adds a simply elegant formal element around the grass, the looseness of the material is maddening. You cannot walk on it, never in bare feet, and the dogs […]
This is the under-decking we have chosen to go with. Hopefully we can install it sometime this summer. DryDeck by Timbertech Kits are offered from the Deck Superstore. Our initial quote was $475. We need to re-measure to ensure.
We love the mulch we got for our yard, it smells wonderful and has a rich dark color, and the bark size is nice and small so it will laydown and nicely. But did we order too much? We figured we had about 700 sq ft between the front and back yards — with the […]
Since our lawn in the front yard receives little sun, Green Valley turf recommended RTF (rhizomatous tall fescue) 303-798-6764 We measured about 570 sq feet of lawn, with some fudge for the sod needed below the wall. 570 square feet RTF Cost = $373 delivered or $287 picked -up Amount = 1 pallet + 25 […]
Material coverage estimate = 4″ depth = 45 sq ft – see top soil calculator Total in YARDS = or 9 yards Total cost = 26.95 x 9 = $236.25 for Jensen’s Planters Mix Front Yard north side of walk = 609 sq’ x 3″ = 5.6 yards south side of walk = 144 […]
Unfortunately I don’t think we will be able to afford doing the wall this year. I want the front yard presentable, and that means getting the pea gravel out, a sprinkler in, and the beds / grass set. We will just have to wait until the end of the summer to see if we can […]