Incorporating Cactus in Your Landscape

Cacti and succulents are found naturally throughout the state of California. If you are looking for a gorgeous addition to your homes landscaping, you may want to consider incorporating cactus in your yard. When you are shopping for cacti at your nursery, you will have a variety of types to choose from. Your garden center[…]

How to Make Use of Succulents

Whether you’re looking for fresh accent pieces or a striking outdoor centerpiece, you can achieve a number of desired looks with succulents. These vibrant, hearty, and unique looking plants are a popular choice for outdoor spaces. Place succulents in containers for interesting and decorative centerpieces or table accents. Succulents can also serve as centerpieces of[…]

Tips for Choosing Exterior Brick

Brick is an excellent building material. Whether you’re building a shed, an add-on bedroom or garage, or an entire home, a brick exterior will improve the strength, longevity, and aesthetic appeal of your new building. That being said, choosing the right exterior brick can be tricky. There are a lot of factors to take into[…]

Understanding the Importance of Installing a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Every year, approximately 30,000 people in the United States are sickened by accidental carbon monoxide poisoning and approximately 500 die, may in their own home. Carbon monoxide is colorless, odorless, and tasteless and cannot be detected by humans without the aid of a detector. Frighteningly, the CDC reports that only 30 percent of American homes[…]