Artificial Turf Nanaimo – Bella | Rymar | Synlawn

Artificial Turf – looks great all year round Care and maintenance tips for artificial turf to ensure your landscape remains green and healthy for years to come. Nanaimo homeowners prefer artificial turf for its ability to remain healthy, presentable and has low maintenance needs. With that said, you still need to keep an eye on […]

Landscape fabric Nanaimo, BC – Tarpline | Vevor | Dewitt

Landscape fabric Nanaimo, BC How to use landscape fabric The essential guide to landscape fabric in a low maintenance yards and what will give you the best results in Nanaimo, BC.Many people claim that landscape fabric is the answer to your prayers. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Whilst initially this is the case, in […]

Low-Voltage Landscape Lighting – Nanaimo Landscapers

Enhance your Nanaimo home with low voltage landscape lighting Our Landscape Lighting Design Process in Nanaimo Initial Meeting When we initially meet you we will walk around your landscape and ask questions, present ideas for you to think about. This is the only for us to know exactly what you require and why you want […]

Pavers or Concrete Products Nanaimo – Belgard | Aggregate | Stamped

Pavers or Concrete? Which is better concrete or pavers? Pavers make a great long-lasting surface in Nanaimo, Canada. Abbotsford or Belgard concrete pavers have great texture, colour and make great patterns. They can be used for many different purposes such as patio’s, driveways, walkways as well as Steps and lawn-edge. They are a great way […]

Modern Backyard ideas

Ideas for updating your backyard Here you can find some modern backyard ideas. This part of the property is probably the most important part of any concept in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Whilst the front is very important, as a visual aesthetic for people passing by, the backyard is where you would spend the majority of […]

Tiered garden planter ideas for your property

Tiered garden planter ideas for around your home or property Tiered garden bed concepts for around your home We’ve worked on many properties over the years, and many of them have involved slopes and grade issues. To make those gardens into friendly, useable areas, we have turned them into tiered gardens. TAGS: Garden Planter Raised […]

Allan Block retaining walls Nanaimo

How to build Allan Block retaining walls in Nanaimo Allan Block Products: AB Europa Collection, AB Aztec Collection and AB Courtyard Collection Building Allan Block retaining walls Steps and ideas for retaining walls with Allan block in Nanaimo, BC What affects your retaining wall design? Learn what you need to do to before you build […]

Homes and gardens – Landscaping Nanaimo

Making your Nanaimo backyard a custom living space

Enhancing homes and gardens near Nanaimo, BC The gardens in this lovely remodeled home near Nanaimo, BC  features a raised patio in the back yard, a pool, raised garden beds and a hot tub, all carefully positioned to maximize the usable space of this beautiful back yard. Whilst the homes rear entrance opens out to […]

Beautiful Canadian landscapes

Building beautiful Canadian landscapes in Nanaimo BC. Pictures of beautiful canadian landscapes created for our clients. See the results in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada Our Commitment To You Those of you who know Creative By Design Landscaping, have experienced our fanatical focus on service. We consider it a privilege to get to know each client, […]

Mulch or decorative rock – Garden Beds Nanaimo

Using Landscape Mulch or Decorative rock in Nanaimo, BC Do I want Mulch or Decorative rock on my planting beds? Read about the great benefits to different landscape mulch types when it comes to finishing your planting beds in Nanaimo, BC – Bare soil, Bark Mulch. Decorative rock. Mulch or Bare soil: Soil without any […]

Common landscaping mistakes

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Common landscaping mistakes. Here’s a quick top 10 list of landscaping mistakes to look out for, to help you make things last longer, to saving you money. OTHER ARTICLES Modern Backyard landscaping ideas Landscape fabric  Pavers or Concrete – Hardscaping Products Tiered garden planter ideas Prepare your garden for spring Homes and gardens – Nanaimo, […]

Cleaning your pond in the spring

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How to clean your pond in the spring Spring is the best time to perform a pond clean-out, before your pond completely awakens from its winter hibernation. Spring is simply the most exciting time of year. Birds return from their southern migration, furry critters waken from their winter slumber, trees are budding, and your pond […]

New battery-powered tools from DeWalt

Dewalt offers New battery-powered tools. Tools that make those tough jobs easier Press release from DeWalt about new battery-powered tools including a chainsaw, pruners, rear wheel drive mower and electric pressure washer. LOUISVILLE, KY, Oct 20, 2021 – DEWALT will preview a range of new outdoor power tools at the 2021 Green Industry and Equipment […]