Category Archives: ideas for landscaping your backyard

Artificial Turf Nanaimo – Bella | Rymar | Synlawn

Artificial Turf – looks great all year round The benefits of having artificial turf installed are endless! Our synthetic grass is pet and family-safe as well as low maintenance. 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 […]

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

Low-Voltage Landscape Lighting 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 […]

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 | Creative By Design Landscaping

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 […]

Allan Block retaining walls Nanaimo | Creative By Design Landscaping

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 […]

Building beautiful Canadian landscape creations

Building beautiful Canadian landscape creations. Pictures of beautiful outdoor creations created for our clients. See the results in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. Our Commitment To You Those of you who know our work, have experienced our fanatical focus on getting the desired results for our customers. We consider it a privilege to get to know […]

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 garden beds in Nanaimo, BC – Bare soil, Bark Mulch. Decorative rock. Mulch or Bare soil: Soil without any […]

Common landscaping mistakes | Creative By Design Landscaping

common landscaping mistakes

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 | Creative By Design Landscaping

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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 […]

Water features Nanaimo | Creative By Design Landscaping

Getting your water feature or fish pond through winter Nothing in gardening or water features in Nanaimo, BC is an exact science. It’s a case of try, try and try again. See what works for you and go with that. These are some of the things I do to help winterize my water feature and […]

Irrigation System Installations and sprinkler repair – Nanaimo, BC

Providing irrigation system installations, and underground sprinkler repair services. One of Nanaimo leading irrigation companies. Irrigation Sprinklers Nanaimo Get the best in ground irrigation sprinklers system in Nanaimo, BC We are the leading irrigation sprinkler system install company in Nanaimo, on Vancouver island.. Carefully watering is one of the most important things when it comes […]

Yard Maintenance services – Nanaimo, BC

Yard Maintenance Services – Nanaimo, BC Residential yard services that we offer. REGULAR GARDENING & GROUNDS MAINTENANCE Our Yard maintenance team is there for you, no matter the garden maintenance packages required. Weekly services available. Most of our clients engage us for our weekly maintenance services to take action on all aspects of their yard […]