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113 turf Ideabooks
Give Your Turf the Fall Tune-up It Deserves
Treat your battered lawn to a little TLC this fall, and it will reward you with lush, healthy grass come spring
Great Design Plant: Quaking Aspen for 3-Season Beauty — on Its Own Turf
It offers bright fall foliage, snowy winter bark and lush green leaves in summer. Just don't try to plant quaking aspen away from its home
Is It Time to Consider Fake Grass?
With more realistic-looking options than ever, synthetic turf can be a boon. Find the benefits and an installation how-to here
"synthetic turf can be a boon. Find the benefits and an installation how-to here... Synthetic turf is moving beyond football fields and golf courses to become more common... our EasyTurf artificial grass is between 15 to 20 years. FieldTurf has been manufacturing... the fake turf lawns look great year round. I would not use fake turf in an area that... Artificial turf cannot do this. On artificial turf playing fields, groundskeepers must..."
The Case for Losing the Traditional Lawn
"minimize turf but my first thought in regards to the photo of the bench in the long... typical turf lawn! Yes! I've been reducing lawn size for years because 1) we dislike... caused by turf grass planted next to wooded areas. I wish more people would try native... Replacing turf with decorative stones usually just gives brats ammunition or somehow... provides less turf grass to mow, which was the central theme of the article. it just seemed..."
Houzz Tour: Firmly Planted Southern California Home
Clear garden views, turf-covered accessories and one very green outdoor room make this sunny home just right for a garden designer
"views, turf-covered accessories and one very green outdoor room make this sunny home... artificial turf and brightly painted walls transformed this 1930s house into a colorful... Playful turf-covered accents designed by Blas' company, Firmly Planted, lend a quirky... in faux turf when a feng shui teacher gave her some advice. "My teacher told me that... as her turf accents and colorful decor suggest, and is always drawn to color and texture..."
5 Great Grasses for a New Lawn
Learn about maintenance, wear tolerance, ideal climate and more for these top turf choices to pick the right one for you
How to Plant a New Lawn From Sod
Take the quick-start route to turf with sod; these installation guidelines will help ensure a healthy and long-lasting lawn
Great Design Plant: Eastern Bluestar Wows in Fall
Get outstanding late-season color with this clumping perennial, perfect for a mixed border or to partially replace turf
7 Low-Maintenance Lawn Alternatives
Turf isn't the only ground cover in town. Get a lush no-grass lawn with clover, moss and other easy-care plants
Baseball Decor Steps Up to the Plate
Now batting: baseball-theme murals, a rug that mimics turf and a busload of sports memorabilia, just in time for opening day
Universal Design Opens Up a Hilltop Landscape
See how gently winding paths and artificial turf offer access to a wheelchair user and enjoyable spaces for the whole family
Your Yard: Are You Ready to Lose the Lawn?
The Unparalleled Power of Trees
How to Tap the Potential of a Big Side Yard
How to Prep Your Ground for a Healthy New Lawn
Seed or sod that falls on weedy, lumpy soil is a wasted effort. Follow these steps to ensure that your new lawn will thrive