Pretty much every site has weeds. Weeds are difficult to control because they evolved to be aggressive, sneaky, virile, and just plain annoying. If you don't get the weeds under control before you install your landscaping, they'll come right through and make a mess of your lovely work. Annual weeds will come back from seed, and perennial weeds will poke up from old root systems.
The easiest and best way to tackle a weed problem is to get 'em during the site prep stage. Beating weeds early saves time and effort; you won't have to fight them after your landscaping is in place. Just remember that herbicides damage the environment, so you want to practice sustainable weed control instead. I explain everything you need to know in the following sections.
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How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.