Fun With Xeriscaping

Creative Xeriscaping: Save Water With Style Westlake Project: Build a Moat! Mark Biechler of Pearson Landscape in Austin, Texas created a solution for a homeowner in Westlake, Texas whose home tended to flood during heavy rainfall. To solve the problem, a moat was built around the house (designed by Gregory Thomas of CG&S Design Build). Let…

Why Millennials Choose To Buy

Some Highlights: “The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility in future decisions, privacy and security, and living in a nice home.” At 93%, the top reason Millennials choose to buy is to have control over…

Installing French Doors: What You Should Know

One of the most popular entry doors, especially for patios and side entrances, French doors can allow light and a breeze into your home. Read on for style, purchasing and installation tips. Whether it’s an exterior entrance off your home’s dining room, living room, master bedroom or any other space, French doors are a classic…