February’s issue of LAM minces no words, starting with Fred A. Bernstein, who talks with female landscape architects whose firms listed as women business enterprises, or WBE’s, can sometimes attract jobs…read more
Eventually, pondering the perfect backyard could move from splendid reverie to reality. What had once been idle musings now require some careful consideration. One way to frame the planning phase for your dream backyard is to organize your thinking from general to specific issues. A methodical approach to choices regarding greenery and hardscape materials can help reduce mistakes and stress. Continue reading
The idea that spending time in nature can make you feel better is intuitive. We all feel this to be true, and many of us have anecdotes of our own or from friends or family that support that idea. People…read more
Ready mix concrete is a convenient, easy option for any construction project. It avoids problems caused by concrete that has been improperly mixed by hand.
If you’re about to embark on a home improvement or construction project that involves concrete and you want to avoid the labor and uncertainty of mixing your own, ready mix concrete offers an easier and better option. Continue reading
Day of Service unites the landscape industry for a day of giving back that demonstrates the passion landscape and lawn care companies have for caring for our nation’s backyards, parks…read more
A pond adds tranquility and grace to any landscape. Whether you are in the process of constructing your own pond on your property or are thinking of enhancing a pre-existing water feature, adding stepping stones creates both a visual and practical guide to enjoying aquatic attractions. Enjoyed by adults and children alike, a path of stepping stones allows you and your guests to walk across water and pause to enjoy and reflect. Continue reading
Each year, the ASLA Professional Awards honor the best in landscape architecture from around the globe, while the ASLA Student Awards give us a glimpse into the future…read more