One of the hottest backyard water features is the pondless waterfall. This landscape design element provides the sound of running water that sparkles off decorative rocks without the drawbacks of a pond to maintain. Any Madison WI backyard can include the attraction of running water.Read More
Once a new stone, brick or paver patio, walk or wall is installed the finishing touches come from timely patio landscaping details. Complementary plants for hardscape designs soften and brighten installations in Madison WI and throughout Southern Wisconsin. Among the most popular trends in bringing green elements into a new hardscaped yard center on making wise use of water and nutrients.Read More
Southern Wisconsin has had more than its share of rain early in 2018 and with the downpours come concerns for improving drainage. Standing water in the yard after normal rainfall is a sign the “playing field” isn’t level. A variety of landscaping solutions can be applied to make sure excess water moves away from buildings and structures, avoiding damage to your Madison WI home.Read More
Landscape lighting provides low-cost security for your property and the latest in low-voltage lights combine reliable performance with style and elegance. Custom light installations add a whole new element of curb appeal after dark. Appropriate light selection adds character to your Madison Wi home above and beyond what’s visible under the sun.Read More
The mystique of an open flame has attracted people for centuries and fire pits in backyard living spaces are welcomed additions. Patio design plans regularly incorporate a fire pit into a Madison WI backyard. Today, a fire pit can be little more than a glorified camp fire or an elaborate installation. The term fire pit often refers to an elegant “fire feature.”Read More
Even something as rugged as brick pavers doesn’t stay looking like new without attention to a few basic hardscape maintenance requirements. In Madison WI and the surrounding area, where everyone’s outdoor living space is subject to the whim of the weather, basic paver care keeps patios, walkways, driveways and structures looking like new for decades.Read More
Is there a wedding, a graduation or special anniversary in your future? Incorporating a family friendly hardscape design and landscaping update into your existing yard not only makes these events memorable, it extends your outdoor living space for years to come.Read More
Do you take pride in accomplishment? Enjoy getting your hands dirty and working in the great outdoors? If you do, you may be exactly what we need to expand our growing team of landscape professionals.Read More
When beginning the process of landscape design, people often don’t look at the big picture before beginning a landscaping project. The result is often having an uncontrollable project in terms of the daily work and the budget.Read More
People often want to create an entirely new feel for their landscaping or their patio, but by the time they consider all of the options, they can get overwhelmed. We have seen it happen more than once.Read More
Proper drainage solutions are just about like having wet basement insurance…only better. By using proper drainage solutions when foundation waterproofing you will be much less likely to suffer damage caused by seeping water.Read More
Getting the right landscaper for your landscaping project is a big commitment and will often determine if you get the final outcome you want.Read More
A retaining wall often times increases usable areas in your yard. And, depending on where a retaining wall is placed and what it is constructed with, it can enhance the looks of your property, and possibly increase your home value in Madison WI.Read More
Patio pavers in place can make the arrival of warm spring weather in Madison WI an incredible event. Wisconsinites want to start enjoying warmer temperatures as soon as they possibly can and patio pavers can pave the way to an awesome start to summer.Read More
A growing trend around our country is the rain garden.
If you are not familiar with the term, a rain garden is a shallow depression designed for rainwater collection. A rain garden temporarily stores excess water until it has time to soak into the ground. With the right soil structure and water loving plants, rain gardens can be both beautiful and environmentally beneficial.Read More
Landscape lighting can add elegance and safety to any home in Madison WI simultaneously.
Low voltage landscape lighting can enhance the look of a home, yard or garden. And, given the investment homeowners make in their homes, landscaping and landscape lighting are obvious next steps to take with their homes in Madison WI.Read More
Outdoor living planning is just like a diamond in the rough. Just as the full beauty, brilliance and luster of a rough diamond must be released by a skillful diamond cutter, an outdoor living plan requires an expert in multiple facets of outdoor living. Proscapes LLC sees nearly every back yard as a ‘diamond in the rough,’ waiting for its full potential to be released.Read More
Landscaping in Madison WI can be a dilemma.
Nearly every homeowner sees themselves as a landscaper to some extent. Most projects are easy to understand in basic terms, at least conceptually. This introduces a number of questions. Is there any reason why you could not do the landscaping project yourself? It seems easy enough. Why couldn’t you do some if not all of the work yourself?Read More
When investing in large patio and landscaping project, selecting an Authorized Pavers Contractor is one of the best decisions you can make.
For one thing, your patio will be done correctly. There are many steps from patio design, installing the foundation, placing and affixing the pavers and supporting a new patio with the appropriate landscaping in Madison WI.Read More
As your pond begins to slowly awaken from its long winter slumber, you will first notice that your fish will begin to move around on a warm day. Do not feed your fish until the water temperature is above 55 degrees. Buy a pond thermometer as you will use it in the spring and fall. When you have warm sunny weather, the fish may swim around and then on a cold day go back to the bottom. Still do not feed them.Read More