Now that Spring is finally making an effort to appear, we should keep an eye on the groundwater. With all the snow we got this year combined with all the rain recently, there may be some flooding in our near future. The underground watertable normally rises this time of year which is one of the… Read More
Spring is finally here! So once again we are seeking a summer intern to help us through the busy season. Redbud Design LA/ Redbud Development is a unique mix of design and construction companies specializing in the custom design and quality installation of residential and boutique commercial projects. This is a part- time internship (potentially… Read More
Yes, that’s right. Spring is coming! and soon…It is hard to wrap your mind around that when you look outside and all you see is snow. But a nice thick layer of snow is actually very good for some plants; it insulates plants, acting as a protective blanket from the continual freeze and thaw during… Read More
Custom landscape design for your backyard can be one of the best investments you make in your home. Not only will it increase the value of your property, it will increased the use and enjoyment you will get out of it! If you would like to make the most out of your outdoor living space,… Read More
While we are still enjoying the nice weather you might want to get out in the yard and get a jump on your Fall Checklist. Now is a good time to aerate your lawn, do some overseeding if needed and apply a starter fertilizer. Now is also the best time to attack broadleaf weeds since… Read More
If you’re looking to build a stone patio in Saratoga Springs, look no further! Redbud Development are the experts when it comes to designing exquisite stone patios and brick walkways in the Saratoga, Clifton Park, and Lake George area. We are committed to creativity and will work with you on every step to design the… Read More
We only have the one Mother Earth and we need to take care of her. There are so many different ways you can contribute. Pick an element that is important to you: water, air, plants, animals…all of them need help. Today is a great day to teaching your kids to appreciate the world around them… Read More
Join us at the Saratoga Springs City Center, March 1-3, for this year’s Home Show sponsored by the Rotary. Come see wonderful displays of products for your home, both inside and out. Get some new ideas, meet the suppliers and the contractors, and compare. For a $1 Coupon off the price of admission, visit www.rotaryhomeshow.com.
Geff attended another one of CCE’s continuing education training programs yesterday where he received a refresher course on native and invasive plants, using native plants for stormwater management, sustainability planning using such methods as green roofs, open meadows, lawn substitutes. New technologies were also discussed: permeable pavement, structural soil, and the bio-swale area. Good stuff!
Many homeowners – and some contractors – are not always aware of the numerous code requirements and regulations that pertain to their particular location and project. This can lead to your project being shut down until you meet all requirements set forth by your particular governing body. You MUST do your research EARLY to determine… Read More