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    Make Water Conservation A Priority

    CHARLOTTE - A waterwise landscape requires minimal supplemental water after it’s established. It is landscaping with water conservation as a priority. North Carolina is...

    Fencing Can Be the Perfect Compliment

    CHARLOTTE - Fences play a diverse role in landscaping where they can help solve problems and create landscape beauty. Fencing design is as much about...

    Landscape Is An Important Part Of Selling A Home

    CHARLOTTE - It just makes sense that when a potential home buyer arrives at a home for sale the very first impression they will...

    It’s Tomato Time In North Carolina

    CHARLOTTE - Nobody loves fresh home-grown tomatoes more than folks in North Carolina. Whether it be a good ol’ “mater” and mayonnaise sandwich or...

    The Arch Enemy Of Leyland Cypress, Juniper And Cedar – BAGWORMS

    Q: I have four Leyland cypress trees that are six feet tall. They all have little pods, containing some sort of worm, hanging from...

    Looking For A Landscaper

    CHARLOTTE - For those that have less time to tend to their lawns and gardens due to busy work schedules or a whole host...

    Last Minute Tips To Show Off Those Ornamentals

    CHARLOTTE - “Ornamentals” when used as a noun, can apply to landscape and is defined by Webster’s Dictionary as “plants cultivated for their beauty...

    Rain Gardens – So Good For So Many Reasons

    CHARLOTTE - As Pam and I were riding through town today watching the rain come down, hard at times, and considering what our weekly...

    Beware And Be Prepared For Spring Late Frost

    CHARLOTTE - The end of frost dates are always an estimate in our area. Although frost and deep freezes as late as April are...

    “I Think That I Shall Never See A Poem Lovely As A Tree” –...

    CHARLOTTE - You can't beat ol' Joyce Kilmer when you're getting ready for spring. One way to bring beauty to your spring landscaping efforts...

    Featured articles

    Celebrating Father’s Day 2022

    CHARLOTTE - Father’s Day weekend is right around the corner.  Each year the day is observed on the third Sunday of June.  This year,...

    Summer Splurges: Family Fun Starting at $36

    CHARLOTTE - Everyone loves a great deal, but summer is also a time to splurge a little on family fun!  The activities described here...

    Will The Housing Market Repeat History?

    MINT HILL, NC - Many people can still remember what happened in 2008. It might seem like it was forever ago, but it was...

    Summer Steals: Family Fun For Under $20

    CHARLOTTE - Keeping the whole family entertained for the summer can be daunting, not to mention pricey!  Never fear: The Mint Hill Times has...

    Careers In The Trades: Law Enforcement

    CHARLOTTE - Law enforcement is certainly a noble career; however, it is challenging and can be a stressful and potentially dangerous career choice. An...