Everyone wants to have a yard that is aesthetically pleasing and nice to spend time in. Hiring professional landscapers is often the route that homeowners must take to make that happen. While having a landscaping professional design and create the outdoor space you have dreamed of is the ideal way to ensure that you have […]
Living in Western North Carolina means you probably live on some kind of slope. And if you live in the mountains, you likely have some experience with stormwater runoff. That kind of environment requires landscaping ideas to deal with:
- A driveway that winds its way down to the street
- A front yard that slopes gently from your porch to the sidewalk
- A steep slope in your backyard that raises the hair on anyone afraid of heights
- Countless other types of slopes on your property
Landscaping ideas that target steep slope construction, soil erosion control and the balance between ecological soundness and aesthetic beauty are not common. In fact, Ambrose Landscapes is one of the few professional landscape contractors in the Asheville area to combine residential stormwater management experience with the certifications and licenses to back it up.
Enjoy these videos below of a professional who’s called upon regularly to fill in the blanks for local engineers and builders. After extensive coursework in steep slope design and residential stormwater management, countless hours with local farmers, and using stone landscaping ideas to fit mountain properties, Steve Ambrose has a lot to share with you.
Today we’re gonna be talking about something that’s seemingly really simple, but it’s a lot deeper than you think. Grass. Lawns. Everybody has some, or at least a little bit, or a friend who has. There’s three main things. The first one is soil, second is length, and the third is really more the type […]