Do it Yourself
Are you wanting to improve your home’s curb appeal? Or maybe freshen up your aging landscape? Did you just buy a house and want to make it your own by personalizing your outdoor space? We can help! Find everything you need at The Good Earth, from soil to stone and mulch and from gorgeous blooming annuals to majestic shade trees.
The key to success is having the right information. Let our knowledgeable team help with that too! We invite you to come visit with our team members about your project. In order for us to best help you, here is a list of questions you can expect to be asked, as well as information to have handy during your visit:
How many hours of sun and time of day?
Example: 3 hours of morning sun, 1 hour of late afternoon sun.
- Measurements in Feet
Accurate measurements allow for accurate advice but even approximate measurements are helpful.
- Any Issues to Address
Example: Is there a water run off or drainage issue? Does the area stay wet? Is it particularly dry?
- Your Project Goals
Example: Improved curb appeal, less maintenance, plant replacement or refresh.
- Sprinkler System
Is there a working sprinkler system in this space?
- Your Photos
Bring photos of the area close-up and taken from a distance.
We look forward to helping you with your upcoming DIY landscaping project! And just a reminder, if this feels a bit overwhelming, we offer award-winning landscape planning and installation services.