Warmer weather calls for an outdoor project. Improve the appearance of your yard with the help of local experts, who share tips inside. ...

From its earliest days as a two-man team, Crimson Valley Landscaping endured bous of uncertainty – until it became clear that a new paradigm was needed. The result is a company culture that puts a premium on improvement. ...

Standing like a gem on the banks of the Rock River, Sinnissippi Park's new conservatory greets a new century of Rockford Park District service. See how it's maturing into a beauty that once lived only in imagination. ...

Our neatly manicured lawns may be a source of pride, but at what cost to our wildlife? Jamie Johannsen explains why it's time for a new mindset in residential landscaping. ...

The drought's taking a toll on our landscape, but what about those native plants that love this weather? Here are some hearty varieties of reliable trees that love our wild Midwestern weather. ...

Meet an enterprising couple who find success amid setbacks, and who seek new ways to keep customers happy all year long. ...