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Posted by Joe Mouad on Dec 2, 2019 9:32:42 AM

What's the Best Sod for Orlando, FL? Comparing Popular Grass Types

If you think all sod is basically the same — a nice green carpet of instant grass — you’re about to be surprised.

You have many choices, though you’ll need to ask yourself some questions. 

Do you love mowing the lawn, or would you rather be doing just about anything else?

Is your property sunny or shady? Does it get a lot of foot traffic? Do you have an irrigation system?

Just what is the best sod for Florida lawns?

Here’s a look to get you started.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Nov 29, 2019 8:02:00 AM

7 Red Flags When Considering Orlando Irrigation Repair Companies

When you have a problem with your irrigation system, you don’t have time to mess around.

Your grass is turning brown. Your flowers are wilting. Your patience is disappearing.

You need prompt, skilled irrigation technicians who respond quickly and know exactly what they’re doing to get your system up and running.

Timing is everything. You need irrigation repair done right, expertly, the first time.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Nov 26, 2019 9:07:03 AM

6 Important Questions to Ask When Looking for Best Sod Prices in Orlando, FL

We know you like a great deal as much as anybody. 

But when it comes to sod, cheapest isn’t the best.

This sod will be the vibrant, green centerpiece of your yard. And you have high expectations for it. 

A luxurious outdoor living space. A yard that stops the neighbors in their tracks. Picture-perfect family memories where the grass in those pictures is green, healthy and free of weeds.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Nov 12, 2019 12:53:24 PM

Is a Paver Driveway a Good Option for My Orlando, FL Home?

You might not give much thought to your old dependable driveway.

But it’s more than just a landing spot for your car.

It’s a great, big design element, a right-out-front complement to both your house and yard.

If yours needs a boost, what’s the best material?

Here in Orlando, most homeowners choose either concrete or pavers for driveways, says Eric Frisch, landscape designer at Ground Source. 

Is a paver driveway in Orlando, Florida a good idea? 

Posted by Joe Mouad on Oct 22, 2019 1:56:07 PM

Five Things You Need to Know About Landscape Design

Here at Ground Source, we have been a leader in landscape design for well over a decade. When it comes to landscaping, there is so much more to it than most people realize, and we have found a few misconceptions that we would like to address so that you can have a better idea of what you may be in for if you would like to start a landscaping project on your property.First, whether it is sod removal in Orlando or a more complicated project, landscaping is far more than just gardening.