The Ground Source Blog

Posted by Joe Mouad on Sep 10, 2021 9:22:09 AM

How to Stop Your Yard From Flooding: 4 Backyard Flooding Solutions

If you dream of having a pool party but have no pool, a flooded backyard could actually work out for you.

Or if you want to start a home business training seals.

Otherwise, if your yard stays wet for days when it rains, that’s bad. Excess water can damage your home’s foundation, erode and crack sidewalks and your driveway.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Sep 9, 2021 3:11:43 PM

Evaluating 4 Popular Landscape Design Options for Your Orlando or Apopka, FL Home

You can see the end result in your mind — a fantastic yard brimming with tropical palms and drifts of vibrant flowers, a cozy patio for moonlight dinners, maybe a fire pit.

But how to get there?

There are several landscape design options, from doing it yourself to hiring a landscaping company to design and install it — and a couple of options in-between.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Jul 29, 2021 11:00:00 AM

How Long Should Sprinklers Run in Orlando & Apopka, FL?

How long should sprinklers run in Florida?

Seems like a simple enough question, right?

Well, it isn’t.

Ask most any irrigation expert and you better have a pen and paper handy, plus a thermometer, a wind gauge, a calendar, a slide rule, and maybe your high school algebra book.

Or, stick with us. We’ll give you two ways to make your irrigation watering schedule pretty easy.