The Ground Source Blog

Posted by Joe Mouad on Nov 11, 2021 9:25:38 AM

How to Plan Your Central Florida Landscape Design

Planning your big new Florida landscaping project? Man, there’s a lot to think about, right?

How much will it cost? What do you really need? Your head must be spinning.

Maybe head outside and relax on the paver patio, or chill beneath your poolside pergola while you sort it all out.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Oct 14, 2021 11:20:34 AM

6 Best Shade Trees For Your Central Florida Landscape

Florida is famous for its bright, cheerful tropical sun.

Grab your sunglasses! Set up the lounge chair! Soak up the warmth!

But after a while, it gets pretty hot. Really hot.

Shade! Where the heck is some shade?

Florida isn’t exactly known for its shade trees, which is pretty ironic, right?

So, what are the best trees for shade in Central Florida?

Ground Source landscape designer Eric Frisch shares a few of his favorites.

Posted by Joe Mouad on Oct 1, 2021 9:32:46 AM

4 Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Sprinkler System

When it’s time to upgrade your favorite jeans, the signs are pretty obvious.

They won’t button anymore. You can see your skin through them. The zipper’s broke. Your spouse threw them away in disgust.

When it’s time to upgrade your irrigation system, do you know the signs?

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.