Category Archives: Curb Appeal

  • What to Know about Fall Leaves and Your Home

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    This time of year, leaves turn beautiful shades of red, vermillion, orange and yellow. We enjoy their beauty. We take photographs. We collect them. Our children play in them. For a homeowner, however, leaves pose the possibility... 

  • Autumn Gardening Planner

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Autumn Gardening Planner Do these jobs during the fall and caring for your garden will be easier, quicker and more satisfying the next growing season. DK – Simple Steps to Success: Lawns... 

  • August Maintenance Guide

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    The dog days of summer are perfect for enjoying the garden and getting organized for fall.   August is a great month to enjoy the last part of summer. Days are hot, flowers are in bloom, and many people choose August... 

  • Ten Water Saving Tips for Your Garden

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Ten Water Saving Tips for Your Garden Published by Anne Gibson  www.themicrogardener.com  Want to save time and money? Whether or not you are on water restrictions, water is a precious resource and the cost is rising... 

  • 12 Inspiring Ideas for a Lawn-Free Landscape

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    You won’t miss your grass lawn with these colorful, easy-care landscapes. A lush, green lawn is both practical and gorgeous. But it has its disadvantages: it needs constant watering, frequent fertilizing, and regular... 

  • 21 lawn-free & drought tolerant yards

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    21 inspiring lawn-free & drought tolerant yards      See how to ditch thirsty turf grass in favor of beautiful, easy-care, drought tolerant gardens Shady patio gardenA sycamore... 

  • Your True Colors

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Much of the fun of owning a home is decorating it to your taste and personality. Even on a low budget, subtle or dramatic changes to color can make your home truly yours. Check out these color schemes for this spring: Updated... 

  • Patio Gardens

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    You normally grow a garden that provides you with endless pleasure and fresh food for your table. But, this year, you put your home on the market. You want to move to the country or to a different home in the city, or even... 

  • Stunning New Trees, Shrubs and Vines for 2015

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Add beautiful color and texture to your landscape with the newest picks for 2015. These trees, shrubs, and vines will be available in garden centers this spring New Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for 2015 If you’re a fan... 

  • Expand Your Summer Living Space

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    As the temperatures heat up and barbeque season is in full swing, the outdoors beckons. Early morning coffee on the back deck as the sunrises and late evening gatherings to watch the stars come out do not require shade, but...