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Water Feature Care During Bad Weather

Earth Works designs, constructs and provides support for people wanting water features of all sorts including patio-bowls, pondless waterfalls, water gardens, koi ponds, and recreation ponds. With weather events such as tropical storms and hurricanes, all these water bodies require specific care and attention before, during and after the storms. Fishless Water features: The biggest […]

Lawn Care Tips – Pest Control: Silverleaf Whiteflies

Silverleaf Whiteflies are not actually flies but distant relatives of aphid and leafhoppers. And like aphids, whiteflies feed on plant sap and produce a sugary waste product called honeydew. Whiteflies cause damage in a variety of ways by eating the plant, as a result of their sugary excretions and by spreading viruses. The most common […]

Better Than Your Grandma’s Herb Box

Better Than Your Grandma’s Herb Box – The perfect herb box for any back porch, patio, green house or gift.  Time: 45 minutes Servings: 1 Serving Ingredients For the Container: • 1 – 29 x 14 x 14” Planter Box For the Planting Media: • 1 – .5 c.f. Bag of Pea Gravel • 1 […]

How to Create a Beautiful, Water – Conserving Landscape.

Written By: Clara Beaufort Water shortages are becoming increasingly common around the world, and the United States is no exception. It’s no wonder that people all around the country are turning to xeriscaping, permaculture, and other approaches to create a garden that requires low water input to thrive. You’ll be pleased to note, however, that […]

Learn the 2 ways we prevent a mosquito invasion.

Concerned about mosquitos? Earth Works can help. One goal: To significantly reduce mosquitos and other biting insects so you and your family can enjoy the backyard anytime day or night. Two Solutions: Earth Works is now offering two options that will provide highly effective protection from mosquitoes. #1- Secure ChoiceTM Mosquito Assurance. Our Lawn Spray […]

Learn how to protect your plants from the cold snaps.

Winter is here!! Learn how to protect your plants from the cold snaps. If we are expecting a light freeze, you may be able to protect plants simply by covering them with freeze cloth sold here at Earth Works; or a blanket. This acts as insulation; keeping warm air from the ground around the plant. […]

Top 7 reasons to add a water feature to your yard in 2017

#1- Whatever the size of your water feature, we’ll help you beautify your Pond! From a small fountain on your patio to a in-ground pond with exotic koi fish, colored lights and fountains, experts at Earth Works will find an water feature option that fits your budget and lifestyle while beautifying your surroundings. Our landscape […]