DIY Tips Archives - The Sagamore Companies

2019’s Biggest Gardening Trends

By | April 11th, 2019|Blog, DIY Tips, Gardening, landscaping|

It’s early April, and we’re finally getting some consistent warmth here in Ohio (at least for the time being). As your yard continues to defrost, you might be tempted to exercise your green thumb. There’s no better place for that workout than your garden, as keeping and maintaining a garden is beneficial for both your body and mind. That’s why in 2019, the most fruitful gardening trends are rooted in sustainability and connectivity. To help beautify Ohio one backyard at a time, here are Spring’s most environmentally friendly gardening trends. […]

5 Tips to Provide Ultimate Spring Lawn Care

By | April 11th, 2018|DIY Tips, landscaping|

If you live in northeast Ohio or have recently talked to someone from there, you’ve probably heard all about the endless winter. Or you’re still surviving it. It seems like waiting for the spring thaw these days gets longer and longer. Contrary to popular belief, it is not too early to get your yard in [...]

Gardening in Ohio: 17 Backyard Plants That Will Survive All Year

By | October 6th, 2016|DIY Tips, landscaping, landscaping supplies, Winter|

Weather in the Midwest is unpredictable. It’s sunny one moment and storming the next! With snow in the spring and random warm days in the winter, we’ve learned to expect the unexpected in Ohio. But when the weather messes with the plants in your backyard, it’s downright annoying. After all, you’ve put so much hard [...]

The Top Landscape Designs in Northeast Ohio – 2016 Soilies Awards!

By | April 26th, 2016|DIY Tips, landscaping, mulching|

In the greater Northeast Ohio are, we’re blessed with a wealth of natural beauty. Our air isn’t terribly polluted, and you don’t have to drive too far from anywhere to find trees and fields. But natural beauty isn’t the only thing we have: Northeast Ohio also boasts some incredible landscaping! Here at the Sagamore Companies, [...]

Planting in Top Soil: Your Summer Gardening Explained

By | July 31st, 2015|DIY Tips, landscaping, mulching|

If you’re like us, then you love the summer because you’re able to plant new flowers and see new blooms. However, while we all love the way flowers look, if you don’t use the right instructions and follow some simple rules of thumb, your garden won't be flourishing. We have provided for you here the [...]

Using A Dry Creek Bed Pathway to Make Your Backyard More Elegant

By | February 24th, 2015|DIY Tips, landscaping|

Do you want your backyard landscape design to stand out from your neighbors? Or, would you prefer a comfy and relaxing place to hang out with friends and family? Well, adding in some landscape design can amplify your backyard’s aesthetic and really make it look like the elegant paradise it is to you. Dry creek [...]

5 Landscaping Ideas for You Backyard

By | January 26th, 2015|DIY Tips, landscaping|

Having a beautiful backyard may seem like a daunting challenge, especially if you aren't exactly the outdoorsy type. But, with a few inspirational ideas, you will be set and on your way to a designer backyard that you’ll be proud to show off to your family and friends. Below are some ideas to get you [...]