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Use Rack Cards to Get More Landscape Design Projects

Rack cards can be considered as a simple medium that can be used in marketing your landscape design business. But, create well-designed and compelling prints and you’ve got an excellent tool in drawing in new customers. One great advantage of these prints is that they are very versatile and can be displayed just about any place where people can see them. Also, because these printed materials are usually designed with bold colors and graphics, they can attract attention even with just a glimpse. So how do you hook potential clients using rack cards? Here are some ideas to consider:

Ways to Use Rack Cards for Your Landscape Design Business

Menu of Landscape Designs. Get your readers to notice your prints by giving them a glimpse of the transformation that you can give their lawns and gardens. Provide photos of successful landscaping projects that you have done in the past. Before and after photos of a landscape garden will be an effective way to showcase your expertise. You can also add photos of your designs and information about each design.

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How To Make Your Backyard Stand Out With Garden Accents

As the weather gets warm and the grass finally starts to turn green, you want to start making your back yard a great place to enjoy the warm days in the sunshine with family and friends. By planting flowers and shrubbery, you begin to get the yard you want, but they take time to come in and adding outdoor garden accents not only helps fill in the yard but look even better as the flowers come in. Here are some ideas you may like to add some cool accents to your back yard.

– For a totally unique planter, tree hugging planters allows you to add color in places yo don’t expect to see it. The way these work is they’ll clamp to the tree which means they can be removed for winter and are adjustable for medium sized trees.

– For the side of your house or shed, metal wall flowers add a summery feel to your patio and to your yard.

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Tips for LANDSCAPE GARDENING

Landscape gardening is all about designing, planning, planting, paving and establishing different structures in your garden or a park to make it more beautiful, attractive and eye catching. Landscape gardening is often seen as painting of a picture. When painters paint a picture they keep a central object in their mind and draw the rest of the objects to beautify the centre. Similarly when you decide to go for landscape gardening, you must have a clear vision and a picture of the garden you want in your mind.

Landscape gardening can be formal or informal. Formal landscape gardening consists of straight paths, stiff beds of flowers in straight rows etc. Informal landscape gardening as the name suggests does not follow any formal rules of landscaping. However, extreme of any methods is not good. The appearance of formal landscape gardening is very stiff. On the other hand informal is very fussy. So it is always good to create a balance between both formal and informal ways of landscaping.

Following tips are very useful for landscape gardening:

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What Is The Best Way To Stretch My Cowboy Boots At Home

Cowboy boots are considered essential accessories and we need to properly care for them to preserve their quality. The purpose of stretching cowboy boots is to improve on the fit of the shoes in order to make us feel more comfortable while wearing them. The steps below are relatively easy and requires minimal effort. You can do these at home

Before stretching the cowboy boots, make sure to clean the inside and outside parts with a damp cloth. This will free the pair of shoes from the lines and marks especially if you use warm water for cleaning.

Put a small amount of saddle soap on the rag before wiping it on the surface of the boots, as this will serve as a wax coating to make the shoes shiny. Apply in even strokes and get rid of all the unwanted dirt and marks on the boots.

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Pattaya Florist Wins Chelsea Garden Flower Show

Nongnuch Botanical Garden won the prestigious Asian Culture and Plants Gold Medal at the 2010 Chelsea Garden Flower show. The announcement was made by the Nongnuch Garden Director Dr. Kamphon Tonsatja who confirmed that a Pattaya florist had won the prestigious award. The floristry association of Thailand was delighted by the announcement and there are plans to present again at next years show. This was Thailands first entry into the completion and Thai people were very proud to have won the Gold Medal at this prestigious event.

The floral exhibit was designed to showcase the diverse and interesting culture of Thailand. The flower arrangement consisted of a number of valuable Buddhist statues and a Spirit House, surrounded by some of the beautiful plants which are native to Thailand and other parts of South East Asia. The flower arrangement represented Thailands culture, heritage and customs with different parts of the flower arrangement representing the different aspects of Thai life and calendar.

The award was presented to by the RHS, the Royal Horticultural Society which was set up over 200 years ago. The RHS is the sponsor of The Chelsea Flower Show, one of the worlds premier flower shows.

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