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3 Quick Landscaping Tips to Help Sell your House

It’s easy to assume that once a potential buyer sees the inside of your home, they’ll be tempted to give you an offer on the spot. It’s no wonder that countless homeowners spend all their renovation budget on choosing the right paint colors for their rooms and restoring the flooring. However, the truth is that most buyers won’t even bother to come inside your home unless they’re attracted by what they see on the outside first.

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Quiet Village Landscaping Wins National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) Environmental Stewardship Award!

Quiet Village Landscaping is proud to announce it has been awarded an Environmental Stewardship Award by the National Association of Landscape Professionals.

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How to Divide Perennial Plants Properly

Save money in your garden and keep your perennial plants healthy by learning how to divide them yourself properly. Follow our helpful guide to get this fun gardening job done right. 

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Tips for Gardening With Dogs

We love our pets, especially dogs! And, as a landscaping company we also love our gardens and outdoor living spaces. However, sometimes the two don’t seem to mix quite perfectly. One common complaint we hear from our lawn maintenance customers is that dogs destroy flower beds, tear up lawns and aren’t the gentlest with new plants. 

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Attend the Green Living Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden!

This summer, make time to help your family live green while enjoying a hands-on festival at our beautiful Missouri Botanical Garden!

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Quiet Village Landscaping Chosen as Finalist for ADA Awards

At Home Magazine / St. Louis Magazine presented the awards and finalists for this year’s Architect & Designer Awards (ADA), a local design competition with over 300 applicants. We attended the awards reception at Windows on Washington last month and are proud to share that we were a finalist in the competing category “Residential Landscape Design” for our landscape design project in Ladue, Missouri.

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Naturescaping: How to Use Native Plants Artfully

Have you ever driven by a home that has clearly embraced native plants with a prairie growing right up to the curb? What was your first thought? As a horticulturist and lover of naturescaping, I am thrilled at the biodiversity and food sources I see. However, as a designer I cringe.

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Planting Pollinator Host Plants

This spring, take the next step to protect our beneficial pollinators by planting host plants! Many sustainability-minded folks already know how important Milkweed is to Monarchs. But why is it so important?

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Quiet Village Landscaping Wins “Best of Houzz” for 2018!

We’re proud to share that we’ve been awarded the Best of Houzz 2018 Service Award! This is the third year we’ve received this badge award on Houzz (we received it both in 2017 and 2015) and we’re happy that not only people are finding us on the platform, but they are using our photos, ideabooks and activity to make their dream landscaping projects come to life. 

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2018 Outdoor Living Trends

With just a few more weeks of winter left, we’re looking forward to the newest outdoor living trends for 2018. Our team is thrilled that people are embracing the new-ish idea of outdoor ‘rooms’ now more than ever before!

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