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Stay up-to-date with the latest landscaping trends and design ideas with our blog. Whether you’re looking to renovate your outdoor area or you’re looking to hire a landscape designer or landscape architect to design your home’s landscape, our blog will provide you with the inspiration and advice you need. Get the tips you need from our experienced professionals to create the perfect outdoor area.

 

Professional Advice for Landscaping Projects

Our blog provides you with the professional advice you need for landscaping projects. From design tips and tricks to budget-friendly solutions, our blog provides you with all the information you need to create a beautiful and unique outdoor area. From selecting the right plants to choosing the perfect patio furniture, our blog will help make your outdoor renovation project a success.

 

Get Inspired by Professional Landscape Designers

Our blog posts bring you inspiring stories from professional landscape designers. Our experts will share their insights and experiences so that you can learn from the best. No matter what type of outdoor project you’re working on, we have the information you need to make sure that your project is a success. Get inspired by professional landscape designers and make sure that your outdoor renovations are a success.

Feb 2024

March Gardening: Embracing the Awakening of Spring

Discover the beauty of spring awakening in gardens as nature unfolds its colors in March. Tips on essential garden tasks and planting for a flourishing season ahead.
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Mar 2024

Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Right Landscape Material for Your Home

Discover the perfect landscape material for your outdoor space with our guide. From gravel paths to flagstone patios, make informed choices for a beautiful, functional, and sustainable landscape design. Connect with us for expert advice and transform your outdoor area today!
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Mar 2024

A Beginner’s Guide to Elevating Your Garden with Annual Plants

Explore the world of annual plants in gardening, from their vibrant colors to their role in creating a colorful oasis. Discover how annuals can transform your garden into a beautiful retreat.
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Mar 2024

Top 7 Landscape Design and Build Companies in the Greater Seattle

Discover seven top landscaping companies in Seattle that bring the lush beauty of the Pacific Northwest to private spaces. From backyard renovations to eco-friendly gardens, these experts provide precision and passion to craft your dream yard.
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Mar 2024

The Pitfalls of Distant Design: Why Online Landscape Services Often Fall Short

Exploring the promises and challenges of remote landscape design services, from affordability and accessibility to the nuances of implementation and regional considerations.
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Mar 2024

Designing Your Landscape: The Art of Outdoor Rooms

Discover the art of designing your backyard as outdoor rooms to enhance functionality and appeal. Transform your yard into distinct areas like an outdoor living room, dining space, herb garden, or children's play area. Maximize your outdoor spaces with creative design ideas!
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Mar 2024

5 Tranquil Outdoor Water Features to Transform Your Landscape

Discover the transformative power of outdoor water features in this insightful guide. Explore popular options, benefits, and key considerations for integrating these elements into your landscape design. Dive into a world of relaxation and aesthetic enhancement with outdoor water features!
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Mar 2024

Top 10 Principles of Landscape Design: Elevating Your Outdoor Living

Enhance your outdoor space with the top ten landscape design principles. Learn how to create a harmonious and visually appealing garden, patio, or yard. Expert tips for sustainable and functional designs included.
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Mar 2024

Preparing for Your Landscape Consultation: A Homeowner’s Guide

Transform your outdoor space with a professional designer consultation. Define your vision, gather inspiration, and prioritize goals for a landscape that reflects your lifestyle. Prepare for your dream outdoor haven today!
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Mar 2024

Navigating the Landscape: Choosing the Right Contractor for Your Oasis

Start your outdoor oasis adventure by selecting the ideal landscape contractor. Explore different professionals' specialties to find the perfect match for your landscaping needs, from small neighborhood gardeners to premium architecture firms.
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Mar 2024

Crafting the Perfect Backyard BBQ Space

Discover how to craft the ultimate backyard BBQ space with our guide. From designing the layout and choosing appliances to creating a comfortable seating area and adding unique touches, elevate your outdoor entertaining experience with these expert tips!
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Mar 2024

A Leap into Landscaping: Incorporating a Trampoline into Your Backyard Oasis

Discover how to incorporate a trampoline into your backyard landscape for stunning aesthetics and safety. Learn valuable tips on design, maintenance, and creating a playful oasis.
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Mar 2024

The Price of Quality, Peace of Mind, and a Lasting Outdoor Space

Why professional landscape services cost more than local gardeners: Explore the comprehensive solutions focusing on safety, quality, compliance, and planning in the landscaping industry.
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Feb 2024

Guide to Selecting the Right Belgard Paver for Your Landscape Project

Discover Belgard's diverse paver collections—Artisan, Metropolitan, Natural, Heritage, Environmental, and Porcelain. Explore unique charm and functionality for your design needs.
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Feb 2024

Unleashing the Potentials of Cor-ten Steel in Landscape Design

Discover the versatility and elegance of Cor-ten steel in landscape design. Learn about its unique weathering properties, durability, and modern aesthetic. Find creative ways to incorporate this material in your garden for a touch of industrial elegance and long-lasting appeal.
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Feb 2024

12 Backyard Features to Spark Your Kids’ Imagination

Transform your backyard into an exciting haven for your kids with these 12 fun and creative ideas, from bee and butterfly gardens to treehouses and sensory gardens. Embrace outdoor adventures and educational opportunities this summer!
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Feb 2024

Beat the Rush: Why January and February is Prime Time for Landscape ...

Landscape Design is better if started early in the year. January and February are the best months to start planning you landscape renovation as its when designers and contractors are most available.
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Feb 2024

Creating Ideal Outdoor Space: 12 Landscape Design Tips | Classcin Nursery

Discover top landscape design tips to transform your backyard into a perfect outdoor oasis. Learn how to create a functional and beautiful space with expert advice.
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Feb 2024

Designing an Outdoor Space with Privacy in Mind: Ideas and Considerations

Transform your outdoor space into a private oasis with expert tips on creating privacy barriers and designing serene living areas. Explore cost-effective solutions and stylish elements to enhance your outdoor sanctuary.
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Feb 2024

5 Tips for Designing an Amazing Outdoor Entertainment Space

Discover five key tips to design the perfect outdoor entertainment area for your social gatherings. From designated spaces to mood lighting and more, elevate your hosting game with these expert insights.
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Feb 2024

February Gardening: Embrace the Unpredictable

Discover the beauty and transformative power of February in the garden. From the delicate emergence of snowdrops to vibrant indoor blooms, embrace nature's resilience and prepare for the upcoming growing season.
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Feb 2024

The Game-Changing Addition to Your Backyard: A Sports Court !

Elevate your landscape design and family bonding with versatile spaces for a variety of sports activities. Explore size, surface options, and technical considerations for a top-notch gaming experience.
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Feb 2024

Transform Your Backyard into a Relaxation Haven with a Hot Tub Oasis!

Discover exclusive tips to seamlessly integrate a hot tub into your backyard design for ultimate relaxation and luxury. From pergolas to planters, explore creative ideas to transform your outdoor space.
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Feb 2024

Elevate Your Outdoor Living: Explore Our Landscape Design Portfolio!

Discover our landscape design adventures in Seattle, blending creativity and craftsmanship to transform outdoor visions into paradises. Explore our portfolio showcasing unique outdoor spaces tailored to reflect diverse personalities and lifestyles. From serene retreats to dynamic entertaining areas, be inspired by our projects like the mid-century modern house and picturesque lakeview property.
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Mar 2024

The Art and Evolution of Productive Gardens: A Timeless Tradition

Discover key design elements like raised beds, wide paths, rustic obelisks, planting in rows, and practical containers. Unite form with function in an elegant dance of horticulture.
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Mar 2024

Backyard Bliss: 10 Creative Family-Friendly Outdoor Space Ideas

Transform your home into a sanctuary of family adventures with our family-centered guide. Discover limitless possibilities in your backyard, from joyful children's laughter to the coziness of heartfelt conversations. Embrace creativity and thoughtfulness in your outdoor space today!
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Mar 2024

Best BBQ Grills And Tips To Designing Your Landscape for This Summer

Elevate your outdoor cooking with the perfect standalone grill. Discover top grill choices and redesign tips for your backyard to ensure your summer gatherings are perfectly seasoned.
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Mar 2024

Transform Your Outdoor Space into a Serene Water Garden Oasis

Explore the transformative power of water gardens in landscape design. Discover diverse water features like fountains, ponds, waterfalls, and rain gardens to create your personal outdoor sanctuary.
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Mar 2024

Integrating Garden Decks into Your Home’s Master Landscape Plan

Discover key challenges and elements in landscape design with wood deck integration. Enhance your outdoor space with expert tips and insights.
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Mar 2024

Transforming Your Pacific Northwest Garden into a Bulb Paradise

Explore the world of garden design in the Pacific Northwest, known for its seasonal beauty and vibrant bulbs. Discover expert tips for designing with bulbs to create stunning landscapes that bridge seasons and showcase nature's artistry.
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Mar 2024

April Gardening: Spring is in the Air

Discover the beauty and vitality of April through vibrant blooms, buzzing bees, and the joy of gardening. Embrace the season's renewal in nature and find tips for a flourishing garden and self-care.
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Mar 2024

The Timeless Charm of Country Gardens: A Journey Through Their Evolution

Discover the allure of country gardens - a blend of tradition and innovation. Explore the evolution, design elements, and charm of these lush retreats.
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Mar 2024

Discover the Charm of Cottage Garden Design

Discover the allure of cottage gardens. Transform your landscape into a vibrant oasis with profuse planting, rustic furniture, rose arbors, weathered paths, and more.
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Mar 2024

The Timeless Elegance of Formal Gardens: A Journey Through Design History

Explore the timeless elegance and history of formal gardens in this captivating journey through design evolution. Discover the defining elements, historical roots, and modern applications of formal garden design.
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Mar 2024

The Enigmatic Allure of Japanese Garden Design: A Timeless Influence

Discover the essence of Japanese garden design and its timeless beauty. Explore the intricate balance of nature, philosophy, and spirituality in these serene landscapes.
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Mar 2024

Modernist Garden Design A Blend Of Design And Nature | Classic Nursery

Discover the essence of Modernist gardens - a fusion of art, architecture, and nature. Explore the history, design elements, and legacy of this iconic style in landscape design.
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Mar 2024

Crafting Your Aromatic Oasis: A Gardener’s Guide to Infusing Scents into Your ...

Unlock the secrets of creating an aromatic garden oasis with strategic planting and scents that engage all senses. Elevate your outdoor space with our expert tips for a multisensory retreat.
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Mar 2024

Transform Your Pathways: The Ultimate Guide to Landscape Edging

Discover the art of landscape edging to maintain the beauty and longevity of your outdoor spaces. From wood to steel, explore various edging options to enhance stability and aesthetics in landscape design.
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Mar 2024

Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up Low-Volume Watering Systems for Efficient Garden Maintenance

Discover efficient ways to transform your garden into a lush oasis while conserving water. Explore low-volume watering systems for eco-friendly plant care and sustainability.
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Mar 2024

Craft Your Personalized Freestanding Patio Garden Paradise | Classic Nursery

Transform your outdoor space into a tranquil oasis with a Freestanding Patio Garden. Elevate your landscape with personalized outdoor retreats, blending beauty and functionality seamlessly. Contact us to embark on this landscaping adventure today!
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Apr 2024

18 Creative Outdoor Living Room Ideas for Homeowners | Classic Nursery

Transform your backyard into a cozy outdoor sanctuary with these 18 ideas for creating your own outdoor living room. Upgrade your alfresco experience right at your doorstep!
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Mar 2024

Homeowner’s Guide to Water Conservation

Discover practical tips for water conservation in your garden. Learn about water-wise plants, strategic watering, mulching techniques, irrigation systems, and more to create a sustainable and vibrant outdoor space.
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Mar 2024

The 10% Solution: Optimal Landscape Design Investment for Your Home

Explore the pros and cons of investing in comprehensive landscape design. Discover how to balance design costs with installation realities for a cost-effective and beautiful outdoor space transformation.
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Mar 2024

The Evolution of Natural Gardens: A Blend of Tradition and Innovation

Discover the essence of natural garden design, blending sustainability with aesthetic beauty. Explore the evolution, unique elements, and crafting of these sanctuaries at Classic Landscape + Nursery in Seattle.
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Mar 2024

Rediscovering the Allure of Mediterranean Gardens: Timelessness Meets Modern Elegance

Discover the essence of Mediterranean gardens - a timeless blend of historical richness and modern appeal. Explore design elements, plant palettes, and cultural influences that define this style.
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Feb 2024

Choosing Between Natural and Synthetic Lawns

Making the Grass Greener: The Rise of Synthetic Lawns
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Feb 2024

Your Guide to Patio Costs in Seattle (2024)

Cost of building a patio in Seattle (2024)
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Feb 2024

Seattle Landscaping – Crafting an Urban Oasis

Seattle Landscaping: Considerations to Craft an Urban Oasis.
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Jan 2024

Artful Paths – Landscaping Elegance

Paths, often overlooked, become the canvas upon which the landscape story unfolds.
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Jan 2024

Symmetry vs Asymmetry

Explore the fusion of art and nature in landscape design with Classic.
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Jan 2024

Sustainable Landscaping: Beyond Grass

Discover eco-friendly alternatives for a greener haven from Classic Landscaping + Nursery.
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Dec 2023

Lawn Tips for Success

Eco-friendly lawn tips by Classic Landscaping. Green beauty for a sustainable oasis.
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Sep 2023

Unleashing Beauty and Functionality with Creative Retaining Wall Ideas

Elevate your home's outdoor appeal with innovative retaining wall ideas! Discover how these structures enhance aesthetics, expand usable space, and support diverse landscape elements.
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Sep 2023

Comparing Different Lawn Types for Your Yard

Choosing which type of lawn is best suited for your needs can be a daunting task.
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Aug 2023

Here’s Who to Call for Drainage Problems in the Yard | Classic ...

Who to call for a clogged gutter, soggy lawn, flooded basement or other drainage issue.
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Aug 2023

Don’t Forget Your Autum Yard Clean-Up

Leaf cleaning after the fall foliage is essential to prevent drainage system clogging.
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Apr 2024

Elevate Your Outdoor Sanctuary with Gazebos

Discover how gazebos can transform your outdoor living spaces into enchanting retreats. Explore our professional, inspirational guide to incorporating gazebos in landscape design, complete with beautiful imagery, versatile options, and expert advice to enhance your backyard oasis.
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Apr 2024

Enhance Your Outdoor Space with Arbors and Garden Arches | Classic Nursery

Explore the elegance and functionality of arbors and garden arches in transforming outdoor spaces into enchanting retreats. Discover customizable features, maintenance tips, and design possibilities for creating a visually engaging and harmonious landscape.
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Apr 2024

Discover the Beauty and Practicality of Pergolas | Classic Nursery

Elevate your outdoor space with customizable pergolas that blend beauty and functionality. Discover the perfect pergola for your garden oasis and create a picturesque extension of your home.
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Aug 2023

Outdoor Structures used in Landscape Design

Outdoor structures play a crucial role, enhancing the functionality and aesthetics.
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Aug 2023

Ways to Maximize Your Outdoor Space with a Covered Patio

A backyard patio like a gazebo or pergola serves as an extension of your living space.
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Aug 2023

Eco-conscious Landscapes: Ecological Landscaping Techniques

Ecological landscaping considerations to help create healthy and resilient ecosystems.
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Aug 2023

Comprehensive List of Landscape Construction Elements For your Outdoor Project

From hardscape features to plantings and lighting, each element plays a crucial role.
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Aug 2023

Essential Tips for Successful Container Planting In Classcin Nursery

This guide will outline a few ideas to serve as a foundation to get you started.
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Aug 2023

6 Entryway Landscape Ideas

The entryway of a home is the first impression visitors get, so make it appealing.
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Aug 2023

5 Creative Driveway Landscaping Ideas

Discover how to elevate your driveway from a mere path to a captivating entryway. Explore creative landscaping ideas to enhance curb appeal and transform your property's visual narrative.
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Aug 2023

10 Creative Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

We share landscape ideas that can help you make a statement with your outdoor space.
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Aug 2023

Why You Need a Cohesive Design for your Back Yard

Overall harmony of the elements in your backyard adds value, functionality and beauty.
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Aug 2023

How a Landscape Designer Can Enhance Your Outdoor Space

A well-designed front yard can enhance the appeal of the property, making it more inviting
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Aug 2023

7 Shade Plant Ideas to Consider for Your Landscape Project | Classcin ...

In the PNW, you need to consider the types of plants that will thrive in your environment.
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Aug 2023

Essential Soil Amendments for Optimal Plant Growth

Different types of soil have different needs for successful gardening and plant growth.
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Aug 2023

How to Determine the Soil Types in Your Yard | Classic Nursery

Identifying soil types in your backyard is vital for successful gardening and landscaping.
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Aug 2023

Considerations for Selecting Your Plants in the PNW | Classcin Nursery

Many factors can impact the success and health of your garden or landscaping project.
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Aug 2023

Terraced Gardens: Beautiful Solutions for Slope Yards

Transform your sloped yard into a stunning terraced garden with numerous benefits. Prevent soil erosion, maximize space, reduce maintenance, and enhance curb appeal effortlessly.
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Aug 2023

Tips to Enhance Your Home’s Main Entrance with a Small Garden

Tips to help you transform your home's main entrance into a gorgeous front garden.
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Aug 2023

4 Essential Questions to Answer Starting Landscape Design Journey

How to help create a stunning outdoor space that perfectly aligns with your vision.
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Aug 2023

10 Beautiful Native Wildflowers for Your Landscape in Western Washington

Native blooms attract a variety of wildlife making your landscape a vibrant eco-system.
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Aug 2023

Enhancing Western Washington Landscapes with Native Tree | Classcin Nursery

Elevate your outdoor haven with Classic's guide to three categories of native trees.
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Aug 2023

Landscape Design Ideas for a Sloped Yard

How to transform your sloped yard into a stunning outdoor space and maximize its potential
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Aug 2023

How to Take Advantage of King County’s RainWise Program | Classcin Nursery

This program grants property owners rebates when they install rain gardens or cisterns.
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Aug 2023

Exploring Different Landscape Design Styles

A landscape that reflects your personal taste and allows you to enjoy your outdoor space.
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Aug 2023

Harnessing the Benefits of Rain Gardens

One of the significant benefits of rain gardens is their ability to filter out pollutants.
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Aug 2023

6 Fire Pit Design Ideas for Seattle

Classic's expert guide to warmth, style, and transformative outdoor spaces.
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Aug 2023

Financing Your Landscape Project

Classic Nursery & Landscape Co. has partnered with EnerBank to provide financing options.
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Aug 2023

Transforming Your Outdoor Space: Exploring the Benefits of Landscape Construction Services

Enhance your home's aesthetic appeal, increase its value and improve your outdoor living.
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Aug 2023

Exploring the Principles and Possibilities of Permaculture Landscape Design

A myriad of possibilities for creating sustainable, productive, and beautiful spaces.
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Aug 2023

4 Tips to Create the Perfect Landscape Design in Seattle

Transform your yard into a stunning oasis that complements the beauty of the Emerald City.
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Jul 2023

Transform Your Outdoor Space with a Free Landscape Design Consultation Near You

A guide on making the most of a free landscape design consultation in your vicinity.
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Jul 2023

Unlock Potential Even on a Sloped Yard by Installing a Fire Pit

When installing a fire pit on a sloped yard it is most important to ensure it is level.
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Jul 2023

Landscaping Hacks: Concealing Utility Boxes

Creatively concealing utility boxes can elevate your outdoor aesthetic.
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Jul 2023

Choosing the Best Hardscape Contractor : 6 Key Factors to Consider

With so many providers to choose from, how do know which one is ideal for your project?
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Jul 2023

Your Outdoor Experience with Natural Stone Fire Pits

The numerous fire pit colors and patterns offer endless possibilities to match any style.
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Jan 2023

Rainwater does not have to be an inconvenience – it can be ...

Capturing rainwater for later use can be especially useful during dry summer months.
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Jan 2023

Cultivate Your Edible Garden in Seattle’s Unique Climate

Discover a guide to creating a thriving edible garden in Seattle with tomatoes, peppers, berries, herbs, and leafy greens. Cultivate a sustainable food forest right at your doorstep!
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Jan 2023

Establishing a Budget

The greatest mistake when commissioning a landscape project.
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Jan 2023

Caring for Your New Landscape

Caring for your lawns need not be as complicated as the big stores would have you believe.
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Jan 2023

The Ultimate Guide: Questions to Ask Your Landscape Designer During the On-Site ...

Discover the essential questions to ask during a designer consultation for your home project. Ensure your design choices align with your vision and lifestyle. Get insights to navigate the process effectively.
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Jan 2023

Landscape Care vs Landscape Maintenance

Landscape maintenance is not the same as landscape care.
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Dec 2022

Drainage Considerations for a Landscape Renovation Project

Our experts can help you design the perfect drainage solution for your property.
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