After reading that title, you may be asking yourself, “What could these
three things possibly have in common?” They all have to do with big
mistakes in pond and water-feature construction.
The simplicity of landscape fabric belies its versatility. Like a jack-of-all-trades, this product can be used in many different settings, for many different reasons. Whether it’s for filtration, reinforcement under pavers, weed abatement, or even keeping wildlife at bay, this product can do it all.
One of the hallmarks of a quality landscape
installation is that it looks fabulous when you first put it in and
only gets better with time. The neat and tidy beds of a brand new
landscape almost always look great, even when plants are relatively
undersized. Then, as plants start growing to their optimal size, the
view just keeps getting better. With a great installation, the
landscape continues to look picture-postcard beautiful for years.
WHAT STABILIZES SOIL, RETAINS
moisture, saves on mulch, aids in filtration,
reinforces and protects, and
oh, yes . . . minimizes weeding? The
answer is landscape fabric. Commonly
known as a weed-barrier, landscape
fabric isn’t just for weed control.
It’s a multi-tool rolled up in a
convenient, easy-to-use package.
PRIMED AND READY TO ONE DAY assume her father’s business, Meredith DeWitt faces not only the pressures of maintaining a $30-million a year corporation, but the
pitfalls of being a young woman in a predominately male industry.
Would you believe an advertisement for a product that can do absolutely everything? Just imagine the late-night infomercial: Breathless pitchman going a mile a minute...It’s a microwave oven . . . and a shoe polisher! It’s a tennis racquet . . . and an urban assault vehicle!