The Landmark Group Blog

Advice to inspire.

Hear straight from the experts here on our blog — whether it’s a deep dive into landscape design, a closer look at individual design elements or tips and tricks from our property care team.

Five Ways To Keep Your Lawn Healthy And Green

Lawn care tips from the Landmark Group — part two

Lawn Care Tips For Georgian Bay

How to make your lawn the envy of the neighbourhood — part one

Nine Ways To Freshen Up Your Landscape

Breathe new life into your yard with these upgrades

The Best Plants For Your Summer Containers

Spruce up patios, decks, entries and more with these showstoppers!

Looking For a Great Place to Live, Work and Play?

You’ll find everything on the shores of Georgian Bay

How the Landmark Group Attracts and Retains Top Talent

Three benefits of positive company culture and how they impact you

Choosing the Right Pool for Summer Fun

Use these helpful tips to bring resort living to your backyard.

Delight Your Guests With a Beautifully Designed Outdoor Kitchen

There’s more to an outdoor kitchen than just a barbecue — these tips will help you get started.

How To Protect Your Investment With Landscape Maintenance

Six ways to maintain your landscape so it stands the test of time

Choosing the Right Landscape Design Style

Three different design styles you can incorporate into your home or property’s landscape

What to Look For in Your Landscape Designer

The five traits that are sure to lead to a great design

Why Your Landscape Project Should Start With Design

Five reasons why it’s worth paying for professional landscape design

Choosing the Right Spa For Your Backyard Retreat

The four main types of hot tubs and how to choose yours.

How Smart Irrigation Can Save You Water & Money

Having a beautiful, lush lawn and garden is easier than ever

How to Keep Your Shoreline Vibrant and Healthy

Restore your shoreline to its natural beauty and protect it for years to come

The Best Plants for the Georgian Bay Area

These native plants, perennials and trees are perfect for your garden

Firepit vs. Fireplace: Which Is Right for You?

How to choose the one that’s right for your outdoor space

Eight Tips to Keep Your Garden Healthy

Even if you don’t have a “green thumb,” these tips will keep your garden looking good all year!

Three ideas to style your fall decor

Get inspired with these design tips from our decor team!

Christmas Lights 101

How to light up your house for the holidays.

Outdoor decor ideas for the holiday season

A few things to keep in mind when decorating your landscape this winter...

Preparing your property for winter

A checklist for winterizing your landscape

Landscape Lighting 101

Everything you need to know to see your yard in a new light