Adding Plants to your Bathroom

By: Christina Hughey Wanting to add more of a spa feeling to your bathroom? An easy way to do this is to add plants to your bathroom! Although this may sound like a big challenge. It is not impossible. By simply choosing the right plants...

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Favorite Houseplants

Nurseries are closing up their outdoor plant selections, but if you are lucky to have a nursery with a greenhouse near you, go fulfill your plant buying needs with some houseplants.   Here are some of my favorites:   Christmas Cactus (source) A Christmas Cactus isn't a desert type of cactus,...

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Fireplaces For Fall

Who doesn't love a good s'mores night with blankets wrapped around your shoulders on a good crisp fall night? Fire pits and fire places are a great addition to your back yard space. Not only are they one of the top outdoor trends of the...

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Front Yard Neighborhoods

Today at DG2 Home, we will be focusing on what makes a neighborhood great. Is it the homes? The landscaping? The sense of community or all of the above? With the world being such a social media and technology driven environment, the art of knowing...

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Those Summer Nights

Summer is wrapping up and fall is quickly approaching. With the weather cooling off in the next month or so (but this is Missouri, so who are we kidding?) spending evenings outside is priceless. What elements in your back yard would entice you to dine...

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Backyard Pergolas

The summer months are time for grilling, swimming and being outside. Creating a backyard oasis takes time and lots of layers, but a good start is to create a space for gathering. Patios are great, but why not take the extra step and have a...

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Throwing Shade

When summer is here, the urge to plant bright and festive flowers is strong, especially in full sun locations. But what happens if you don't have a sunny spot for annuals? Don't give up! Shade gardens can be some of the most stunning gardens around....

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The Value of a Professional

Porto Cima Residence     Architects, Project Managers, Builders, Interior Designers and Landscape Architects make a successful team when designing, building and selling a home. Each profession has extensive knowledge in their field and can make decisions that increase the value of the project.   Why collaborate with landscape architects...

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Flood Protection

Currently the Midwest region is seeing major flooding over highways, in neighborhoods and over major spans of the land. While protecting your home from major flooding will take more than just a few plants and drainage, this post will give you tips on how to...

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Egg-stra Special Easter Eggs

DG2 Home isn't a DIY blog, or a craft blog, but sometimes you can break the shell and write about something a little different. (See what I did there?)   DG2 Home is a landscape design firm that focuses on natural elements, sustainability and creativity, so today,...

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