Why You Should Consider Having a Hot Tub Installed this Winter

Just because the weather turns colder doesn’t mean the summer fun has to end. Here in Kansas City, we are blessed with four distinct seasons, which means covering the pool and packing up the lounge chairs. It does, however, provide the perfect excuse for installing a hot tub.

Questions to Ask Any Landscaper Before Signing on the Dotted Line

Before hiring a professional landscaper there are a few things to consider. Your property reflects you as a homeowner, increases curb appeal and adds to your enjoyment. Choosing the right landscaper to express these advantages means holding out for a team that shares your vision and promises fast, affordable, quality results.

5 Ways to Use Paved Walkways that Will Boost Your Property Value

Curb appeal is all about sprucing up the outside of your home so that the house and property seem like the perfect package deal. Adding something as simple as paved walkways, for example, is an inexpensive way to improve curb appeal and property value. Whether you are selling, or simply looking to add a little […]

5 Landscaping Tools Every Homeowner Should Keep on Hand

In Kansas, homeowners take great pride in our lawns and gardens, so it is no surprise that so many people own their own landscaping equipment around town. Of course, many homeowners also invest in a professional landscaping team to ensure grass and flowers always look their best, but there are a few tools every homeowner […]

What Is Lawn Aeration and Why Is It Important?

Just as the name suggests, lawn aeration involves the allowance of air to penetrate the soil beneath your lawn. It might sound strange, but just like all other living things, the grass in your yard needs to breathe to survive (so to speak).

Late Summer Landscaping Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

As the summer season winds to a close, taking with it the day-long sunshine and warm weather, the landscape in your yard and garden changes too. Flowers begin to dry and lose their petals, the trees shake off shades of green for yellow and brown, and the days shorten dramatically. Before autumn leaves a blanket […]

Four Basic Types of Retaining Walls and Their Uses

As you drive around Kansas City, you may notice there are many garden and landscaping features that have become overly popular. The retaining wall is one such popular feature, appearing on lawns around the city. As a leading landscaper here in Kansas, High Prairie Landscaping installs retaining walls for a variety of purposes.

Common Reasons Your Kansas City Perennials Fail to Establish

Creating a paradise on your property takes a lot of care. At High Prairie Landscaping, we understand that not every homeowner is born with a green thumb, but we strongly believe you can develop one with time and practice. One of the areas we hear our clients struggling with is perennials.

How to Repair Pet Damage on Your Lawn

Pets are more than animals, they are family, but what do you do when your pet begins destroying the lawn? At High Prairie Landscaping, we receive many questions about lawn care and pets, specifically about how to repair damage caused by a pet. Fortunately, as a leader in landscaping here in Kansas City, we have […]