Landscaping Blog & Tips

  • How to Prepare Your Landscape for Winter

    Winter can be a rough time for your landscaping, so fall is the perfect time for homeowners to take stock of their property and plan what they can do to help their landscape survive the winter and start with its best foot forward in the spring. Seeds for Success The best chance for your lawn […]

  • 7 Walkway Ideas to Enhance Your Landscape

    First impressions are always important. One of the big things that make an impact on arriving guests is your landscaping and walkway. To kick up your curb appeal a notch or three, here are some ideas to create a new pathway. 1. A Flagstone Path Flagstone walkways have a timeless beauty and can be worked […]

  • How to Maintain Your Lawn in the Extreme Tulsa Heat

    In Tulsa, extreme heat can take an extreme toll on your lawn, turning it brown and withered before you know it. As Tulsa’s trusted lawn care professionals, we at Proactive Landscaping are happy to provide these tips to help you maintain a healthy, intact lawn. 1. Cut the Grass to the Right Height Adjust your […]

  • 5 Exterior Lighting Tips That Can Make a Big Difference

    The exterior of your home is a guest or buyer’s first impression of it. Even if you spend years meticulously perfecting the inside of your house, staging and upgrading it, if you neglect the facade, you’ll diminish the property’s overall beauty. Of the exterior improvements you can make, lighting is one of the most important […]

  • How to Mow Your Lawn to Look Like A Professional Did It

    Have you ever looked at a professionally mowed lawn and marveled at just how good it looks? The grass on baseball fields and golf courses always seem to look so much better than you can ever get your front lawn looking. Now, you can use the same trade secrets that experts use to achieve that […]

  • How Outdoor Lighting Can Enhance Your Home’s Landscape

    Home-improvement TV shows are always emphasizing the importance of a home’s curb appeal. In fact, many Tulsa, OK area homeowners have taken important steps to improve the look of their home by enhancing the landscaping or refreshing the exterior of the house. Perhaps you have as well. But have you ever given any thought to […]

  • 4 Landscaping Choices That Will Save You Cash on Your Energy Bills

    Who doesn’t want a beautiful home with a gorgeous garden and foliage worthy of appearing on the cover of Home & Garden magazine? Although a beautiful landscape can appear as expensive as it is broad, that’s not always the case. Great landscaping is an art form, but it’s not necessarily as expensive as you might […]

  • 7 Reasons Landscaping Matters for More Than Just Looks

    A beautiful lawn can be an excellent status symbol. One that includes a perfectly manicured lawn and expertly trimmed hedges creates a fabulous sense of confidence because you know your property has to be one of the most attractive on the block. But because it might seem like no more than a cosmetic feature, some […]

  • Tired of Your Landscaping? Try These 10 Trending Updates in 2017

    Landscaping plays an essential role in making your house feel like a home. It’s an exterior expression of who you are and what you stand for. For that reason, it’s not something that can be done just once and locked in place for years to come. You may get tired of your initial landscape design […]

  • 8 Professional Landscaping Tips to Create a Dream Front Yard

    Homeowners understand that their front yards are critical to their home’s appearance. When we think about the elements of landscaping that constitute great curb appeal, it’s not enough to simply have a well-manicured lawn. We looked to well-known home improvement guru Bob Villa to get some professional tips on creating the front yard of your […]