Landscaping Blog & Tips

  • Landscape Design Ideas That Add Privacy Your Backyard

    Your landscaping and outdoor spaces offer a functional, entertaining extension of your home. Designed properly, your home’s exterior landscape can provide beautiful, comfortable, inviting areas to entertain guests or to relax and rejuvenate after a hard day’s work. It also offers a fun, safe space for children and pets to play and experience fresh air […]

  • 4 Tips For a Beautiful Garden This Spring

    One of the most delightful, attractive, and satisfying ways to enhance your home’s curb appeal and create a beautiful yard that makes you happy to be outside is to create a well-crafted home garden. And with spring right around the corner—or maybe already here—it’s a perfect time to start considering what type of garden design […]

  • 2 Questions to Ask Yourself Before a Major Landscaping Project

    Creating beautiful new landscaping for your Tulsa home can add great pleasure to your experience as a homeowner. You’ll achieve enhanced curb appeal. And you’ll enjoy spending time outside—a major advantage of home ownership. But before you jump into a major Tulsa landscaping project, it’s wise to consider these two key questions that will help […]

  • 5 Ideas for a Great Winter Landscape

    The holiday months have come and gone, and you’ve probably taken down your outdoor Christmas lights. What’s next? What can be done to keep your home exterior looking festive and attractive throughout the rest of the winter? There are a few simple things that can be done to maintain and even liven up your landscape. […]

  • 9 Landscaping New Year’s Resolutions

    New Year’s is the time for us to make resolutions to better ourselves. It is also a good time to make resolutions to better our home and its Tulsa landscaping. Rolling up our sleeves and doing some work now means that we will have magnificent gardens and greenery to enjoy once the warm weather comes. […]

  • Why Hire A Pro To Hang Your Christmas Lights?

    It’s getting to that time of year again when an avalanche of holidays pours in, and the family life accelerates with more gifts, gatherings and other activities. For some people, now that Halloween is over, the “main event” for outdoor home decoration has finally arrived. It’s time for Christmas lights! Some people take huge amounts […]

  • 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 […]